Scott County Deputies To Begin Using ‘Vitals’ App For The VulnerableThe deputies with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office have begun using an app that provides first responders with important medical information about vulnerable individuals.
Worthington Woman Sentenced For Stealing Benefits From Vulnerable AdultsA 58-year-old Worthington woman has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing Social Security benefits from vulnerable adults.
Fmr. Mpls. Police Chief Named President Of ‘Vitals’ App For The VulnerableFormer Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau is now the president of a Twin Cities-based tech company focused on improving interactions with police officers and the vulnerable.
Woman Accused Of Stealing $75K From Parents For Cosmetic Surgery, DrugsA 54-year-old Lakeland woman is accused of stealing more than $75,000 from her parents in order to fund a tummy tuck, breast lift and her prescription drug addiction. According to the Dakota County Attorney's Office, Kristen Mary Kruzel was charged Wednesday with three counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
Charge: Health Care Worker Stole $4,000 From Vulnerable AdultsA health care worker at REM Woodvale Plain Inc. in Albert Lea, has been accused of stealing more than $4,000 from seven vulnerable adults who the employee took care of between August 2011 and May 2012, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
Freeman To Announce Bill To Protect VulnerableA new bill being introduced this session would make neglecting a vulnerable adult a more serious crime.
Man Sentenced For Stealing $120K From Vulnerable AdultsThe husband of a nursing assistant has been sentenced to three years in prison for helping to steal more than $120,000 from vulnerable adults that were under her care.