Authorities said the victim was admitted to the ICU for septic shock, believed to have resulted from several open and infected wounds.
Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign three bills that are intended to prevent elder abuse.
Robert Dickerman, 47, was arrested Tuesday, nearly 15 months after his mother died of sepsis at Orange Coast Memorial Hospital.
Three people were arrested last week for allegedly scamming a 67-year-old woman out of $34,000 in cash and jewelry, according to Torrance police.
Authorities say they have arrested four people in connection with the cultivation of marijuana.
An Orange County in-home caregiver was in custody Wednesday for allegedly sexually abusing a 66-year-old woman.
A Riverside man whose house was allegedly filled with explosives and booby traps pleaded not guilty to three felony counts on Thursday.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s investigators say El Monte police used flashlights, batons and a stun gun on a mentally ill man suspected of elder abuse who later died at a hospital.
A second parent has died as the result of a fire officials in Riverside say was set by the couple’s developmentally-disabled daughter.
An elderly, housebound Palos Verdes Estates heiress’s large donation to a charity connected to the Kabbalah Centre is being investigated as possible elder abuse.
Screen legend Mickey Rooney and his court- appointed conservator, once again filed an elder abuse complaint against one of his stepsons and his stepson’s wife Thursday.
A Seal Beach nursing facility has been accused of wrongly drugging a 68-year-old patient for months to take over her Social Security payments.
Fred Claridge, Director of Certified Senior Guidance Association and Senior Advocate, visited the KCAL 9 studios Tuesday to talk about elder abuse, a crime that is typically kept out of the public’s view.
Authorities say a Hawthorne couple has been arrested on suspicion of elder abuse after police found the woman’s 86-year-old mother bedridden, with open sores and soiled clothing.
Actor Mickey Rooney is telling Congress that he has been a victim of elder abuse by a family member who took his money and misused it.