Crimes Against Elderly Up, as Population Ages

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Sun May 11, 2014

Crimes Against Elderly Up, as Population Ages

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Often the law protects those taking money
It's about following the money in elder abuse cases. While there are reports of physical abuse of older people in Calhoun County, experts agree most crimes against the elderly are financial. The majority perpetrated by family and friends. "The financial is the most prevalent," said Calhoun County Prosecutor David Gilbert.