Electronic Crime Scene Investigation: A Guide for First Responders, Second Edition

April 14, 2008

Chapter 7. Electronic Crime and Digital Evidence Considerations by Crime Category

Section 6 — E-mail Threats, Harassment and Stalking

Potential digital evidence in e-mail threat, harassment, and stalking investigations includes:

  • Computers.
  • Handheld mobile devices.
  • PDAs and address books.
  • Telephone records.
  • Diaries or records of surveillance.
  • Evidence of victim background research.
  • E-mail, notes, and letters.
  • Financial or asset records.
  • Printed photos or images.
  • Legal documents.
  • Information regarding Internet activity.
  • Printed maps.
Date Created: April 9, 2008