/ Feb 14, 2017

25% of Japan's stalkers took up police advice for therapy

Among stalkers in Japan who were advised by prefectural police departments in April-December last year to consult doctors and counselors, offenders in 25 percent of all cases followed the recommendations, data from the National Police Agency show. Police departments aim to use medical care ...

Companies cash in on women's fear of stalkers

Dec 29, 2013

Companies cash in on women's fear of stalkers

With the number of crimes involving stalking on the rise, a variety of new services and goods are targeting women who fear they might be attacked. Tokyo Safe Guard, which holds self-defense classes combining martial arts with combat sports in the Akihabara district and ...