6 California Dioceses Subpoenaed by Attorney General in Child Sex Abuse Case

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Sacramento, along with the other 5 dioceses in California, will be subpoenaed for additional records as the state attorney general continues to investigate whether dioceses complied with mandatory reporting requirements. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced in May he would investigate all of California’s Roman Catholic dioceses to ensure that … Read more

Sacramento Diocese: 40 Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse

More than 40 priests serving the Catholic Diocese of Sacramento were credibly accused of sexually abusing roughly 130 victims in the past 70 years, according to records kept by the church and obtained by The Sacramento Bee. The release of records once closely guarded by church officials was overseen and ordered by Bishop Jaime Soto, who … Read more