Legally if he told her not to speak with you, and she did, this in and of itself is not a violation of any laws and any restraining order must be issued by the courts
. However, you say she is in "trouble" and you do not mention what kind of trouble, but many times the police will try to intervene in situations without the courts to try to avoid giving people criminal records
and this may be what this officer was trying to do for you and your girlfriend.
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