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Bishop James F. Checchio releases names of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse
February 13, 2019
In keeping with a promise made by the Bishops of New Jersey, Bishop James F. Checchio has released the names of 10 diocesan priests and 1 permanent deacon whom have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor since the founding of the diocese in 1981. In doing so, he joined his fellow bishops from New Jersey, who have simultaneously released the names of clergy from their dioceses.