My ex boyfriend keeps calling me and showing up at my work and night school. What can I do to stop him from bothering me?

Anyone who believes they are in imminent danger should call 911 immediately and report the situation to the authorities.

After that, it is important to decide whether an Order of Protection is necessary. Under Illinois law, a victim may be entitled to a protective order against someone guilty of harassment. The definition of harassment in Illinois is unnecessary conduct that causes a victim emotional distress. There are several behaviors that constitute harassment, including repeatedly visiting work or school, repeatedly calling a victim, repeatedly following victims in public places, and a few others.

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