Know the Laws: Delaware
UPDATED December 2, 2012
An order of protection from abuse is a civil order issued by a state court which requires one person to stop harming another.
Some restraining orders are issued in criminal court and some are issued in civil court.
A civil order that provides protection from abuse by a family or household member.
Your order of protection can be enforceable wherever you move.
If you are planning to move to DE or are going to be in DE for any reason, your protection or restraining order may be enforced.