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  1. More than 1,900 abuse cases last year

    Posted Feb 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang The number of cases reported to Against Elderly Abuse rose to 1,918 last year, a 7.8 per cent increase on 2008. More than half involved obtaining money by deception, while about 30 per cent of the cases were verbal abuse. The non-governmental ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/706655/more-1900-abuse-cases-last-year
  2. Cases of abuse against elderly on the rise

    Posted Jan 29th 2009, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Welfare group Against Elderly Abuse handled 1,780 cases of abuse against the elderly last year, an increase of 13.4 per cent on 2007. The group said 34.6 per cent of last year's cases involved complaints about people taking property of th ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/668274/cases-abuse-against-elderly-rise

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