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Officials Say Nursing Home Employee May Have Sexually Assaulted Other Women

Police suspect a man who sexually assaulted a 69-year-old woman at a senior-living facility in Yorba Linda may have attacked other women.

01/03/2013

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Elderly Man Suffering From Dementia Found After Being Reported Missing In Mission Hills

An 85-year-old man suffering from early stages of dementia was found Wednesday night after his family reported him missing in the San Fernando Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2012

Bok Dal Kang, 82, was last seen leaving her home in Hollywood on Sept. 7, 2012. (credit: Los Angeles Police Department)

Police Ask For Public’s Help To Locate Hollywood Woman, 82

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating an 82-year-old Hollywood woman with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

09/08/2012

Ynzunza and her dog Rusty. (credit: the Ynzunza family)

La Habra Family Concerned About Missing 71-Year-Old Woman

The La Habra Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 71-year-old woman.

07/28/2012

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Missing Reseda Woman, 88, Found Safe

The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing elderly woman who suffers from dementia.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2012

James Randall McCain (courtesy Arcadia Police Dept.)

Arcadia Police Looking For Missing Sex Offender Who Suffers From Dementia

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing registered sex offender who suffers from dementia.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/19/2012

Patti Davis, Ronald Reagan's daughter, knows first hand the pain of being a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer's. (credit: CBS)

Ronald Reagan’s Daughter Talks About Alzheimer’s Support Group She Co-Leads

In a story you will only see on CBS2, Patti Davis — Ronald Reagan’s daughter — talks about “Beyond Alzheimer’s,” an Alzheimer’s support group she co-leads at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

03/15/2012

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Officials Trying To Identify Spanish-Speaking 70-Something Woman Named Lupe

Officials are trying to identify a 70-something Spanish-speaking woman located today in Santa Ana.

12/31/2011

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GPS Shoe Can Track Those Who Wander Off

A new pair of shoes may give caretakers of those with Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease some peace of mind.

12/30/2011

Missing Indio Man, 79, Back Home After Driving To Ariz.

A missing 79-year-old Indio man, who is medically fragile, was back home Sunday after reportedly driving to Arizona, police said.

06/05/2011

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79-Year-Old Man Who Suffers From Dementia And Heart Trouble Missing In Indio

Police searched Saturday for a 79-year-old man who is medically fragile.

06/04/2011

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Famed Singer Etta James Hospitalized In Southern California

Singer Etta James, who suffers from leukemia and dementia, has been hospitalized, it was reported Friday.

05/13/2011

78-Year-Old Arcadia Man Goes Missing

According to Police, Arthur Moreno was last seen in the 700 block of Golden West Avenue about 6 a.m., although evidence suggest he may not have left his home until some time after 11 a.m. Police also say he may be easily confused.

04/12/2011

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New Device Helps Families Track Loved Ones With Alzheimer’s, Dementia

Dementia and Alzheimer’s are affecting more and more families.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2011

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Husband Seeks Control Of Ailing Etta James’ Money

Ailing “At Last” R&B singer Etta James is gravely ill and her husband of 41 years is seeking a California court order to control more than $1 million of her money.

01/13/2011

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