Bishop has launched a project to gather and post the assignment records of every U. Catholic priest who has been accused of sexual abuse since 1940, so that vulnerable communities can be identified and bishops' transfer policies can be determined.

Source: Union-News 5.5.92; Union-News 5.8.92; Union-News ; Union-News ; Sunday Republican ; Union-News ; Union-News ; Union-News ; Union-News ; Union-News ; Buffalo News ; Buffalo News ; Union-News ; Union-News Assignments: Assignment Record From India. Source: Milwaukee Journal 6.4.04; Milwaukee Journal 7.6.04; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8.4.04; Star Ledger 7.7.04; Milwaukee Catholic Herald ; Milwaukee Journal ; Home News Tribune (AP) ; Home News Tribune ; Star Ledger ; India Abroad ; The Milwaukee ; Star Ledger ; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ; Dallas Morning News Assignments: Assignment Record Arrested, charged with obscenity in 1/15 for showing child porn tp a 14-yr-old boy. India native, working at Holy Name of Jesus, West Palm Beach FL since 12/14. Robert Trupia in which he stated that he was 17 when he began a sexual relationship with Rausch and over 18 when he was involved with Trupia. Source: Letter from Rausch to Cardinal Medeiros re Paul Shanley ; Washington Post ; Boston Globe ; Arizona Republic ; Arizona Daily Star ; Arizona Republic ; A W Richard Sipe Keynote Address Linkup Conference ; Arizona Republic ; East Valley Tribune ; BAorg list of US Bishops Accused of Abuse ; Examiner Assignments: Assignment Record Accused in 1993 of molesting a boy in 1987. Per 8/11 Boston AD database, Review board found accusations unsubstantiated or he was acquitted by canonical process. Appointed Archdiocese of Military Services, USA Dean for European Vicariate, per 8/17/12 announcement.

Arrested 6/04; charged with sexual assault of a young boy in 1990-1991 in Milwaukee. Police said Palimattom had gotten in trouble in India for involvement with a boy. 11 suits settled 1/13 just before trial Source: Links to Additional Articles between 2005 - May, 2008; Boston Herald ; Times Argus (AP) ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Times Argus ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Times Argus ; Times Argus ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; WCAX ; Providence Journal ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Burlington Free Press ; Rutland Herald ; News-Times ; Burlington Free Press ; Rutland Herald ; Times Argus Assignments: Assignment Record Pleaded guilty late 12/02 to three counts of child rape and was sentenced to 12-15 yrs in prison. In 8/11, Tucson refers to him as a Diocese of Fresno priest who has been suspended from ministry. "Very Reverend."Source: Boston Globe ; Boston Herald ; Wyoming Tribune-Eagle ; Florida Today ; Rocky Mountain News ; Orlando Sentinel ; Florida Today ; Florida Today ; National Catholic Register ; Archdiocese of Military Services Assignments: Boston Archdiocesan Assignment Record In 1991 Ray was one of approx. James Molloy (released 2/27/12) re priests in secret archives who were accused of sexual misconduct with a minor.

When arrested, he was working in South Amboy, NJ, Metuchen diocese. Diocese says background check prior to Palimattom's arrival showed no prior misconduct. At least 18 complaints reported to Archdiocese over a 20 year period (13 between 19) but he was not permanently removed from active ministry until 2000. Source: Tucson Citizen ; Associated Press ; Tucson Citizen ; Associated Press ; Tucson Citizen ; Arizona Daily Star ; Letter from Bishop Kicanas ; Tucson Citizen ; Tucson Citizen Assignments: Diocese of Tucson List of Accused Priests from Website n.d.; Diocese of Tucson List of Accused Priests 8.5.11In late 1990s, there was an allegation against Quigg and matter was settled by archdiocese. Review Board Report of 6/04 identified Quigg as one of four priests where there was insufficient evident to support allegation of abuse of a minor. Accused anonymously in 1992 of "kissing and molesting Haitian boys" in his Boston parish school in 1992. 20 priests removed by Cardinal Bernardin's review panel as result of allegations. Laicized 1/12 per archdiocesan list accessed 2/25/12. Hejoined the order at age 18 and left in 1966 at age 22 to pursue a career in baseball. Per the PA Attorney General's 3/1/16 Grand Jury Report, in 1966 Ream "took special interest" in a female student at Bishop Carroll High School, where he taught religion. On 5/4/12 Archdiocese found allegations substantiated and that he was unsuitable for ministry. Source: Archdiocese of Philadelphia Press Release ; NY Times ; Philadelphia Inquirer ; Statement of Cardinal Rigali Regarding Administrative Leaves ; My Fox Philly ; Philadelphia Inquirer ; Philadelphia Inquirer ; 1994 Memo from Fr William Lynn to Asst Vicar for Admin re Names in Philadelphia Secret Archives, released ; Philadelphia Inquirer ; Philadelphia Inquirer ; Philly Burbs ; Statement by Archdiocese of Philadelphia ; Statement by Archdiocese of Philadelphia Assignments: Assignment Record First suits filed 2004 by 6 allege abuse by Reardon and 2 other priests at a lake home or at church and that the priests would give the kids drugs and alcohol.

Please send us any assignment records that know about or come across: * In your daily newspaper reading * In your personal experience, if you are a survivor of abuse * In the research that you've done, if you are a lawyer or a reporter working in this area If you would like to join the Service Record Project as a volunteer -- for a few hours, or a few hours per week, or anything in between -- please read our guide to service record research, and email us to let us know you're interested. Also named by Orange Diocese on its list of abusive priests. Per his Personnel file released 5/12, he was laicized March 12, 1994. Pled guilty to Federal pornography charges in 2013. Sentenced to 3 7-yr sentences 10/13 on state charges. Federal Appeals Court upheld the 50 year sentence 07/24/14.

This is work that you can do at a local Catholic college library or at most central city libraries, and you can email, snail mail, or even phone us the results. Others were created by lawyers and investigative reporters. Source: LA Archdiocesan Report 2.17.04 page 5; OC Register ; USA Today ; Fresno Bee ; LA Times ; OC Register ; OC Weekly ; Monteeay Harold ; OC Weekly ; Opinion in John Doe 1 et al V. ; Metropolitan News Enterprise ; LA Times ; Orange County Register ; Sued 2003. 2006 diocese agreed to pay plaintiff $750,000 to settle the lawsuit. Source: Bishop Ryan's Pastoral Letter 2.4.04; Fresno Bee ; Fresno Bee ; Monterey County Herald ; CBS13 ; Fresno Bee ; Mercury News (AP) Assignments: Assignment Record Pagacz, a Polish National Catholic church parish priest, was arrested in 1992 and accused of raping two teenage girls while he was drinking with them in his home. Source: Articles and Documents prior to ; Kanas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Excerpt from Stipulation of Testimony with background documents ; Fox 4 ; Kansas City Star ; Stipulation of Testimony (re Bishop Finn Trial) ; The Australian ; NY Times ; NY Times ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Chicago Tribune ; Huffington Post ; Kansas City Star ; SNAP Statement ; SNAP Statement ; Media Statement--Jeff Anderson & Assoc ; Kansas City Star ; San Francisco Chronicle ; SNAP Statement ; Worthy Adversary ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; KCUR ; KSHB ; Mc Clatchy News ; National Catholic Reporter ; Pitch ; Reuters ; SNAP Statement ; SNAP Statement ; St Joe Channel ; St Joseph News-Press ; Statement of Bishop Finn ; Washington Post ; KCUR ; Waiting for Godot to Leave ; Waiting for Godot to Leave ; Kansas City Star ; WGEM ; Kansas City Star ; KCUR ; SNAP Statement ; Kansas City Star ; Daily Journal ; NY Times ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Daily Journal ; Frontline ; NY Times ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; KCTV ; National Catholic Reporter ; Pitch ; SNAP Statement ; SNAP Statement ; Catholic World Report ; Kansas City Star ; National Catholic Reporter ; SNAP Statement ; Kansas City Star ; Kansas City Star ; KCUR ; Kansas City Star ; SNAP Statement ; Kansas City Star ; SNAP Statement ; Statement by Anderson & Assoc ; The Republic ; SNAP Media Release ; Kansas City Star ; NCR ; NCR ; St Louis Post-Dispatch Assignments: Assignment Record Former Sec.

Others were created by the dioceses themselves and relinquished under subpoena, or were prepared by the dioceses in response to investigation by law enforcement. Accused of abuse of one youth in 1960s at parishes in Tulare and Merced. In plea bargain, he acknowledged enough evidence to convict him of indecent assault. General of the NCCB, Rausch was bishop of Phoenix Diocese from 1977 until his death in 1981. were settled in 1995 for 0K but Raux later denied the charge.

Ordered to receive sex offender counseling and pay 0 fine for providing alcohol. One girl refused to testify and prosecutors dropped charges in her case. Priest sought help of a 4-yr-old boy to help delete the photos. In 11/01 man gave a deposition in a case involving the Tucson Diocese and Msgr. Trupia attempted to blackmail Tucson Diocese in 1992 by saying that he would release info on Bishop Rausch and the young man. Cardinal Law assured the military he knew of no reason why Raux would be unsuitable to work with children in a 1996 letter recommending Raux for a USAF chaplaincy in WY.

A detailed assignment record, like this assignment record of John Geoghan created by the Boston Globe, identifies populations that have been placed at risk, and is also cross-referenced with a list of accusations, so that the transfer policies of the priest's bishops can be evaluated.

By identifying a priests' seminary class and the colleagues with whom he has worked, an assigment record can also begin to identify the circle of colleagues who kept the priest's activities secret and who might even have been involved in the abuse themselves. bishops to publish detailed assignment records with treatment episodes and accusation dates for every abuser.

Assignment records are all around us: * Newspaper accounts of the crisis * Diocesan records * Investigative files * Obituaries and other old newspaper reports But these records are dispersed and difficult to find, and complete assignment records for most accused priests are not publicly available. In the meantime, we are undertaking this work of research and collection ourselves.

See our initial collection of assignment records below. Named in archdiocesan report as having abused 1 in 1975.