Statutory guidance

Stalking Protection Act: statutory guidance for the police

What police need to do under the Stalking Protection Act, which introduced Stalking Protection Orders.

Documents

Stalking Protection Orders: statutory guidance for the police

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Details

Statutory guidance on how to approach applying for a Stalking Protection Order.

The information may also help those working for other criminal justice agencies, statutory bodies, and non-governmental or voluntary organisations which are associated with victims or people affected by stalking.

This guidance applies to England and Wales only.

Find out how to report a stalker.

Published 20 January 2020