Older adults (65+)
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HALF OF VIOLENT VICTIMIZATIONS OF THE ELDERLY IN MICHIGAN FROM
2005-2009 INVOLVED SERIOUS ACTS OF VIOLENCE
Perpetrators of elder abuse were often related to the victims
WASHINGTON – A report released today by the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice...