Protection Orders

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You can do all of the following online:
1. Determine what type of protection order is right for your situation.
2. Prepare court forms.
3. (Optional) Have an advocate review your forms.
4. Electronically file with the court.
5. (Optional) Receive text or email updates on the outcome, hearings & service of process.

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The Support Center
Room One
These local providers can assist you with court paperwork, finding an attorney or other resources.
If it is an emergency, dial 911.

Apply In Person
Step 1: Fill out a Protection Order Worksheet to determine what type of protection order petition to file. 
Call District Court at 509-422-7170 or email and we can help you get the proper paperwork. Make sure you are using a safe and secure phone or email.

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