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Fr. Roberto Bravo – Archdiocese of San Francisco

Father Roberto Bravo

Archdiocese of San Francisco/Dominicans

Fr. Roberto Bravo Horowitz Law

Ordained:  1998

Assignment History:

  • 1998-1999: Holy Rosary (Antioch, CA)
  • 1999-2000: Newman Center (Salt Lake City, UT)
  • 2000-2002: St. Dominic’s (San Francisco, CA)
  • 2002-2005: St. Albert’s Priory (Oakland, CA)

 Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Roberto Bravo:

In 1999, there were claims that the police investigated in which Bravo inappropriately touched six teenage girls. The case was dropped because the girls refused to testify.

Bravo was then assigned to the Newman Center Parish in Salt Lake City, Utah. According to the head of the Dominican’s Western Province, Bravo had problems with teenage girls there “similar to” those he had in California.

In 2002, Bravo was sent to live at this Dominican House of Formation where he and six other admitted Dominican sex offenders were living. According to media reports, Bravo was free to come and go, unrestricted. Neighbors were alarmed to find out that the men were living in their midst.

In 2005, Bravo left St. Albert’s Priory in Oakland, California after the Dominicans placed restrictions on him and then they contacted the police.

Bravo left the order in 2005 and is last known to have been living in Long Beach, CA.

In 2019, Bravo was included on a list of priests in the Diocese of Oakland who was named as being “credibly accused” of child sex abuse. 

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of San Francisco in California. If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of San Francisco now have legal options due to a voluntary compensation fund created by the Archdiocese of San Francisco, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us. Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr. Roberto Bravo – Diocese of Oakland

Father Roberto Bravo 

Diocese of Oakland

Roberto Bravo Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1998

Left order: 2005

Assigned as follows:

  • 1998-1999: Holy Rosary (Antioch, CA)
  • 1999-2000: Newman Center (Salt Lake City, UT)
  • 2000-2002: St. Dominic’s (San Francisco, CA)
  • 2002-2005: St. Albert’s Priory (Oakland, CA)
  • 2005-present: Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Roberto Bravo:

Fr. Roberto Bravo was a priest of the Dominican order. According to media reports, in 1999, he was investigated following complaints that he had inappropriately touched six teenage girls. He was moved to Salt Lake City, where he continued to have “problems” with teenage girls.

Bravo was ultimately sent to live with six other admitted Dominican sex offenders at a seminary in Oakland, California. In February 2005, he left St. Albert’s after the Dominicans placed restrictions on him. The Dominicans contacted the police. Bravo left the order and is last known to have been living in Long Beach, CA. His current whereabouts are unknown.

In 2019, Bravo’s name appeared on the Diocese of Oaklands’ list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Oakland. If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Oakland now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us. Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Oakland and nationwide. We can help.

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.