If you are concerned that your child’s other parent is not providing a safe environment for your child while the child is in the custody of that parent, it is important for your child that you make an effort to protect him or her. However, it is important to remember that a custody order cannot be changed simply because you do not agree with what your child’s other parent is allowing while the child is spending time with that parent; the actions of the other parent will need to put the child in danger, or not be in the best interests of the child in order for the custody order to be successfully modified through the court.
What Steps do I Need to Take to Get Custody of my Children in California?
Steps to Get Custody of my Children in OC California. In order to get custody of your children in California, you’ll need to have a child custody order put into place. This can be done if you are already in the midst of a family court case, such as a divorce, a legal separation, a paternity/parentage case or a domestic violence restraining order case, or it can be initiated as a new child custody case.