Archive: New Jersey

Nursing home abuse headlines from the New Jersey nursing home abuse news archives.

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November 2015

South Jersey Nursing Home Accused Of Abuse

A former charge nurse at a South Jersey nursing home claims she was fired after bringing forth allegations of abuse, Fox 29 reports. Nikki Thompson worked at the Voorhees Center Nursing Home for eight years, but was forced to leave her job after bringing forth allegations of abuse, according to the report. Alleged abuse includes a […]

Monday the 23rd

September 2015

Boonton Twp. nursing home aide charged with abuse

The complaints, signed by township Detective Peter Ricciardi, charge that Mangona on Aug. 5 attempted to cause or did cause bodily injury to an institutionalized elderly person by slapping the patient’s hands and grabbing and squeezing the patient’s mouth.  The complaint did not identify the gender or age of the patient, identified only as M.F.

Thursday the 24th

June 2008

March 2006

Andover nursing home health aide acquitted of assault

Newton, MA — An emotional Union County man was found not guilty Thursday of assaulting an elderly patient at an Andover Township nursing home more than two years ago. Donald Beckett, 41, of Union Township, would have faced up to 18 months in prison and a $10,000 fine had he been convicted of fourth-degree aggravated […]

Friday the 31st

November 2005

Charges dropped in nursing home sex assault case

Berlin, MD – Charges against 20-year-old Michael Jermain Bolling, the Salisbury man accused of sexually assaulting a 91-year-old nursing home patient, have been dropped due to insufficient evidence. The case was heard on Nov. 10 in Snow Hill’s District Court and, according to the State’s Attorney Office, it was dismissed because there was not enough […]

Friday the 18th