Appropriate Action Taken as a Result of the Investigation

In addition to the screening and education of Church Personnel, the interaction and performance of all individuals in a Covered Entity community with children and youth must be monitored as described in the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s Child and Youth Protection Policies and Procedures

10.1 As a result of an investigation of Abuse, Neglect, or Misconduct with Minors, the Archdiocese will undertake appropriate pastoral outreach, personnel action, and communications with affected communities consistent with this Statement of Policy for the Protection of Children & Youth.
10.1.1 Appropriate personnel action may include termination of Church Personnel.
10.1.2 In those instances when there is a credible allegation of Child Sexual Abuse by Church Personnel, the alleged offender will be permanently relieved of all Ministry, employment, and volunteer service.
10.2 The Office of Child and Youth Protection shall make