Press Release04.10.2019

Bridgeport Diocese Investigation Seeks Input from Survivors of Clergy Sexual Abuse

CONTACT:   Sally R. Laroche, Phone 203.330.2007; Email:


HARTFORD, CT., April 9, 2019:  Retired Superior Court Judge Robert L. Holzberg of Pullman & Comley, LLC, who is conducting an investigation into clergy sexual abuse of minors and the Bridgeport Diocese’s response to that abuse, has established a toll free call line for any person who wishes to provide information related to past incidents of abuse or their experience with the Diocese in regards to such abuse.

Survivors and witnesses are encouraged to provide relevant information by calling 1-833-990-0004 or reporting online using the following link:  The hotline is operated by Lighthouse, an industry leader in providing secure, confidential third-party hotlines for organizations conducting investigations. The complainants/witnesses have the option to either identify themselves or remain anonymous when making a report.  If the individual chooses to identify himself/herself, either Judge Holzberg or one of his team will be in direct contact.

Ways to reach the hotline: Website:

Toll-Free Telephone:

  • English speaking USA and Canada: 833-990-0004
  • Spanish speaking USA and Canada: 800-216-1288
  • Spanish speaking Mexico: 01-800-681-5340
  • French speaking Canada: 855-725-0002

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