District Court restraining orders are considered civil matters for non-intra familial cases. Applications are obtained at the District Court Clerk's Office. Call (808) 244-2838 for the appropriate location according to your place of residence.
On the application, you must document the reasons for requesting the restraining order. Documentation should include:
- Specific incidents such as harassment and telephone calls
- Emotional distress caused
The District Court Clerk will transmit the written documentation for a judge's approval and signature.