Domestic Violence Division
You can access a Petition and Affidavit for a Civil Protection Order here and a Petition and Affidavit for an Anti-Stalking Order here, or by scanning the QR code to the right with your cell phone camera. If you have additional documents to file, email them to the DVD Clerk’s Office at DVD [at] dcsc.gov.
If you need help with the above forms:
- Contact the DVD Clerk’s Office at 202-879-0157.
- Contact a legal service provider (click here) to receive free legal advice or services.
- If you need computer access to complete forms for the Domestic Violence Division, review our list of remote access sites (click here) available throughout DC.
The Domestic Violence Division, located in Room 4510 of the Moultrie Courthouse, handles: Civil Protection Orders, Anti-Stalking Orders, Extreme Risk Protection Orders, and all misdemeanor criminal cases involving an 'intra-family offense.'
To learn more about requesting a Civil Protection Order, an Anti-Stalking Order, or an Extreme Risk Protection Order, click here.