Nassau County DA investigating Diocese of Rockville Centre pastor for possible possession of child pornography

Long Island Herald [Garden City NY]

March 10, 2022

By Mike Smollins

The Nassau County District Attorney’s office is investigating an associate pastor at a Levittown church for possible possession of child pornography. The church is under the umbrella of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

The Rev. Joseph Nohs is being probed and is not permitted to serve as a priest at St. Bernard’s Church in Levittown until the outcome of the investigation is complete.

Requests for comment from the diocese were not returned at press time.

Anyone with information concerning the abuse of a minor can contact law enforcement and the Diocesan Office for the Protection of Children and Young People at (516) 594-9063.,139118