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Your Rights

Almost daily, newspapers and television newscasts are full of stories of inappropriate behavior by law enforcement personnel. We recognize and support the majority of our law enforcement personnel as highly-trained professionals who treat all members of the public with the utmost respect. However, there are exceptions and you should understand your rights as well as…

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Civil Protection Orders

Unlike criminal protection orders, Civil Protection Orders are not automatically entered by a Court. For a civil protection order to become effective in Colorado Springs, Pueblo or Canon City, a person must file a complaint with the Court. That person must fill out an official complaint that lists all of the reasons why they think…

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Criminal Protection Orders

Anytime someone is charged with a crime in Colorado, mandatory Criminal Protection Orders are issued in the case. These orders automatically happen in every criminal case that is filed in El Paso, Fremont, Douglas and Pueblo Counties. You will be notified of the criminal order and its restrictions at your first court appearance. These mandatory…