Office of the Vermont Attorney General

Vermont Attorney General's Elder Protection Initiative

We are attorneys, investigators and staff from across the Attorney General’s Office (from its Criminal, Public Protection & Human Services Divisions) working with stakeholders to promote the safety and security of older Vermonters.


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AG Donovan Launches Elder Protection Initiative

Contact: Jamie Renner, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5947 New Effort Follows Statewide Listening Tour Attorney General T.J. Donovan has announced the launch of a permanent unit within his office known as the “Elder Protection Initiative.” This unit will focus on supporting and protecting Vermont’s aging population. The unit is the result of a

June 15, 2018

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A message from Attorney General T.J. Donovan

It’s my job, and my office’s job, to help keep older Vermonters safe and secure. We do that every day in our criminal division by prosecuting physical abuse and financial exploitation. We do that job in our consumer protection division by advocating for older consumers and educating the public on frauds and scams. And we …

June 15, 2018

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