Br. Dominic Leopold Bokulich



Diocese:  Archdiocese of New York

Religious Order:  Franciscan Friars of the Renewal


Dominic Bokulich, also known as Br. Leopold, was arrested in October 2007 and pled guilty in March 2008 to the abuse of 4 boys from one family. Bokulich assaulted the boys in their home and at a retreat location operated by the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal between November 2005 and June 2007. In June 2008, he was sentenced to 7 years in state prison with 5 years post-release supervision. He is required to register as sex offender.

Sources:  Journal News 03.21.08;Journal News 06.10.08;Journal News 06.11.08;Yonkers Tribune 06.11.08