‘Stalking is a homicide in slow motion.’ Did West Chester police fail stalked, slain woman?

Research shows stalking is a lethal risk factor, but one not as well understood among law enforcement as domestic violence or sexual abuse for myriad reasons, including a lack of stalking-related training for officers, said Jennifer Landhuis, the director of the Stalking Prevention, Awareness, and Resource Center.

“We are at with stalking where we were with domestic violence 22 years ago when we started,” Landhuis said.