Domestic violence is a serious and oftentimes deadly problem affecting families and communities in West Virginia. The court system is dedicated to treating domestic violence with the seriousness it deserves and enforcing the laws of West Virginia to deter, prevent, and reduce incidences of domestic violence.
Protecting the safety and well-being of our citizens is our top priority.
Emergency Contact Numbers
National Domestic Violence Hotline
West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence
1-304-965-3552 or www.wvcadv.org
West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information and Services
1-304-366-9500 or www.FRIS.org
Lawyer Information Service Hotline
Tuesdays 6 - 8 p.m. 1-800-642-3617
Lawyer Referral Service
Legal Aid of West Virginia
Domestic Violence Benchbook
Domestic Violence Brochure
2011 Sexual Violence Benchbook