NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Domestic violence. Stalkers. Parking lot creepers.

More and more women are taking action to fight back against criminals, including using new techniques in self defense and personal protection.

Saturday at 6 p.m. on News 2, we dug deeper into crime and safety trends involving women. In a 30 minute special report, News 2 showed you steps women are taking to stay safe and how women are fighting back against these crimes.Stories featured in CrimeTracker: Women Fighting Back include:

News 2 is committed to tracking crime across Middle Tennessee. See the latest at