New York Executive Law
Elder Abuse Awareness
The superintendent, in cooperation with the state office for the aging and the office of children and family services, shall, for all members of the division of state police:
(1) develop, maintain and disseminate educational material relating to abuse of adults, including physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, active neglect, passive neglect, self neglect, and financial exploitation, as such terms are defined in section four hundred seventy-three of the social services law, and
(2) establish and implement written procedures and policies in the event a member of the division of state police encounters such abuse, including the provision of information and referral.