Legal Information: Arizona

Know the Laws

Most of the laws related to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.

Information about orders of protection, injunctions against harassment and workplace harassment, and moving out of state with an order.

A custody order in Arizona determines who is responsible for caring, providing housing, and making decisions for a child.

Information about parental kidnapping (custodial interference) in Arizona.

Basic information about Arizona divorce laws.

A tenant who is a victim of domestic violence can terminate his/her lease early without penalty and get his/her locks changed.

Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Arizona and victim assistance programs.

There are state laws that may make it illegal for an abuser to buy or have a gun.

General information about your right to sue an abuser for medical costs, destroyed property, or other damages.