Fr. Stanislaus Poon – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

| Oct 1, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father Stanislaus Poon

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Salesian)

Ordained: 1962

Retired: 1996

Died: 2019

Assignment History:

  • 1982-1985: Assumption Parish (San Leandro, CA)
  • 1985-1986: St. Michael (Livermore, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Stanislaus Poon:

Fr. Stanislaus Poon was a Salesian priest from China ordained in 1962, who served in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, in 1982, Fr. Poon was incardinated from the Archdiocese of Los Angeles into the Diocese of Oakland.  In 2013, a victim came forward alleging that the priest sexually abused him in 1977. In December 2018, his name was included on the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Update of clergy credibly accused of child sexual abuse.

Fr. Poon retired in 1996 and died in 2019.

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