Domestic Violence

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

The Kennebunkport Police Department is committed to fully investigating reports of domestic violence, arresting the perpetrator and ensuring proper criminal prosecution. The ultimate goal is ensuring victims are safe and the cycle of violence is broken.

Victims may apply for a Temporary Protection from Abuse Order free of charge at any of the York County District Courts.

York County District Courts:

Biddeford – 25 Adams Street, Biddeford Maine, 04005 (207) 283-1147

Springvale – 447 Main Street, Springvale Maine, 04083 (207) 459-1400

York – 11 Chases Pond Road, York Maine, 03909 (207) 363-1230

Victims may also seek support/temporary shelter and advocacy assistance from:

Caring Unlimited  – PO Box 590, Sanford Maine, 04073 (207) 324-1802

 

Other useful Links:

Department of Health and Human Services (report child and elder abuse)

Pine Tree Legal Services

Victim Witness Advocates Office (207) 324-8001

Victim and Witness Compensation Program