Officials consider GPS to track stalkers

System may be used as a condition of someone's probation or parole in felony stalking cases


By Kelsey Bray
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle

CHEYENNE — Criminal justice officials across the country are working on a new way to protect victims of domestic violence and stalking.

Programs are being launched in states like Minnesota that use GPS technology to warn stalking victims and law enforcement officers when an offender is nearby.

In some programs, victims who choose to participate carry around a receiver made by Stalker Alert.

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