Domestic Violence Advocates

Domestic Violence Advocates

The Canton Police Department hosts First Step Advocates who are available to work with the victims of Domestic Violence.

First Step advocate for victims of domestic violence

  • 734/725-1336

Victims of Domestic Violence

Your legal rights include the right to go to court and file a petition requesting a Personal Protection Order (PPO) to protect your and/or other members of your household from domestic abuse. Questions on obtaining a PPO should be directed to the Wayne County Clerk's Office, 9th Floor, Room 928 of the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 2 Woodward Avenue, in Detroit; phone 734/224-6292.

First Step Domestic Violence Shelter in Wayne County (westside):

  • 734/722-6800 or 800/453-5900