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4.12.19

My Daughter Died By Suicide After Being Abused at College

The police officers took my hand, and asked: “Is your daughter Emily a student at the University of Aberdeen?” They told me she had taken her own life. I can honestly say that our world descended into complete darkness.

4.11.19

4 Women Killed By Men They'd Reported to South Wales Police

Using British Freedom of Information laws, Broadly obtained the number of women killed by partners, ex-partners, or stalkers in south Wales in a three year period, despite reporting them to police.

4.11.19

The Covert Ways Young People Stalk Their Victims Online

When so many of your social interactions are conducted online, it can be particularly complicated to evade a stalker.

4.10.19

What It's Like to Be Stalked on a College Campus

"He's going to come in and kill us all one day," a coworker at my college newspaper told me.

4.9.19

What to Do If You're Being Stalked at College

It can feel particularly isolating if you're a victim of stalking on a university campus. We spoke to experts to find out the most effective ways of taking action.

4.8.19

We Can't Ignore Stalking and Domestic Violence on College Campuses

This month, Broadly's Unfollow Me series investigates domestic violence and stalking at universities across the UK.

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4.8.19

51 Percent of Students Accused of Stalking or Abuse Allowed to Stay at UK Universities

Through FOI requests, Broadly asked every UK university how many students were accused of stalking or domestic abuse, and how many were expelled by college authorities. We found 381 cases of student-on-student abuse and stalking in a three year period.

2.20.19

35 London Women Murdered by Partners or Exes in Three Years

The killers in eight of the 35 cases had previously been reported to the police for violent or threatening behavior, according to data uncovered by Broadly under Freedom of Information laws.

1.15.19

Teen Killed By Abusive Ex Even After Reporting Him to Police Five Times

Metropolitan Police officers are being investigated to see whether they could have prevented the death of the 17-year-old girl.

12.13.18

The Psychology Behind Stalking

It’s comforting to believe that we can easily spot a stalker. But people who engage in stalking actually vary far more widely that you'd expect.

12.11.18

How to Tell If Your Partner Is Spying on Your Phone

"Stalkerware" apps let abusers monitor their partner's phones and track their locations—without them knowing.

12.7.18

When It's Your Job to Be Online, Cyberstalking Can Be Inescapable

Despite potentially causing mental health effects as serious as PTSD, cyberstalking is often seen as nothing more than a high price tag for being visible online.

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