Domestic Violence


If you are in immediate danger of domestic violence, please call 911.

24 Hour Crisis Hotline (866) 891-7273 | TTY: (561) 355-1772

The Fifteenth Circuit's Domestic Violence Program is comprised of Circuit Judges, County Criminal Court Judges, and case managers.

The cases that come before the judges who preside over domestic violence cases include domestic violence petitions, repeat violence, sexual violence, dating violence and stalking, violation of injunction cases, and criminal misdemeanor cases.

   Domestic Violence Checklist


A Guide to Injunctions for Protection


What Happens During the Hearings


Remote Hearings and Motions


Please note the Clerk's Domestic Violence Department for the filing of petitions closes at 4:00 p.m.

Information pertaining to Domestic Violence Injunctions; what they are, how to obtain them, how long do they last and other facts.
Forms and Orders

Domestic, Repeat, Sexual or Dating Violence; Stalking; Forms 12.980(A) - (X)

(561) 355-1764

Hours of Operation:
8:00am - 5:00pm
or until court sessions conclude