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Recognizing Elder Abuse for Law Enforcement Resource Guide: Multimedia
A topical Bibliography developed in conjunction with the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention and the APUS Library
Georgia Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services, 2013. 58:59 min. Video is intended to provide the public with an overview of the increasing problem of abuse, neglect and exploitation facing older adults and adults with disabilities. The program will also highlight current efforts to protect Georgia's most vulnerable adult populations.
Mosqueda, L. (speaker). (2012). Irvine, Ca. : Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse, 2012. 24:26 min. Coming of Age series. Univ. of Calif. Davis Center for Healthy Aging and UC San Diego Academic Geriatric Resourse Center.
Greenwood, P. (Oct. 4, 2012). University of California Television. Attorney Greenwood examines what constitutes elder abuse, how we handle these cases in our judicial system, why incidents of elder abuse are on the rise, and how you can protect yourself and your loved ones.
Duane, J., Karr, H. (Mar. 28, 2013). San Franciso, Ca. : Commonwealth Club. FORA TV. 01:02:23 Speakers will provide information on advances in combating the hidden epidemic of fraud and scams and other forms of exploitation that target that target older persons.
17 min. Office for Victims of Crime, 2010. The video provides community corrections professionals with the information they need to help identify and respond to elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation they may encounter in their work with offenders.
14 min. Office for Victims of Crime, 2010. The video highlights critical issues for judges and court personnel to consider when they encounter abused, neglected, and exploited older persons participating in the judicial system.
15 min. Office for Victims of Crime, 2010). The video describes what law enforcement officers can do when they encounter elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in residences, nursing homes, or other long-term care facilities.
2 videos. Office for Victims of Crime, 2010. Uses the voices of older victims to facilitate a dialog among a range of professionals about the dynamics of abuse, the barriers these victims have to overcome to live free from abuse, and interventions and potential collaborations that may be effective in such cases.
30 min. Office for Victims of Crime, 2003. Highlights financial crime against the elderly and features the work of Santa Clara County's Department of Aging and Adult Services, which created a Financial Abuse Specialist Team (F.A.S.T.) that has been nationally recognized for its work fighting elder financial abuse.
Responding to Elder Abuse: What Law Enforcement Should Know
This 15-minute video describes what law enforcement officers can do when they encounter elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation in residences, nursing homes, or other long-term care facilities. It includes basic information about locating appropriate referral resources for intervention and support for the older abuse victim, following mandatory reporting laws, and working collaboratively with other organizations. Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice.
NIJ Conference Panel (June 2010). Audio recording. Moderator: Andy Mao, Senior Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice. Panelists: Shelly Jackson, Assistant Professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville Lori Stiegel, Senior Attorney, American Bar Association Page Ulrey, Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, King County Prosecutor's Office
NIJ Conference Panel (June 2010) Audio recording Moderator: Carrie Mulford, Social Science Analyst, National Institute of Justice Panelists: Aileen Wiglesworth, Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California, Irvine Solomon Liao, Associate Professor, University of California, Irvine Susan Chasson, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Coordinator, Utah Coalition Against Sexual Assault; Family Nurse Practitioner, Merrill Gappmayer Family Medicine Clinic
NIJ Conference (June 2009) Audio recording Panel Discussion Moderator: Carrie Mulford, Social Science Analyst, National Institute of Justice Panelists: Georgia J. Anetzberger, Assistant Professor, Cleveland State University Ron Acierno, Associate Professor, Medical University of South Carolina
National Institute of Justice (NIJ) and the Government Innovators Network Webinar, January 27, 2011. The mistreatment of our nation’s elderly citizens may be more prevalent than previously known. In a recent nationwide study, 11% of elders reported being the victim of emotional, physical, or sexual abuse or neglect in the previous year.
National Institute of Justice (NIJ) and Government Innovators Network Webinar. (March 22, 2011). In this webinar experts discussed what they know about bruising as well as the important role of forensic information and technology in effectively investigating cases of elder abuse and neglect.
National Institute of Justice and the Government Innovators Network Webinar (January 31, 2012). This Webinar examined the complex issue of researching an elderly population, and how a truly innovative partnership among state adult protective services agencies, a national association, and criminal-justice researchers is overcoming the challenges.