In comparison to the general population, individuals with disabilities are at greater risk of abuse and tend to be abused more frequently and for longer periods of time. By presenting alarming data, attorneys can assist in developing best practices and techniques to aid these victims.
Pollack, D., Goldman, K., & Medved, M. (2021, November 12). What attorneys need to know about crime against persons with disabilities, The National Law Journal, https://www.law.com/nationallawjournal/2021/11/12/what-attorneys-need-to-know-about-crime-against-persons-with-disabilities/
*This is contructed from limited avaiable data and may be imprecise.