An injunction is a court order sometimes called a "Restraining Order", that directs the person not to have any contact with you. You can petition the court for an Injunction for Protection Against Domestic Violence by going to the Clerk of Court Family Law Division on the second floor of the M. If the judge finds merit to the petition, he/she will enter a Temporary Order for Protection Against Domestic Violence.
You may file Domestic Violence petitions from AM until PM, Monday through Friday at the Clerk's office.
You may file Repeat Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Stalking petitions from AM until PM, Monday through Friday at the Clerk's Office.
If the Domestic Violence occurs after regular business hours or on weekends or holidays you may call the Escambia County Sheriff's Department at telephone number 911.
While it's possible that dating violence could cause thoughts of suicide, it's also possible that children who are depressed are more likely than others to fall into abusive relationships, says Adiaha Spinks-Franklin, a developmental and behavioral pediatrician at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston who was not involved in the new study.
There is no filing fee for Protection against Domestic Violence, Repeat Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, or Stalking.It is determined by consideration of such facts as the dating relationship existed within the past six months, the nature of the relationship included an expectation of affection or sexual involvement and the frequency and type of interaction between you and the individual included involvement over time and on a continued basis.Injunctions for Protection Against It is a requirement that the sexual violence be reported to a law enforcement agency and that the person filing the petition cooperate in the investigation.Teens are sometimes more willing to talk to doctors, especially if their parents are not in the room.Pediatrician Claire Mc Carthy says she talks about healthy relationships with her adolescent patients and asks if sex is consensual, but she says it is hard for doctors to find time to delve into such intimate issues, given that most pediatric appointments last only 15 minutes.A petition may be filed against a respondent who was sentenced to imprisonment for the sexual violence and who has been or will be released from incarceration.