When children are reported missing an Amber Alert is issued to help find them. Now, a similar system is being put in place for missing elderly residents: it’s called the Silver Alert.
Senior citizens in Los Angeles may not be receiving meals and other services funded by city programs, according to an audit released Wednesday.
Authorities Saturday released the identity of an elderly woman killed in a hit–and-run accident in Irwindale.
An 82-year-old woman whose rap sheet goes back more than 50 years pleaded not guilty to burglarizing doctors’ offices in a Los Angeles County court appearance, where she also lashed out at television cameras.
A 93-year-old woman is facing foreclosure after taking a second mortgage out on her West Hollywood home.
Senior drivers are in the spotlight Thursday after a nearly 101-year-old man backed his car into several children and adults near a South Los Angeles elementary school on Wednesday.
Crisis counselors were meeting with students at Main Street Elementary about emotional issues stemming from what police said appears to be a tragic accident.
The Beverly Hills Police Department is warning the public Friday to be on guard against scam artists who prey on seniors by posing as youthful relatives in desperate need of emergency funds.
A lawsuit was filed Wednesday against a Valencia-area assisted living home alleging the wrongful death of an 89-year-old woman who died after she was left outside in more than 100-degree heat.
The number of reported elderly abuse incidents is on the rise in Orange County, according to a report released Monday.
John Arthur Walthall swindled an elderly couple out of millions and used it to pay off debt, pay for his son’s film school and buy a hyperbaric oxygen chamber.
72-year-old Sid Landau will have his day in court to prove he no longer poses a threat as a sexually violent predator.
An alleged scam artist who preyed on elderly victims using a disabled vehicle con has been arrested by detectives.
Raul Estrada was last seen at around 3:00 p.m. on Sunday in southwest Alhambra.
Lillian Paxson, 81, apologized for the first time to the family of victim Bahar Yaghoubian for the accident that left both her and another man dead.