Introduce anti-stalking law

By:

Rusni Tajari

Affiliations:

Women's Aid Organisation (WAO_

Policy Code:

2c Women

Problem Statement:

Stalking is not a crime in Malaysia

Value(s) and Belief(s):

To end gender-based violence

Proposal of Solution:

Enact anti-stalking offence in the penal Code and restraining order in the CPC to define and criminalise stalking and make protection available to survivors

Additional Information:

WAO Report – “Survey supports calls to make stalking a crime in Malaysia.” Link: https://wao.org.my/publications/understanding-malaysians-experiences-of-stalking/

Translation

Isu dan Polisi Semasa:

Menghendap bukan satu jenayah di Malaysia

Nilai-nilai dan Kepercayaan:

Untuk menghentikan keganasan berasaskan gender

Penyelesaian:

Gubal kesalahan anti-menghendap dalam Kanun Keseksaan dan perintah larangan dalam CPC untuk mendefinasi dan menjenayahkan menghendap serta memberi perlindungan yang selamat kepada pemandiri.

Informasi Tambahan:

WAO Report – “Survey supports calls to make stalking a crime in Malaysia.” Link: https://wao.org.my/publications/understanding-malaysians-experiences-of-stalking/