Know the Laws: Indiana
UPDATED October 1, 2012
This section contains information about orders for protection and workplace violence restraining orders. To find legal help and other support services in your area, please click on the Where to Find Help tab at the top of this page.
Some restraining orders are issued in criminal court and some are issued in civil court.
A civil order that protects you from abuse by a family or household member.
An order that an employer can get on behalf of his employee due to unlawful violence or credible threats of violence against the employee.
Your order for protection can be enforceable wherever you move.
If you are planning to move to IN or are going to be in IN for any reason, your protection or restraining order can be enforced.