Chapter 4. Police Care and Support for Victims of Stalking

  1. Julian Boon and
  2. Lorraine Sheridan
  1. Gary Copson and
  2. Nicola Marshall

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713037.ch4

Stalking and Psychosexual Obsession: Psychological Perspectives for Prevention, Policing and Treatment

Stalking and Psychosexual Obsession: Psychological Perspectives for Prevention, Policing and Treatment

How to Cite

Copson, G. and Marshall, N. (2002) Police Care and Support for Victims of Stalking, in Stalking and Psychosexual Obsession: Psychological Perspectives for Prevention, Policing and Treatment (eds J. Boon and L. Sheridan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713037.ch4

Editor Information

  1. University of Leicester, UK

Author Information

  1. Gavin de Becker &Associates, Los Angeles

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471494591

Online ISBN: 9780470713037

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Keywords:

  • victims;
  • police care;
  • stalking;
  • metropolitan police;
  • psychosexual harassment

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • What Stalking Victims Want From Police (Apart From Making It Stop)

  • WHAT POLICE CAN ACTUALLY DELIVER

  • THE RAPE MYTH AND THE STALKING MYTH

  • Even Best Practice Might Not Be Enough

  • Some Promising Developments

  • Conclusions

  • References