Department of Justice Observes the 15th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Today, United States Attorney Michael Bailey joined Attorney General William P. Barr and the entire Department of Justice in observing the 15th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The Department echoes voices around the world condemning elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.

“The Department of Justice has made protecting America’s seniors a top priority, and our office shares that commitment,” said United States Attorney Michael Bailey. “Our seniors deserve to be treasured and treated with respect and care, not targeted by fraudulent schemes. We encourage you to call the hotline today if you suspect abuse. Let’s work together to protect our seniors.”