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Lucas County Prosecutor’s Office Senior Protection Unit

Helpline: 419-936-2040
Service Categories: Legal Services
Serving: Lucas County

The Lucas County Prosecutor's Senior Protection Unit, or "SPU", consists of a specially designated staff of attorneys and an investigator whose mission is to prevent elder abuse, neglect and/or exploitation; protect the independence, respect and quality of life of Lucas County senior citizens and prosecute those who target, deceive and victimize the elderly. The SPU works closely with the Lucas Department of Job and Family Services' Adult Protective Services Unit in investigating and resolving claims of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation and also sponsors the senior HELPLINE for Lucas County residents who have questions regarding seniors and the criminal justice system.