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Restraining Orders

What Kind of Restraining Order Do I Need?

A Restraining Order is an order issued by the Court to protect a person from harm or harassment.

There are several types of Restraining Orders.  Use this table to find out which one best fits your situation. 

People Type of Restraining Order
Family members, current or former individuals with whom you have
been intimate or had a relationship
Domestic Violence Restraining Order
You are over the age of 65 and there are allegations of
physical, financial or emotional/psychological abuse
Elder / Dependent Abuse

Neighbor or other unrelated person

Civil Harassment Order

Workers and/or managers Workplace Violence

You may also use this interview to help you find which type of restraining order best fits for your situation:
Which Kind of Restraining Order Do I Need?

What is the next step?

Find out more 

Abuse & Harassment 


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