Have Some Restraint

When situations escalate and become heated, the results can be catastrophic. Often times when couples or families fight, emotions run high and sometimes police intervention is requested. The problem with jumping the gun and calling for help is that once the...

How Can I Defend Against A Restraining Order?

Certain criminal charges seem more socially unacceptable than others. Being arrested for a sex crime or having a victim’s protective order (VPO) issued against carry certain stigmas that are considered socially unacceptable. Your reputation is at risk in these types...

Protective Orders: To Keep, Or Not To Keep?

Most times a victim’s protective (VPO) order isn’t worth the paper it’s written on. This is usually because these orders are considered domestic disputes and the authorities are hesitant to get involved. Or, with a truly volatile person, being served with the...