Smart item trackers such as Apple's AirTags and Samsung Galaxy's SmartTag use the power of technology to track your belongings and even your pets. These devices as small as a quarter also present a risk to domestic violence survivors as they can be used by abusers to stalk them.

We've pulled together some helpful resources you can use today to protect yourself.

1) Educate yourself about SmartTags. has several helpful articles, including this quick overview.

2) Know how to prevent stalkers from using SmartTags to track you. Check out this 15-minute video from Burton Kelso, The Technology Expert.

3) Respond if you get an alert that you are being tracked by a smart item tracker. This 4-minute video shows how to know if an AirTag is following you. Apple has also released a Personal Safety Guide with several helpful tips.

Are you being stalked? MSCFV's advocates are available 24/7 with practical help and resources to help you stay safe and take back control of your life. Call us anytime at 1-800-927-4673.