Protective Orders

Protective orders, also known as restraining orders, can be an important tool to promote safety for victims/survivors and to prevent contact with an individual who has caused harm.  This video series is designed to help students learn more about protective orders and understand how to file for a civil order of protection from intimate partner abuse, sexual assault, or stalking.


Video #1: How to File a Petition for Protection

Video #2: Frequently Asked Questions

Video #3: Types of Restraining Orders

Video #4: Filing a Criminal Complaint

Video #5: Restraining Order Hearing 101