Elder Abuse Guide for Law Enforcement

Source: Department of Justice, Elder Justice Initiative and National Center on Elder Abuse

Published: 2018


By virtue of U.S. demographics, elder abuse is the fastest growing crimes in the United States. Elder Abuse Guide for Law Enforcement (EAGLE) is a national web module designed to support officers in identifying, intervening, and resolving cases of elder abuse.

Link: Elder Abuse Guide for Law Enforcement

Topics: Caregiving, Domestic Violence in Later Life, Emotional/Psychological Abuse, Financial Abuse, Legal, Long-term Care, Mandatory Reporting, Multidisciplinary Teams, Neglect, Overview/General, Physical Abuse, Screening/Assessment, Self-neglect, Sexual Abuse

Access: Web-based, Web-based (Fee)

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Community, Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services

Level: Advanced, Basic, Intermediate