Investigation of MI Catholic Dioceses

Michigan Department of the Attorney General announced an investigation into the seven Catholic dioceses of Michigan.

At this time, the investigation dates back to 1950 and looks solely at priests, both diocesan and religious order. The investigation pertains solely to the abuse and sexual assault of children. The internal investigation is being conducted by the AG’s office and is expected to take about a year. Please see the attached for the official statement.

DOGR_AG_Investigation_Statement