Family Violence is a serious danger and threat to society and its members. Victims of family violence are entitled to the maximum protection from harm or abuse or the threat of harm or abuse as is permitted by law. An individual who has been the victim of family violence may seek a protective order.
A protective order is a civil court order issued to prevent continuing acts of family violence. The Midland County District Attorneys Office can seek a protective order on behalf of a victim of family violence.