Arizona Clergy Abuse FAQs
How Do I Report Sexual Abuse By a Priest in Arizona?
If you are in immediate danger, call the police.
To report any sexual abuse:
Call your local law enforcement agency. Depending on the situation, you may also be advised to seek medical attention.
To report sexual abuse of a minor:
Call the Arizona Child Abuse Hotline at 1-888-SOS-CHILD (1-888-767-2445) to report the abuse.
To report sexual abuse to the Diocese of Phoenix:
To report a case of abuse perpetrated by a clergy member, church employee or volunteer, contact the Office of Child and Youth Protection at 602-354-2396.
Learn more information about reporting abuse to the Phoenix Diocese here.
To report sexual abuse to the Diocese of Tucson:
You can report abuse to the Diocese of Tucson by contacting one of the following departments in the diocese.
Victim Assistance Program
Office of Child, Adolescent and Adult Protection
To report sexual abuse to the Diocese of Gallup (NM):
Refer to the contact information below to report abuse committed by a priest, deacon or other staff member of the diocese.
Elizabeth Terrill | Victims Assistance Coordinator
Email Address: [email protected]
For more information about reporting abuse, visit our resource page>