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Stalking is an issue that affects 15 million people each year While women are commonly the general target men can become victims of stalkers as wellBrowder 12 Stalkers share similar traits each of which fuel what they do Oftentimes a stalkers motives are as easily profiled as their traits Stalkers commonly share similar personality characteristics as well as reasons for doing what they do Many stalkers are loners Because of the lack of other relationships they become severely attached to the idea of possessing a relationship with the person who they are stalking In many cases the lack of ability to form relationships starts at a young age Some stalkers are neglected by their parents and in turn are unable to form attachments with other people later on in lifeSnow 24 This causes them to be extremely lonely which is a main characteristic of a stalker This lack of personal relationships combined with a low self-esteem creates a feeling of worthlessness They feel like without a connection with the person they are stalking they have no purpose in life25 This is one reason for most celebrity stalking The idea of establishing a connection with a person of high status becomes appealing because these stalkers believe that they will acquire a higher level of importanceLewittes 9 When this does not happen stalkers can often become extremely angry even violent toward that person Frustration builds up and they do not know how to deal with the situation This can sometimes lead to stalker related deathsSnow 25 Another common characteristic shared by most stalkers is their lack of anxiety and even shame in a stalking scenario In most situations a person would be absolutely beyond embarrassed to be caught snooping around in another persons personal belongings Rummaging through someones garbage in order to find personal information would be so inappropriate that the average person would not even consider it Beyond that if they were in fact caught in
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