The bully can enlist a group of people to join them in their harassing efforts towards the victim because they feel relatively safe.The big thing that the victim must remember is to give no response in any way to anything the bully is doing or saying.
No one is so smart that he/she do not leave some evidence of his or her crime. The victim needs to document times places and occurrences of the cyber bullying for authorities.
The victim should contact the police when threats of violence are received.
Keep all evidence and eventually the evidence will lead to the bully.
Fifteen states across the United States including Massachusetts have set laws in place making cyber bullying a crime.
At this current time 2013, there is a bill being considered in law making cyber bullying a federal crime. Communications made electronically that is done for the sole purpose of coercing, harassing and intimidating should be and is expected to be a federal offense.
Cyber bullies can harass on the internet because they feel in complete control and anonymous.
The following are excerpts of cases of cyber bullying stories of victim’s harassed and what happened.
Cyber bullying is mean and threatening with cruelly harassing taunts towards a person or persons.
Cyber bullying can occur in posts, social networking sites, fake profiles, emails and chat rooms.