The senior population is the fastest growing population in the state of Nevada and the Nevada Attorney General’s Office is stepping up its efforts to protect our seniors. Our Senior Protection Unit combines several different divisions in our office, which come together to with one goal in mind: to educate and protect seniors and to prosecute those who take advantage of Nevada’s seniors.
The divisions that comprise the Senior Protection Unit include:
The Nevada Attorney General’s Office has created an Elder Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation Legal Resources and Remedies Guide to help law enforcement officers recognize elder abuse and explore their next step options. The guide can be viewed below.