Elderly Woman

Surveillance image of man wanted in connection with assault on elderly woman in Ridgewood, Queens (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect Who Assaulted Elderly Woman In Ridgewood

Police said an 82-year-old woman was struck in the face by a man while she walked at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Seneca Street.

09/27/2014

A surveillance image of a woman wanted in the snatching of a purse in a Fort Greene, Brooklyn restaurant. (Credit: NYPD)

Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In Brooklyn

A 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/24/2014

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New Yorkers Beguiled By Photo Of NYPD Officer Helping Blind Woman Cross Street

A photo of an NYPD officer helping an elderly blind woman cross a busy street in Midtown has gone viral, and has won the praises of Police Commissioner Bill Bratton.

04/11/2014

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Man’s Elderly Mother Left On Floor All Night In New Jersey

A northern New Jersey woman and her uncle have been charged with senior neglect, after they allegedly left an elderly woman lying on the floor for as long as 15 hours before ever calling for help.

06/09/2013

A sketch of a man wanted for robbing an elderly woman in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Purse From 70-Year-Old Woman In The Bronx

The incident happened last Friday around 1:40 p.m. near East 183rd Street in the Belmont section of the borough.

03/27/2013

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Elderly Woman Critically Injured In Upper West Side Fire

An elderly woman was left in critical condition early Sunday, after being pulled from a fire in her apartment on the Upper West Side.

12/30/2012

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Elderly Woman Dies In Fire In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

A woman who was reportedly 91 years old died early Monday, in an apartment building fire in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.

11/12/2012

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Elderly Bronx Woman Found Brutally Beaten To Death In Her Apartment Building

An eighty-eight-year-old woman was found brutally beaten to death in her Bronx apartment on Saturday.

06/16/2012

Police arrest minivan driver (credit: CBS 2)

Elderly Queens Woman Hit By Minivan Remains Critical

Police arrested the driver on an outstanding warrant for another matter. He was also issued a summons for careless driving.

07/08/2011

Whippany, N.J. House Fire (credit: CBS 2)

House Fire Kills Elderly N.J. Woman

A neighbor in Whippany called 911 after hearing an explosion from the house next door on Sunday. When firefighters arrived, flames were shooting from the back of the home.

05/30/2011

Surveillance Video Of Home Health Aide (credit: CBS 2)

Home Care Aid Convicted Of Abusing Elderly Woman

Surveillance video shows the victim who suffers from dementia and Alzheimer’s flailing helplessly on the floor for more than an hour while the caregiver watched TV.

11/11/2010