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Elder Abuse

Alameda County Superior Court Judge Paul Seeman. (CBS)

Alameda County Judge Resigns Amid Charges He Stole $1.6M From Neighbor

An Alameda County Superior Court judge who is facing 32 felony counts for allegedly stealing at least $1.6 million from his elderly neighbor in the Berkeley Hills has agreed to resign.

03/21/2013

Richard Romer. (CBS)

Vallejo Man Accused Of Hiding Dad’s Dead Body, Cashed Pension Checks

A Vallejo man and his girlfriend face multiple charges after authorities said they hid his father’s dead body for at least two years and collected his pension checks.

12/27/2012

Marianita Capra (Mill Valley Police Dept.)

Manager Of Marin Elderly Home To Be Arraigned On Fraud, Abuse Charges

The manager of an assisted-living facility in Mill Valley who was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of fraud, identity theft and financial elder abuse of a resident is scheduled to be arraigned in Marin County Superior Court on Christmas Eve.

12/07/2012

(CBS)

Manager Of Mill Valley Assisted-Living Home Arrested For Elder Abuse

Mill Valley police arrested the manager of an assisted living facility Wednesday on suspicion of fraud, identity theft and financial elder abuse of a resident.

12/06/2012

Matthew Messier, Elizabeth Regalado (Pleasanton Police Dept.)

Police Commander Arrested, Wife Sought In Pleasanton Elder Abuse Case

Pleasanton police arrested a former Pinole police commander Friday and were seeking his wife on suspicion of defrauding an elderly man.

11/16/2012

(CBS)

Redwood City Teen Arrested For Burglary, Elder Abuse

Police have arrested an 18-year-old employee at the Woodside Terrace Senior Living complex in Redwood City on suspicion of burglary and elder abuse.

10/10/2012

(CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Feds Warn Seniors About Investment Scams

The U.S. Department of Justice is warning seniors to watch out for investment fraud schemes. According to the agency, it’s a type of crime that is surging as a result of the recession.

10/09/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Charles Nguyen, Margaret Ngo, George Nguyen, Jennifer Ngo (Santa Clara Co. District Attorney''s Office)

Neglected San Jose Senior Facility Dogs Find New Homes

Many of the dogs neglected at an unlicensed group home where dozens of mentally ill seniors were recently discovered to be living in deplorable conditions have found loving new families, animal care officials said.

07/19/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Charles Nguyen, Margaret Ngo, George Nguyen, Jennifer Ngo (Santa Clara Co. District Attorney''s Office)

San Jose Family Arraigned On Elder Abuse, Animal Neglect

Bail was set at a half million dollars each for the five family members in San Jose charged with 15 felony counts of elder abuse.

07/16/2012

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFPD’s Cantonese Video Warns Elderly Asians Of Jewelry Scam

The San Francisco Police Department has produced a video in Cantonese that warns elderly members of the Chinese American community about a scam that has netted thieves more than a million dollars in cash and jewelry over the past few months.

07/12/2012

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