Hawaii Stalking Laws


Code Section
711.1106.4 & .5

Defined As
Pursuit or surveillance with intent to harass, annoy, or alarm or in reckless disregard of risk thereof without legitimate purpose and which causes other to reasonably believe actor intends to cause bodily injury or property damage; aggravated stalking, stalking and has been convicted of stalking within 5 yrs. of instant offense

Punishment/Classification
Stalking: misdemeanor; Aggravated Stalking: Class C felony

Repeat Offense
If person harasses another by stalking on one occasion for same/similar purpose, becomes felony. See also definition of aggravated stalking

Arrest or Restraining Order Specifically Authorized by Statute?
None

Constitutionally Protected Activities Exempted?
None