Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeGLASGOW: Retirement villages and care 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.

1189: A nursing home could be closed down after a carer was caught giggling at a vulnerable man whose trousers were falling down, saying “Look, he’s doing a moonie”.

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.