Stalking is engaging in a course of conduct (repeatedly maintaining a visual or physical proximity to a person without legitimate purpose or repeatedly conveying oral or written threats, threats implied by conduct, or a combination thereof, directed at or toward a person) directed at a specific person that would cause a reasonable person to (a) fear for his/her safety or the safety of others, or (b) suffer significant emotional distress.

Stalking Information and Resources

Please click here to access the Office of Victim Service's comprehensive document including the following information:

  • What does stalking look like?
  • Stalking statistics in the US
  • What can you do if you are being stalked?
  • Resource list for stalking

Wisconsin Criminal Stalking Laws