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Legal Information: Wisconsin

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
July 16, 2020

Harassment Restraining Orders

A harassment restraining order can be issued for victims of harassment as well as other types of abuse. You may qualify for a harassment restraining order if you are the victim of threatened or actual unwanted physical contact, physical abuse, sexual assault, stalking, or harassment. The order can be issued regardless of your relationship to the person.