La Fayette, GA asked in Domestic Violence for Georgia

Q: I have a tpo against husband. He stole my car. Can I report as stolen? Or is this just a violation of tpo?

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Joshua Schiffer
Joshua Schiffer
Answered
  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Both. He may have a defense to the theft, but I imagine the police are going to want to hear all about that from him. A part of TPO's is not doing anything to prevent the petitioner from leaving/traveling/etc. Appears to be a valid path to me.

Good Luck!

Josh

www.chancoschiffer.com

Priscilla T. Upshaw
Priscilla T. Upshaw
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  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Powder Springs, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: I agree with my colleague. It is indeed both!

-The Upshaw Law Firm, (770) 240-0922.

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