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Legal Information: Florida

Florida Restraining Orders

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Laws current as of
January 27, 2020

Restraining Orders

An injunction (protective order) is a legal order issued by a state court that requires one person to stop harming another. In Florida, there are:

  • injunctions for protection against domestic violence;
  • injunctions against repeat, dating, or sexual violence;
  • injunctions for protection against stalking/cyberstalking; and
  • risk protection orders.