Domestic Violence

The Rockport Police Department realizes that for many families a safe, violence-free home is not a reality. The Rockport Police Department is committed to helping victims stay safe and holding abusers accountable.

You will find information at The Official Website of The Essex District Attorney's Office about domestic violence, restraining orders and safety plans. If you or someone you know is a victim of abuse, please learn all you can about domestic violence and reach out for help.

  • What is Domestic Violence?

Domestic or family violence is the abuse of power and control. It is a pattern of behavior used by one person to control another through force or threats.

  • What Is A Restraining Order?

A restraining order is a comi order that can provide protection from physical or sexual harm caused by force, or threat of harm from a family or household member.

For Domestic Violence Form click Here