3-Year Sentence For Neglect Of Elderly WomanThe former operator of a Boonsboro assisted-living center was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for neglecting an Alzheimer's patient who fell through the unfinished floor of a second-story bathroom.
Md. Suspends Elder Care Center After 1-Story FallThe Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene says it has suspended the license of an assisted-living facility near Boonsboro after a patient with Alzheimer's disease suffered life threatening injuries from allegedly falling through an unfinished floor.
Md. Probes Elder Care Center After Patient Fall The owner of a western Maryland assisted-living center faces criminal charges and a licensing investigation after an 84-year-old Alzheimer's patient crashed through the unfinished floor of a second-story room into the dining room below, police and state regulators said Monday.
Theft From Vulnerable Adult Brings 30-Month TermA District of Columbia woman has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for stealing nearly $270,000 from a vulnerable adult she'd known for decades.
Husband, Wife Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide A husband and wife are dead in an apparent murder-suicide at an assisted-living facility in Rockville.
Woman Admits To Identity TheftA Baltimore woman has pleaded guilty to stealing personal information from residents and employees of assisted living facilities and opening fraudulent accounts.