Elder Abuse Resources for Law Enforcement Officers
Source: US Department of Justice - Elder Justice Initiative
Federal, state, and local law enforcement officers play a unique and critical role in our response to elder abuse and financial exploitation. The Department of Justice has compiled information to enhance the ability of law enforcement officers to respond effectively to cases involving elder abuse.
Topics: Cognition/Capacity, Domestic Violence in Later Life, Financial Abuse, Legal, Long-term Care, Mandatory Reporting, Multidisciplinary Teams, Neglect, Overview/General, Physical Abuse, Screening/Assessment, Sexual Abuse
Intended Use: Self-directed Learning
Audience: Legal/Law Enforcement
Level: Advanced, Intermediate