elder abuse

Woman convicted of elder fraud is Siskiyou County

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Ore. – A woman was convicted of defrauding her 99-year-old grandmother. The Siskiyou County District Attorney’s Office said years ago, Shelly Danae Kent and another family member were added to the elderly victim’s bank account in order to help handle …

Woman indicted for elder abuse

MEDFORD, Ore. – A woman was formally indicted for abusing two elderly victims. According to the Jackson County District Attorney’s Office, Karin Franziska Boldt allegedly financially and physically abused two elderly victims. Police said Boldt was serving as the victims’ care provider, …

Former Klamath Falls nurse charged with murder

Update (03/24, 4:55pm) — A Deschutes County Judge says an alleged murder confession made by a former nurse from Sky Lakes Medical Center can be used in court. Defense attorneys argued unsuccessfully that the statement should be covered under patient confidentiality laws. …