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Important: Even if courts are closed, you can still file for a protection order and other emergency relief. See our FAQ on Courts and COVID-19.

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Restraining Orders

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January 17, 2020

What are the steps for getting the protection order?

The steps for getting a protection order against stalking, sexual assault, physical harm/threats and abuse of elderly/at-risk adult are similar to the steps for getting a domestic violence protection order, which you can find on our Steps for getting a domestic violence protection order page.

Also, the forms that you will need to fill out can be found on the CO State Judicial Branch website.