Everything listed under: nursing home sexual assault

  • Alleged Rape at Retirement Community, Charges Filed Almost Twenty Years Later

    A former aide of a retirement community is being charged with raping at least one elderly resident of the facility almost twenty years ago. The victim was said to be both non-verbal and bed-ridden in the facility. However, newly presented court documents allege this man may have committed sexual crimes against two additional elderly residents at that same facility.The former aide was arrested on February 27, 2019.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Employees Under Investigation For Rape Charges

    Nursing home employees are under investigation after a nursing home patient in a vegetative state gave birth to a child. Police are pursuing sexual assault charges and looking for DNA matches to the child from male employees. The investigation has been ongoing since earlier suspicions were raised. The head of the company earlier resigned just after charges were filed.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Employee Investigated As Offender In Sexual Assault Incident

    A nursing home incident is still under investigation after a patient told a nurse she was sexually assaulted overnight. Police have not yet made an arrest since the incident was reported to the sheriff's office. However, a suspect in the case is a nursing home employee who was placed on suspension.The police were notified via email in the form of an incident report from the nursing home.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Patient Sexually Assaulted By Another Patient; Plaintiff Wins Generous Award

    At all times relevant, an 80-year-old female nursing home patient had dementia and was cognitively incapacitated. The patient was incapable of receiving and evaluating information effectively and responding to people, events, or environments to such an extent that she was able to meet the essential requirements of her health, care, safety, or therapeutic needs, rendering her incapable of taking care of or protecting herself or her affairs. The nursing home knew that the patient was cognitively i...  Read More...

  • Nursing Home Patient In Vegetative State Sexually Assaulted

    A 59-year-old man was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a nursing home patient who is in a vegetative state, police said.  The man was arraigned and being held on bail.  For more, read the story.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Worker Charged With Sexually Assaulting Patient

    A male nursing home employee was charged with first-degree sodomy and second-degree elder abuse following an alleged incident where another employee walked in on the worker and a naked male patient at the nursing home.  The judge denied a lower bond request this week and also order Zachariah Reeves to submit a DNA test. For more, read the story.    Read More...

  • Nursing Home Employee Convicted Of Sexually Abusing Patients

    A nurse aide has been sentenced to 23 years in prison after a decade of raping Alzheimer's victims, because one victim remembered and spoke out about it. "What this man has done for a period of almost a decade is ... prey on Alzheimer's patients because they're forgetful and they can't remember and oftentimes they die," said the prosecuting attorney in the case."In 2016, Your Honor, he made the grave mistake of hurting the wrong woman.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Employee Confesses To Assaulting Patient

    A nursing home employee pleaded guilty to assaulting a nursing home patient. The patient was assaulted but could not identify the perpetrator by name, although she knew it was a nursing home employee. A police investigation and forensics led to a nursing assistant on staff as the attacker. The nursing home employee was charged by a grand jury with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and official misconduct.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Worker Charged With Sexual Assault Of Patient

    After a two-year investigation a nursing home worker has been charged on three counts for sexually assaulting a nursing home patient. The nursing home patient reported an assault at the time the incident took place, however, she was unable to identify her assaulter. Through police investigation and forensic evidence from the incident, the perpetrator was eventually identified. The nursing home worker faces charges of aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and official misconduct.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Employee Charged With Sexual Assault

    A nursing home employee has been charged with sexual assault of two patients after a complaint was filed to police. The certified nursing assistant was accused of inappropriately touching a patient. The assault took place while the employee was going about his patient duties.The investigation led to more accusations that the nursing home employee also sexually assaulted another patient.   Read More...