The Role of the Criminal Justice System in Addressing Elder Abuse Perpetrators
Source: APS Technical Assistance Resource Center
APS programs work closely with the criminal justice system. While both systems seek protection of victims of abuse from perpetrators, they have different roles, resources, and approaches to meeting the goal. This workshop reviewed research and current data to explore how the two systems can work together.
Topics: Legal, Mandatory Reporting, Multidisciplinary Teams, Overview/General
Audience: Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services
Level: Basic, Intermediate