Hull Street Law

A division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C. – personal injury and criminal defense

December, 2015

IS VIOLATION OF A PROTECTIVE ORDER A CRIME IN VIRGINIA?

IS VIOLATION OF A PROTECTIVE ORDER A CRIME IN VIRGINIA? ANSWER: YES! Pursuant to § 18.2-60.4 of the Code of Virginia, any person who violates any provision of a protective order issued pursuant to § 19.2-152.8, 19.2-152.9 or 19.2-152.10 is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. The penalty is up to one year in jail […]