A judge might issue a protection order in a criminal case. Protection orders prohibit the defendant from contacting the victim unless otherwise stated in the order.
Civil protection orders can be obtained at the county court and the following agencies can help victims request a protection order:
- Women in Crisis (Jefferson County): 303-420-0412
- Project Safeguard (Adams, Denver, Arapahoe, Broomfield): 303-863-7416
- Jefferson County Court Clerk: 303-271-6228
For Municipal Protection Orders use the Quick Link on the right side of this page.