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Howard County Police Charge Caregiver with Elder Abuse

Howard County police have charged a caregiver at an Ellicott City assisted living facility with abusing a 93-year-old man.


Elderly Identify Theft: Why Older Americans Are Becoming A Growing Target

In 2013, there were 16,993 reported instances of identity theft crimes that were committed against people 70 years and older.


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Police: Elderly Relatives Dead in Murder-Suicide

Baltimore police have identified an elderly brother and sister who died in a murder-suicide.


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Silver Spring Man Sentenced for Neglect of Elderly Md. Woman

The owner of a Boonsboro assisted-living center is going to prison for neglecting an Alzheimer’s patient who fell through the floor.


Stanley Lee Fries, 83, of the 4300 block of Flower Valley Drive in Rockville, has been missing since Nov. 7, 2013. (credit: Montgomery County Police)

Police Searching For Missing 83-Year-Old Rockville Man

Police are asking for help in finding a missing elderly man from Rockville who suffers from dementia.


Md. Police Search For Suspects In Home Invasion, Beating Of Elderly Couple

After an elderly couple was beaten and robbed in a Glen Burnie home invasion, Anne Arundel County Police are searching for the three masked men responsible.


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Study: Brainpower In The Very Old May Be Improving

If you’re lucky enough to live into your 90s, how well will your brain hold up? You may have an edge over people who got there ahead of you, a new study hints.