DUAL ARREST means an arrest of more than one party involved in an incident of domestic violence. B. It is the intent of the legislature that the official response to cases of domestic violence shall stress the enforcement of the laws to protect the victim and shall communicate the attitude that violent behavior is criminal behavior and will not be tolerated. C. Arrests of domestic violence offenders are encouraged if there is probable cause that an offense has been committed. The following factors, for example, should not be used to avoid making an arrest: 1. The marital status of the suspect and victim. 2. Whether or not the suspect lives on the premise with the victim. 3. The existence or lack of restraining / protective orders. 4. Complainants’ preference that an arrest be made, or not. 5. Occupation, community status, and/or potential financial consequences of arrest. 6. The complainant's history or prior complaints.