Fr. Curtiss Alvarez

Donate Photo
Ordained: 1976
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Madison WI

Alvarez is one of four priests named in a 2/03 news article as having documented and substantial allegations of sexual abuse raised against them. He was reportedly removed from ministry in 1985. As of 2005, he was “no longer in the priesthood,” and the diocese did not keep track of him. Per the diocese’s list of credibly accused in 7/20, Alvarez was laicized in 2010.

Return to main database page. See abbreviations and posting policy. Send corrections.

Our Database of Publicly Accused does not state or imply that individuals facing allegations are guilty of a crime or liable for civil claims. The reports contained in the database are merely allegations. The U.S. legal system presumes that a person accused of or charged with a crime is innocent until proven guilty. Similarly, individuals who may be defendants in civil actions are presumed not to be liable for such claims unless a plaintiff proves otherwise. Admissions of guilt or liability are not typically a part of civil or private settlements. For more information, see our posting policy.