Brother Richard Berryman
Archdiocese of Newark
Assigned as follows:
- Bergen Catholic High School (Oradell, NJ)
Summary of Abuse Allegations against Brother Richard Berryman:
Brother Richard Berryman was a member of the Congregation of Christian Brothers. According to media reports, in August 2016, at least one allegation of child sexual abuse by Brother Berryman was settled “in the bankruptcy matter In re: The Christian Brothers’ Institute, et al.” The alleged sexual abuse occurred while Brother Berryman worked at Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, NJ in the early 1960s. A $1.9 million settlement was reached between twenty-one childhood sexual abuse victims from Bergen Catholic High School.
Berryman is no longer an Irish Christian Brother and it is believed he lives in Florida.
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