More and more people who commit violence against their intimate partners are using technology to make their victims’ lives worse.
Consider one case we came across in our research: A woman in New York City who was being abused had sought help at a counseling center — privately, she thought. Her partner, however, had installed a tracking device on her phone, drove to the center, and literally kicked in its door. Counselors ended up calling the police.
NOTE FROM FIELDS AND DENNIS — FOR OUR SERIES ON CYBER ISSUES AND DIVORCE, SEE HERE.