Stalking charges may be filed against a person who willfully, maliciously, and repeatedly follows or harasses another person and who makes a credible threat, including that performed through the use of an electronic communication device, Cyberstalking, with the intent to place that person in reasonable fear for his or her safety, or the safety of his or her immediate family. Also see Stalking Penal Code § 646.9, and other crimes such as Conspiracy | Penal Code § 182.
What does the prosecutor have to prove?
1. Defendant willfully, maliciously, and repeatedly followed or harassed Victim.
2. Defendant made a credible threat to Victim.
3. Defendant intended to place Victim in reasonable fear for his or her safety. or
3. Defendant intended to place Victim in reasonable fear for the safety of his or her immediate family.
With probation 0-364 days
Misdemeanor: 0-364 days