What’s Important to Know about Domestic Violence in Rockland County?

  • In New York State, you can be charged with domestic violence if you’re a spouse, a boyfriend/girlfriend, or a family member that makes threats of violence or engages in violent behavior.
  • It’s treated very seriously by the police departments.
  • They will file a charge with very little investigation.
  • Many of the courts have a domestic violence court for domestic violent offenders. Courts are hostile towards offenders.