Fr. Michael Joseph Miller

Order: OFM Conv
Ordained: 2001
Status: Convicted

Diocese: Archdiocese of Hartford CT

Worked in Buffalo NY diocese at St. Francis High in 1993 and 2000-03. Parochial vicar at St. Paul in Kensington, CT 2006-2011. Removed by Order 7/4/11 for inappropriate contact with a minor. Hospitalized 7/11 during police investigation. Personal computer confiscated. Arrested 7/12/11; charged with 5 counts of risk of injury or impairing morals of a minor, improper text and facebook messages. Implicated by at least 9 minors. Re-arrested 6/12 for possession of child porn. Pled guilty to all charges 5/1/13. Privileges permanently removed. Sentenced to 5 years prison and 20 years probation. On Hartford archdiocese’s list 1/22/19.


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.