Restraining orders are useless. Abusers violate them with impunity.
PROTECTION ORDER + ANKLE BRACLET?
“It’s really important to me that I am going to start something bigger because a restraining order is nothing,” she explained. “It has no bearing on what that person is going to do and their capabilities.”
"According to the Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability, 88 women and girls were killed in Canada in the first six months of 2022, 15 of whom were in B.C."
"Jorgenson would later learn that Culley, 43, and Kates, 49, had been murdered in their home, while Aaron had survived with injuries. Culley’s and Kates’ abusive ex-partner, Eric Shestalo, was the killer."
9-1-1 is you see a Protection Order Violation
"The B.C. government’s website currently urges anyone who observes that another person has breached the conditions of their protection order, to call police right away."