The authors, with more than 60 total years of experience in the field of domestic violence, make up the Safety Net Project at the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV). Cynthia Fraser, Erica Olsen, and Sarah Tucker are Technology Safety Specialists; Kaofeng Lee is Project and Communications Specialist; and Cindy Southworth is founder of the Safety Net Project and Vice President of Development and Innovations at NNEDV.
The New Age of Stalking: Technological Implications for Stalking
Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2010
© 2010 National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Juvenile and Family Court Journal
Special Issue: Family Violence
Volume 61, Issue 4, pages 39–55, Fall 2010
How to Cite
Fraser, C., Olsen, E., Lee, K., Southworth, C. and Tucker, S. (2010), The New Age of Stalking: Technological Implications for Stalking. Juvenile and Family Court Journal, 61: 39–55. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-6988.2010.01051.x
- Issue online: 25 NOV 2010
- Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2010
Technology has led to tremendous advancements in our society but has also brought more danger to victims of stalking and given more tools for stalkers to use. New technology has made it more difficult for prosecutors and judges to hold stalkers accountable for their crimes, and without an understanding of how technology is misused by stalkers to track and monitor their victims, many victims don't get the justice they deserve. This article addresses the tremendous impact of technology on stalking, especially within the context of intimate partner stalking.