This panel will feature NIJ-funded research that has direct, practical implications for the prosecution of elder abuse cases. Panelists will present findings from a study of prosecutors in three states that examined the factors that influenced their decisions to prosecute elder financial abuse cases. The panel will also provide the results from an evaluation of five innovative court-based models that target perpetrators of elder abuse.
Director's Message: New National Protocol for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations of Prepubescent Children
This protocol strengthens our nation’s response to child sexual abuse and promotes the healing and well-being of these victims.