Domestic Violence Resources

Domestic Violence Resources

DCSO CarThe Domestic Violence Coordinator provides a vital service to the community by assisting those experiencing a domestic violence situation.The Domestic Violence Coordinator works in conjunction with the Sheriff's Office by reviewing all domestic violence cases generated by Sheriff's personnel. The coordinator is then able to provide information and assistance to victims and/or their family members as well as attend court hearings.

The coordinator also provides crisis intervention and assistance to victims and/or their families, and helps them in obtaining Protection or Stalking and Harassment Orders through the Family Support Council.

For more information about how to access refuge, legal assistance, family and relationship counseling, health and mental health services, child care, and victim assistance resources, please call Connie Richardson at (775) 782-9937 or email her at crichardson@douglasnv.us

If you or someone you know is experiencing an emergency domestic violence situation, telephone 9-1-1 immediately.