Fr. Douglas Hermansen – Diocese of Trenton

Father Douglas U. Hermansen

Diocese of Trenton

Ordained: 1979

Removed from Ministry: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Paul (Princeton, New Jersey)
  • Notre Dame High School, Chaplain (Lawrenceville, New Jersey)
  • St. Raphael (Hamilton, New Jersey)
  • St. Rose of Lima (Freehold, New Jersey)
  • St. John Vianney High School, Chaplain (Holmdel, New Jersey)
  • St. Pius X (Forked River, New Jersey)
  • Jersey Shore Medical Center, Chaplain (Neptune, New Jersey)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Douglas Hermansen:

The Diocese of Trenton recently released a list naming each of the priests within their ministry who have credible allegations of child sexual abuse against them. The Diocese included Father Douglas U. Hermansen on the list. The Diocese of Trenton did not provide any information about the allegation against Hermansen, including his assignment at the time of the alleged abuse or the age/gender of the victim.

Hermansen is believed to have relocated to the Santa Fe, New Mexico, area.  He is 67 years old.

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