Seniors in the Torrance area are at risk for physical, financial, and mental abuse.
If you suspect a senior or dependent adult is the victim of abuse,
you have a few options to report it:
- Torrance Police Department at (310) 328-3456
- Adult Protective Services at (877) 477-3646
- Elder Abuse Hotline at (800) 992-1660
- For APS Mandated Reporters, at (888) 202-4248
For physical emergencies dial 911.
For additional information on adult or dependent abuse, contact the Torrance Police Department Detective Division, at (310) 618-5570.
VICTIM-WITNESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM:
1000 W. Carson St. Box 460, Trailer N-26
Torrance, CA 90509
Crisis intervention, counseling, court escort/support, case status/disposition, property re-turn, restraining order, emergency financial assistance, emergency legal assistance and referral. Assists victims to apply for State program. Main focus is elder abuse.
VICTIM SUPPORT PROGRAM:
The Torrance Victim Support Program was created to ensure that support services are accessible to crime victims. The Victim Support Program is available to provide helpful and compassionate support to victims of crime and increase their participation in the Criminal Justice System.
The Program provides such services as crisis intervention, counseling, resource and referrals and court support. Listed below are some of the services designed to assist the crime victims in the City of Torrance.