Aurora Violent Crimes LawyerIf you have been served with an order of protection (sometimes called a protection order), you likely have many questions. The following is a brief overview of what receiving an order of protection means. However, it is important to remember that each order of protection is different, depending on what type of restrictions the court imposes, and these factors may or may not be applicable in your case. If you have been served with an order, it is best to consult an Illinois defense lawyer to determine your situation.  

Possible Restrictions

In Illinois, there are four types of protection orders that can be issued:

  • Order of protection issued in domestic abuse cases where the parties have a known relationship.