National Stalking Awareness Month Proclamation presented by Mary Cookson, Victim Advocate:
Saline County acknowledges stalking as a pervasive crime, often perpetrated by known individuals, causing fear and endangerment.
The proclamation brings awareness to the public that, in 2022, 176 protection orders were filed in Saline County, highlighting the prevalence of this issue. The community is urged to combat stalking by raising awareness, adopting multidisciplinary responses, and providing enhanced victim services.
Read the proclamation