By The Telegraph on 06/30/2017
"...The figures show that the number of cases involving adults - usually elderly or disabled - has risen from 4,194 in 2013/14 to 5,615 in 2015/16 - an increase of 33 per cent. Meanwhile, cases involving children have also risen, with 7,906 reports in 2015/16 - an increase of four per cent in two years. ..."
Read the entire article: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/30/soaring-abuse-elderly-amid-warnings-care-system-disintegrating/