Do I Qualify For an Ex-Parte? Pertaining to Age: Both parties must be 17 years of age or older, or emancipated. Relationship: You must now be, or formerly have been any of the following:
Having the abuser / stalker's address and/or place of employment is also important. For you to obtain a Full Order of Protection the respondent must be served.
Where can I file? You can file at:
You Must File at the County Courthouse
Cass County: 2501 West Mechanic Street, Harrisonville, MO
Jackson County: 415 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO
or 308 West Kansas Street, Independence, MO
How much will this cost? There is no fee for an Ex-Parte.
Can I file if I still want the respondent to see his/her children? Yes! You can request on the form for no communication "except in regards to the children." Thought should go into possibly using a third party or alternate location for all visitation exchanges.
Area Resources Include::
Chief Harry Gurin
Chief of Police
Police Records Clerk
City of Peculiar Police
Phone (816) 779-5102
Fax (816) 758-5103
Emergency Dial 911
224 North Main StreetPeculiar, Missouri 64078