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Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

Because domestic violence is a crime involving a partner, spouse, or significant other, a variety of feelings may be experienced, for example: shock, denial, hurt, anger, hopelessness and/or fear.

Many of these same feelings are experienced by a victim who has been raped or sexually abused.

Victim/Witness Assistance can provide information about the criminal justice system, and the status of a specific case. Referrals to confidential programs and crime prevention information is also available.

Specialized Services

  • Preparation of Criminal Protective Orders
  • Support during interviews with the Deputy District Attorney
  • Support during Child Abuse Interviews (CAIT)


Coordination with Local Agencies

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Sheriff's Office (Offender Release Information & Notification)

Department of Social Services

Child Welfare Services


Women's Shelter San Luis Obispo

Domestic Violence Task Force