What is the difference between an Abuse Prevention Order (209A) and a Harassment Prevention Order (258E)?
If you are being abused or harassed, you may be able to request a restraining order. This page explains the difference between the two types.
What you need to know to get a 209A domestic violence abuse prevention order.
Provides information on the process if you have received a 209A Abuse Prevention Order.
The Harassment Prevention Law, commonly called “Chapter 258E ”, is there to protect you against someone who is harassing, stalking or sexually assaulting you, no matter what your relationship with them might be.
Forms for use in 209A Abuse Prevention Order cases, provided in seven languages.