Elder abuse


Updated 4/13/17

According to Nevada Department of Public Service, UCR reports for 2013 and 2014, 60% of elder abuse incident victims were female in Washoe County,which rose slightly in 2015; 25% of 2013 victims were age 86 or over, which dropped to 21% in 2014. Elder Abuse Daily estimates one case of elder (60-years or older) abuse occurs every 5-seconds in the US.

Notes:

  • 2010 for Nevada cases closed, reports taken by law enforcement and the Aging and Disability Services Division
  • 2016 data unverified, thus, not reported here

Source:

Nevada Department of Public Safety, Crime & Justice in Nevada

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