If I report physical abuse and seek help, will my husband be arrested?

Asked over 2 years ago - Dallas, TX

Will my husband be arrested if I report domestic violence and seek refuge with abused women shelfter? Or will it go on his public record?


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  1. Kevin Rindler Madison


    Contributor Level 18

    Answered . Going to seek assistance with a nattered women's shelter does not necessarily mean that the police will be contacted.

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