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Assisting Stalking Victims Using Victim Notification
 
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Is there help available for victims of wealthy men who are threatening to frame someone for a crime they did not commit?
Marta Alvarez
03/21/2012
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Christine
04/27/2012
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I would like to know what exactly victim notification is and how it is used to assist victims?
Daniel Grab
03/19/2012
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I would like to know what does or what can a victim of stalking get help when the police have been compliant with the stalking group as the perpetarator is an ex fireman and his family are all poice offic...
Patricia Conkli
01/28/2011
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James
03/29/2011
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Barbara
02/10/2011
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Hope you don't mind that I don't have a question but I just had to tell you that I have been using both the VINELink and VPO and as a Victim Witness Advocate I love them both!
Karla
01/26/2011
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01/26/2011
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Are there any evaluations of victim notification programs to determine their effectiveness? I have had to deal with three situations to date where the victim was not notified and the perpetrator given a de...
Carol Olden
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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1. How can we get Faith-Based Communities to be more involved in being educated and learning how to identify and help victims recover?2. World Vision notified me of plans for kids to be trafficked at the u...
Stephanie
01/26/2011
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James
03/23/2011
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travis
01/26/2011
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Do you have any information as to problems that other states have experienced when implementing or using the VINE system?
Kelly
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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What is the best way for a parent to help their child/teen who is being stalked by a fellow teen?
Pam
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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I have booklets regarding safety planning, however, is there a class that is offered in putting a safety plan in action. I sometimes feel that I may do more harm than good in trying to protect someone wit...
Sherry Midkiff
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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Do you know what notification systems are available in Kansas?
Jessica Hall
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
arrow icon I am looking for a victim notification system that a sheriff...
Jessica Hall
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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How can we get law enforcement to enforce the protective orders when the stalker leaves the scene before they arrive, and what actions should be put in place by law enforcement to protect these victims?
T.Scalf
01/26/2011
arrow icon Stalking logs are a great tool for stalking victims. The NC...
Janet K
01/26/2011
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Oregon has a system that allows victims to have access to information via text message and e-mail about the status of protective orders and when offenders have been released from prison in cases of domesti...
Anne Johnson
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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What is the best way to protect a stalking victim within a community group such as a church? If the church is unwilling to uphold a protective order, is there any recourse for the victim? I have a victim w...
Susan H
01/26/2011
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travis
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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What is the best way to geta job helping victims? And what experiences have you had while working or learning about victims?
Ms. Fritsch
01/26/2011
arrow icon Travis this is an exciting field of service with diverse op...
travis
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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When one has done everything possible ro remain safe physically in a stalking situation, how can one feel safe psychologically?
Ttraci999
01/26/2011
arrow icon Travis yes, these can and generally are two (2) different fa...
travis
01/26/2011
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In the early stages when one suspects she/he is being stalked, what are the most important steps to take to provide information to law enforcement?
Ttraci999
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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How can we do more to stop children from being victims of human trafficking-I believe they were stalked before being taken?
Stephanie
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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Can a victim get other past conviction information on their defendant using victim notification?
Ttraci999
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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How can VINE help my clients who are being stalked? For other DV advocates, how are you finding VINE to be effective in helping your stalking victims?
Kate
01/26/2011
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Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
arrow icon Travis at this point, I hope that you can find examples in r...
travis
01/26/2011
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Brittany
01/26/2011
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Jenny
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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Is there any resource or information for undocumented immigrants who are being stalked by another undocumented immigrants, permanent resident or USC?
Michiko
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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Besides using victim notification systems, what else can victim advocates or even citizens do to help those who are being stalked or are in fear of being stalked? Also, how has this notification system hel...
Susie
01/26/2011
arrow icon awareness and victim access to services.Travis---Part II.Hmm...
travis
01/26/2011
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Hi im in a family violence course, this is a subject that really interests me because it's part of many peoples lives. I would like to learn more on how do you know if you're being stalked by someone and ...
yuliana garcia
01/26/2011
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travis
01/26/2011
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Do you believe victim notification is enough or should there be more resources made available for victims?
Melissa Pacheco
01/26/2011
arrow icon Travis very good question! Victims need, and deserve, a wide...
travis
01/26/2011
arrow icon Victim notification is only one of the essential resources n...
Trudy Gregorie
01/26/2011
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What is the victim notification technology and how is it effective?
Anna
01/26/2011
arrow icon Thru web based technology, the Interstate Compact Offender T...
Pat Tuthill
01/26/2011
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Karin Ho
01/26/2011
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