Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeHOUSTON: 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.

1199: A carer jailed for sexually assaulting two patients who could hardly move and could not speak has had his minimum jail term cut by 18 months.

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.