A Catholic priest in San Jose has been charged with fraud and tax evasion for allegedly diverting thousands of dollars in donations from parishioners into his personal bank account during a three-year period.
A Bay Area church is now under fire over a controversial new policy saying only boys can be altar servers.
The San Francisco Archdiocese has removed a priest from ministering in the city after he was removed from his post in Guam over allegations that he molested two boys four decades ago while serving in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
A transient suspected of assaulting a priest at a church in Burlingame was arrested on Wednesday morning, a police sergeant said.
A Roman Catholic priest has been charged with three felonies for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a teenage girl he met while working at a Davis church.
A Roman Catholic priest in Northern California has been arrested for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a teenage girl he befriended while working at a Davis church.
A beloved priest who was killed in the Humboldt County city of Eureka was beaten to death with a wooden stake and a metal gutter pipe, his autopsy shows.
Police have found their man, 43-year-old Gary Lee Bullock of Redway, suspected in the killing of priest and professor Rev. Eric Freed, whose body was discovered in the rectory of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Eureka on New Year’s Day.
Police identify a suspect in the killing of a respected priest and educator who was found dead in a church rectory in Northern California.
A Eureka priest who failed to show up to morning mass was found dead inside his own church on New Year’s Day.