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By Cecilia Peartree

This can be the 7th publication within the Pitkirtly sequence of snug mysteries, set in a fictitious small city at the coast of Fife.
When the tv programme Open Kitchen involves city, there are many reactions from the folks of Pitkirtly. Jemima is completely satisfied of the chance to teach off her baking talents, whereas Amaryllis appears to be like ahead to the mayhem which may end result from a 'healthy eating' procession, and Christopher is aghast while he unearths his ex-wife engaged on the venture.
But they don't count on homicide to be at the menu.

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Not found in these comments, however, is any discussion about the fact that crime among older adults has not decreased. The supposed “get tough on crime” approach has done little or nothing for older adults whose crime rate remained stable while it decreased among the other age groups. Second, given the demographic and technological changes occurring in our society, it is expected that crimes against older adults will increase. Most, if not all, demographers agree that in the future, there will be more older persons than ever before (Treas, 1995).

Ever since the concept of elder abuse became a nation- Crimes Committed Against the Elderly 35 al concern in the late seventies (Katz, 1979), debate has focused on the kinds of acts captured under this broad heading. In 1982, one elder abuse expert wrote that a “concrete and hopefully narrow definition of the problem should be agreed upon by academic, professional, and legislative persons” (Faulkner, 1982, p. 71). The lack of agreement continued throughout the eighties, leading Wolf (1988) to write: “This lack of uniformity has hindered efforts to determine the scope of the problem and to build the knowledge base necessary for the development of intervention and preventive programs” (p.

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