Poland’s Catholic Church: 625 minors abused by 382 priests since 1990

Poland’s Catholic Church leaders released a study on Thursday that said 625 minors have been abused by 382 priests from 1990 through June of last year — a revelation marking the first time officials have ever presented statistics about the scope of the child sex abuse problem there, the AP reports. Details: Officials found that…

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Pennsylvania Report Alleges Child Sex Abuse by More Than 300 Priests

Catholic officials in Pennsylvania systematically covered up the molestation of more than 1,000 children by more than 300 priests over the past 70 years, according to a report released Tuesday on one of the most exhaustive investigations into the church’s sex-abuse scandal. The scathing, 884-page grand-jury report details widespread abuse of boys and girls dating…

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