Examples of Stalking Behaviors

  • Repeatedly calling you, including hang-ups.

  • Follow you and show up wherever you are.

  • Send unwanted gifts, letters, cards, or emails.

  • Damage your place of residence, car, or other property.

  • Monitors your computer or phone usage.

  • Uses technology, like hidden cameras or global positioning systems (GPS), to track where you go.

  • Drive by or hang out at your place of residence, school, or work.

  • Threatening to hurt you, your friends/family.

  • Finding out about you by using public records, social media/online search services, going through your garbage, contacting your friends, family, co-workers, etc.

  • Other actions that control, track, or frighten you or cause you emotional distress.

Report to Title IX
Contact Drake Public Safety
Confidential Resources

Quick contacts to reach a confidential advocate

  • VIP peer-student advocacy
    515-512-2972 (call or text)
  • Polk County Crisis and Advocacy
  • Cowles Library 109 during the academic year
        - Tuesdays 2:30-4:30
        - Thursdays 9:00-11:00