Filing a Protection Order
Women's Center for Advancement (WCA)
24/7 Crisis Hotline
An advocate from the WCA would be able to help you complete a protection order request. There is also an advocate at the court house in the protection order office.
Available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
Filing a Police Report
Call 911 if:
- you have an emergency
- a crime is in progress or has taken place
- a crime involved a serious felony or injury
- a crime occurred inside or outside the city limits
Calls to 911 are prioritized by the seriousness of the incident. Response times will vary due to the nature of the calls being handled at the time your call is made. The following are examples of serious felonies that must be reported through 911 to ensure a response of a police officer on the scene as soon as possible:
- Sexual Assault
- Serious Bodily Injury
- Motor Vehicle Theft
- Robbery, etc.
Douglas County Court House
Protection Order Office
Nebraska Spanish Helpline
Off-Campus Survivor Support Services
Methodist Hospital Sexual Assault Services*
National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Sexual Assault Hotline
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
* The Sexual Assault Response Team (SART), led by specially-trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) work with victim advocates, law enforcement, and survivors to treat sexual assault 24 hours a day.