Know the Laws: U.S. Virgin Islands
Most of the laws related to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.
Information about restraining orders in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Information about custody, child support and parental kidnapping.
Information about parental kidnapping and emergency custody in the Virgin Islands.
State-specific information about divorce in the USVI.
Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in the Virgin Islands and victim assistance programs.
If you have a restraining order or the abuser has been convicted of a crime, it may be illegal for the abuser to have a gun.
You may have a right to sue your abuser for medical costs, lost wages, and to recover your property.
Immigration information for victims of domestic violence, crime victims, and others.
Under federal law, which applies to all states, an abuser may lose his right to have a gun.
Information about military protection orders and confidentiality on military bases.
Information about tribal laws related to domestic violence and sexual abuse.
A get is a divorce under Jewish law.