Office of the Prosecuting Attorney

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The Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's web site is established to provide the public with information about the role of prosecution in Domestic Violence in the Kalamazoo County criminal justice system. These pages are NOT a comprehensive resource for all aspects of Michigan criminal law.

The content of these web pages is based on criminal laws and procedures in the State of Michigan, United States of America. Do not take legal action in reliance on the information posted on our pages. Criminal laws and procedures in other states and countries may differ significantly from Michigan's. In fact, other counties may have procedures that differ from Kalamazoo County's procedures.

Our web page also provides general information that is intended, but not guaranteed, to be correct, complete, and up-to-date. They are NOT presented as a source of legal advice. You should NOT rely, for legal advice, on statements or representations made within this web site or by any externally referenced internet sites. If you need legal advice upon which you intend to rely in the course of your legal affairs, consult a competent, independent private attorney in your area.

Kalamazoo County and the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's Office do not assume any responsibility for actions or non-actions taken by people who have visited this site, and no one shall be entitled to a claim for detrimental reliance on any information provided or expressed.


Although great effort has been expended to ensure that only the most meaningful on-line resources are linked from these pages, Kalamazoo County and the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's Office does not endorse, guarantee, or warranty the accuracy, reliability, or thoroughness of any referenced information, product, or service. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect those of Kalamazoo County or the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's Office.

Links either to or from our web pages do not constitute a referral. The existence of any particular link is simply intended to imply potential interest to the reader.

Authors linked to the Kalamazoo County Prosecutor's web pages do not necessarily reflect this office's views or policies. Referenced sites have been reviewed to determine appropriate content before the link was created. Any change made to the site's content is that author's decision and we do not assume responsibility for any errors or omissions in pages linked from this site.

The webmaster of this site will gladly remove any link from this site upon request from the linked entity. CONTACT: via email


Gender-specific references are not intended to limit the statement to gender-specific references. Unless noted otherwise, "he" can readily be substituted for "she" and vice versa.

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