If you feel that you are in immediate danger, call 911 or JCUPD at 216-397-1234

Take stalking seriously – don’t ignore the behavior

Document all stalking behavior using the Stalking Log

Develop a safety plan. This might include taking a different route to class, changing your routine, staying at a friend’s house, developing a code word to signal danger to friends or family

Contact the police; stalking is against the law and John Carroll policy.

Contact an advocate to learn more about stalking and your options, including protection orders.You can contact the 24/7 hotline at 216-391.4357 (HELP) for the Cleveland Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center or the Violence Prevention and Action Center at 216 -397-2175 (during business hours).

Tell trusted friends and family members about the stalking behavior to get support.