Nursing Home Abuse Frequently Goes Unreported, Government Agency FindsOne report estimated that 1 in 5 ER visits from a nursing home is the result of abuse.
Statewide Initiative 'Protect Week' Aiming To Combat Financial Fraud Of Senior CitizensThe "Protect Week" press conference coincides with a series of local events throughout Maryland designed to educate senior citizens about the dangers of financial fraud.
Silver Spring Man Charged With Abuse Of 85-Year-Old FatherMontgomery County police have charged a 55-year-old Silver Spring man with causing abuse to his 85-year-old father.
72-Year-Old Assisted Living Facility Owner Charged In 67-Year-Old Woman's RapeA 72-year-old assisted living facility owner was charged with the rape of the 67-year-old resident.
Police Investigate Elder Abuse Of Marvel Comics' Stan LeeLos Angeles police are investigating reports of elder abuse against Stan Lee that come amid a struggle over his life and fortune.
Assisted Living Facility Investigated For Elder Abuse, Over OccupancyA Baltimore County assisted living facility is being investigated over alleged elder abuse and having more residents than they were licensed for.
Md. Lawmakers Consider Increasing Penalties For Elder AbuseThe beating of an elderly man by his paid in-home caretaker is under consideration in Annapolis. Advocates for the elderly want lawmakers to impose increased penalties on people guilty of abusing vulnerable adults.