Fr. Joseph Hassan – Diocese of Brooklyn

On Behalf of | Feb 10, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Joseph Hassan  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Birth: 1935

Ordained: 1961

Laicized: 1976

Assigned as follows:

  • 1962-1965: Our Lady of Solace (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1966-1970: Queen of All Saints (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1971-1976: Our Lady of Hope (Middle Village, NY)
  • 1977-2019: Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Joseph Hassan:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Fr. Joseph Hassan’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Hassan’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

Hassan was laicized in 1976. He now resides in Nassau County, New York

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