Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crime DALLAS: Retirement communities and skilled nursing homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively counter the growing threat.

1100: A murder investigation has been launched following the deaths of six people at a nursing home in two weeks. Two of the deaths occurred within 24 hours of each other on August 2 and 3.

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.