The staff of the Domestic Violence Department consists of Court personnel who assist litigants through the procedural process when seeking a Domestic Violence Ex Parte Civil Protection Order. Also located in the Domestic Violence Department are advocates from the Journey Center for Safety and Healing. The advocates can provide emotional support throughout the process in addition to providing community and safety resources to Petitioners.
The Domestic Violence Department is located on the ground floor in Room 53.
Before Coming to Court...
Call (216) 443-3155 or
(216) 391-4357 (HELP)
A Journey Center Advocate will help you understand your safety planning options.
Domestic Violence Civil Protection Orders (DVCPO) (R.C. 3113.31)
Click here to submit questions about your current Domestic Violence Civil Protection Order (CPO) or how to file