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Some have lost jobs, had to move house, or feel unable to go out socially as a result of being stalked.
More than TWO MILLION people in England and Wales are stalked every year, the British Crime Survey reveals.
Of the 230 subjects, 51% had stalked an ex-partner, 33% had stalked an acquaintance, and 16% had stalked a stranger.
I used to be head of the Homicide Prevention Unit at New Scotland Yard and reviewed the murder of Clare Bernal who was stalked and murdered.
66% of female stalking victims are stalked by a current or former intimate partner
7 percent of women report being stalked by the age of 45.
Nationally around one in five women and one in 10 men will be stalked at some point in their lives.
The law is designed to provide a civil remedy for those being stalked.
Highlights from the report revealed that about half (46 percent) of stalking victims experienced at least one unwanted contact per week, and 11 percent of victims said that they had been stalked for 5 years or more.
Most of this research has shown that males form a significant proportion of those who are stalked by a former-intimate partner, and in more recent years, some studies have found that former-intimate stalking, like "domestic violence," is gender neutral or gender-inclusive.
Being stalked is one of a woman's worst nightmares and I lived in intense fear for over two years.
Chris said: "The joy of the job is taking someone out who has never stalked before, letting them see deer in the wild for the first time and then seeing the satisfaction of their first kill.
The authors interviewed 62 women who have been stalked by violent partners, many of them for years, to describe their daily lives and the critical cultural and community factors that could alleviate or prevent the incidence of stalking.
The results of a random-digit-dial telephone survey of more than 9,600 adults show that about 10 million adults in the United States report having been stalked at some point in their lifetime.
Home Office statistics showed that 9% - one in 11 - of both women and men had been stalked in the previous 12 months.