In order for victims to receive the quickest service possible, please know the following requirements:
Domestic Violence Protective Order applications are issued through Chez Hope for those who fit under the following requirements:
- Current or former spouse
- Current or former intimate cohabitant
- Child, stepchild, or foster child
- Child of defendant’s current or former intimate partner
- Current or former dating partner
- Parent, stepparent, or foster parent
Our office only issues Domestic Violence Protective Order applications if one of the parties listed above has already been serviced by Chez Hope. Chez Hope is the first level of service for Domestic Violence Protective Order applications. Our office can only provide the application if there is a conflict in service.
ALL OTHER RESTRAINING ORDER APPLICATIONS MUST BE OBTAINED THROUGH AN ATTORNEY!
If you are not one of the parties above, unfortunately, Chez Hope or our offices are unable to assist you. You must contact an attorney for further assistance.
disputes between friends, neighbors, extended family members, etc.