Under Maryland law any health practitioner, police officer, or human service worker who has reason to believe that a vulnerable adult is in.
All suspected cases of Adult Abuse and Neglect should be reported to your local DSS to protect the health, safety, and welfare of endangered, vulnerable adults . Section 14-309 of the Family Law Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.
ADULTS. Learn How We Can Detect and. Prevent the Abuse and Neglect of. Maryland's Vulnerable Adults necessary, contact local law enforcement.