More Police Doing Daily Checks on Seniors

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Living alone can be tough for seniors. Some don’t have family to check on them, and they worry that if they fall or suffer a medical emergency and can't get to the phone, no one will know. That’s why hundreds of police agencies in small towns, suburbs and rural areas are checking in on seniors who live alone by offering them a free automated phone call every day, Stateline Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!