En Español
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or (TTY) 1-800-787-3224

Know the Laws: Washington

UPDATED August 10, 2017

A restraining order or protective order is a legal order issued by a state court, which requires one person to stop harming another.  In Washington, there are several types of orders explained below.  

back to top