On December 10, JYP Entertainment shared an official statement regarding the recent issues of fans invading their artists’ privacy.
Read the full statement below:
Hello, this is JYPE.
We have found out about multiple cases of fans spreading our artists’ personal data and trying to contact them.
Such behavior and actions are punishable according to Criminal Law and we will take all the necessary legal measures to protect our artists.
We ask of fans to help us by reporting such cases to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will do our best to protect our artists.
Recently, there have been many instances of fans and stalkers trying to locate and meet JYPE artists during their free time. GOT7’s Youngjae posted on his Instagram just this morning, demanding that fans stop calling him. Read more about it here.
It’s good to know that JYPE is taking this matter seriously.