Protection Orders

Protection Orders

There are multiple types of court orders that address domestic violence. To learn about what type of protection you might need, please Click Here.

Domestic Violence Protection OrdersFor the protection of family members and others who have a household relationship with the abuser and have experienced acts of violence or stalking or who are fearful that acts of violence will occur. 
Sexual Assault Protection OrdersFor the protection of victims of nonconsensual sexual conduct who do not have a  household relationship with the abuser.
Anti-Harassment or Stalking
Protection Orders
For the protection of victims of harassment or stalking. Typically filed in District Court
Vulnerable Adult/Elderly Protection OrdersFor the protection of adults 60 years and older or other adults who meet certain conditions.  

All Court Forms regarding Domestic Violence can be found here:

*DVPO = Domestic Violence Protection Order - Download DV Protection Order Packet

*SAPO = Sexual Assault Protection Order - Download Sexual Assault Packet

*AHPO = Anti-Harassment or Stalking Protection Order - Download Anti-Harassment Packet

                Anti-Harassment/Stalking Respondent Under 18 - Download AHPO - Under 18 Packet

*VAPO = Vulnerable Adult Protection Order - Download Vulnerable Adult Packet

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