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Chandigarh: Two policemen suspended for stalking

Sources said the woman did not want to file an FIR and only wanted some departmental action to be taken against the men. She was contacted by one of these two policemen two years ago as well, and she blocked him. After this, the policeman was suspended.

Mumbai: Man gets three years in jail for stalking Class IX girl

The girl’s mother, while deposing before the court, said that she had called on the number given by the accused and warned him against harassing her daughter but the accused did not pay heed.


Mumbai: Youth held for stalking, harassing woman

The woman, who stays with her 39-year-old husband and two sons, would meet the accused whenever he visited Mumbai, the police said.

Mumbai: Driver arrested for stalking former employer’s wife

According to police sources, the driver was sacked by the woman’s husband, a businessman, two months ago, for allegedly misbehaving with his wife.

Woman shot at by stalker who landed at doorstep with a gun

A PCR call was made and the woman was taken to a hospital, where she is currently recuperating. She is out of danger, said a senior police officer.

Three held for stalking DU student

DCP (New Delhi) Madhur Verma said a case under IPC Section 354D (stalking) has been registered and the accused have been arrested. While one of them, Chandra Mohan (34), was arrested from the spot, his two other friends Lavkush and Santosh were arrested Friday.


Mumbai: Woman says she’s being spied upon with her phone, computer

The woman says she has been receiving messages relating to her activities and FB posts.

Who is Afraid of a Friend Request?

To be 18 and a woman in rural Uttar Pradesh is to always walk a thin red line.

Woman set ablaze on Secunderabad street by stalker, dies

Karthik allegedly threw petrol on Sandhya while she was walking home from work in Lalaguda area and set her on fire. Police said the duo had known each other for over two years when Karthik also worked in the same aluminium fabrication unit where Sandhya worked as a accountant-cum-receptionist.

'Stalking – a precursor to serious crimes, make it non-bailable'

Under the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013, stalking is a punishable offence under Section 354D of IPC, with jail of up to 3 years for first-time offenders. However, this law is believed to have a serious loophole – the first offence of stalking is “bailable”.