Department of Family Services - Domestic and Sexual Violence Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

703-324-5730
TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway, Pennino Building, Floor 7, Suite 740
Fairfax, VA 22035

Toni Zollicoffer,
Director

January is Stalking Awareness Month

January is Stalking Awareness Month

Stalking is:.

  • repeated and unwanted contact that makes you feel afraid or harassed.
  • serious, often violent, and can escalate over time.
  • a crime in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Stalking can look like:

  • calling, texting or leaving voicemails even after you’ve asked them to stop.
  • constantly checking in on you at home, work, or school.
  • vandalizing your car or other property.
  • controlling your phone, internet or social media.
  • showing up where you are, even when you haven’t shared your location with them.
  • asking friends, family or co-workers for information about you.
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