Protection Orders

Protection Orders

Be advised that this is a legal process and cannot be stopped without a court order. Please write in blue or black ink.

  • Domestic Violence - This application applies to  romantic and family relations, excluding adult cousins and siblings, and there must be an act of or threat of domestic violence. NRS 228.030 defines domestic violence as "meaning ascribed to it in NRS 33.018 and may include, without limitation, physical, sexual or psychological violence". NRS 33.018 states "Domestic violence occurs when a person commits one of the following acts against or upon the person’s spouse or former spouse, any other person to whom the person is related by blood or marriage, any other person with whom the person has had or is having a dating relationship, any other person with whom the person has a child in common, the minor child of any of those persons, the person’s minor child or any other person who has been appointed the custodian or legal guardian for the person’s minor child". (please visit NRS 33.018 for a list of the acts considered domestic violence.)
  • Stalking and Harassment

If you are either party and would like to modify the protection order, dissolve the protection order, or request a hearing, please fill out one of the following motions that corresponds with your type of protection order and submit them back to the court:

If you are not sure which application to complete, contact the Fallon Justice Court for more information at (775) 423-2845.

Applications may also be obtained through Domestic Violence Intervention by calling (775) 427-1500 or coming into the court.

If it is after hours and you are in need of an emergency Protection Order, applications can be obtain through the Sheriff’s Office at 180 West A Street Fallon, NV 89406.