Fr. Martin Betances-Torres – Archdiocese of New York

| Jul 8, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father Martin Betances-Torres

Archdiocese of New York

Ordained: 1987

Removed: 2019

Assignment History:

  • 1988-1991: Sacred Heart of Jesus (New York, NY)
  • 1992-1994: Ascension (New York, NY)
  • 1995-2002: Our Lady of the Rosary (New York, NY)
  • 2003-2005: Unknown
  • 2006-2019: Leave of Absence

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Martin Betances-Torres:

Fr. Martin Betances-Torres was named on the Archdiocese of New York’s 2019 List of Archdiocesan Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor or the Subject of Eligible IRCP Compensation Claims. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the abuse occurred, are unknown.

Betances-Torres was removed from ministry in 2019. His current whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown.

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