I don't think you answered my question "Also I am I correct in assuming that neither you or your wife are related to the harasser, nor have had an intimate relationship with the harasser?" I am going to assume the answer is "No." If this is wrong, let me know, because if it is, you will have another option to pursue.
Since they filed a civil complaint against you, you will need to file an answer and defend against the lawsuit.
Your first step should be is to obtain a copy of the complaint that has been filed. Once you know the type of claim that has been filed you should consult with and hire an attorney in your area that is experienced in defending against those types of claims. Also when you file your answer, you may want to consider filing a counterclaim
based upon the harassment that you hand your wife have had to endure.
Also if the harasser reinitiates his pattern of harassing contact you may also ask for the court as part of the civil case to issue a restraining order against him ordering him to cease such contact.
You also should continue following up with the police regarding the threatening and sexual harassing behavior. If they do not seem interested in pursuing criminal charges, you should discuss this with your civil lawyer, but sometimes contacting the prosecutor's office directly can result in having the criminal charges initiated.
Please let me know if you have additional questions. (especially after you obtain a copy of the civil complaint.)
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