Oscar Figueroa

Status / Diocesan Response: Faculties removed in 2008 after receipt of report. Faculties restored after preliminary investigation in 2009. After more thorough investigation, removed from ministry in 2009.
Year and Place of Birth: 1964, Mexico
Seminary Attended: Seminario Conciliar, Mexico City
Date Ordained / Connection to Diocese: Ordained May 2000 as priest of the Diocese of Sacramento

Assignments in Diocese of Sacramento

  • 2000-2003: St. Vincent Ferrer, Vallejo
  • 2003-2006: Graduate studies in Rome
  • 2006-2009: Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Sacramento and Pastoral Center
  • 2009: Our Lady of Lourdes, Sacramento

Reporting Victims

Date of alleged abuse: 1993

  1. Males
    • Nature of accusation(s): Investigation into initial report of inappropriate adult conduct resulted in discovery of previously undisclosed sexual misconduct with a minor during time in seminary
    • Year reported to diocese: 2008
  2. Male, between the ages of 18-25
    • Nature of accusation(s): Sexual touching and oral copulation
    • Year reported to diocese: 2016