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Get a Temporary Restraining Order

The San Diego County Superior Court issues Temporary Restraining Orders (TRO) in the County of San Diego. TROs are available for a variety of reasons including domestic violence, civil harassment, abuse of an elder or adult dependent, gun violence or workplace violence.

To view the resources for getting a TRO, select the reason below.

Domestic violence
Civil harassment
Abuse of an elder or adult dependent

Gun violence

An immediate family member, employer, coworker, employee or teacher of a secondary or postsecondary school, or law enforcement agency may seek an order prohibiting someone who poses a significant danger to themselves or others from controlling, owning, purchasing, possessing or receiving a firearm, ammunition or magazine.

View more information from the County of San Diego Superior Court about gun violence TROs

Workplace violence

An employer whose employee has suffered unlawful violence or a credible threat of violence from any individual may seek a Temporary Restraining Order and injunction prohibiting harassment.

View more information from the County of San Diego Superior Court about workplace violence TROs