Youth Pastor

A beloved youth pastor, Oscar Duncan, was killed by two gang members in 2012. (credit: the Duncan family)

Gang Member Sentenced To 90 Years For Murdering Beloved Youth Pastor

Hopeton Parsley, 25, and co-defendant Kevin Dwayne Green, 31, were foundguilty Feb. 20 of first-degree murder for the June 4, 2012, killing of Compton resident Oscar Duncan.


A beloved youth pastor, Oscar Duncan, was killed by two gang members in 2012. (credit: the Duncan family)

2 Gang Members Convicted In 2012 Murder Of Beloved Compton Youth Pastor

Officials said two gang members were convicted Friday for the murder in 2012 of a beloved Compton youth pastor in Venice.


(credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Former Youth Pastor Admits To Molesting 2 Girls At Lancaster Church

A former youth pastor pleaded no contest Friday to molesting two girls at the church where he worked, officials from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said.


(credit: CBS)

2 Ordered To Stand Trial For Fatal Shooting Of Compton Youth Pastor

A judge found sufficient evidence Thursday to order two people to stand trial for the fatal shooting of a Compton youth minister last June.


Louis Joseph Bristol's mugshot. (credit: Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Dept.)

Carpinteria Youth Pastor Accused Of Child Molestation, Child Rape

Officials say a Carpinteria youth pastor has been arrested after being accused of multiple counts of child molestation, child rape and lewd acts on a child.


(source: Greater Zion Church)

Suspected Shooter Pleads Not Guilty In Murder Of Compton Youth Pastor

A reputed gang member has pleaded not guilty to murder charges stemming from the shooting of a Compton youth pastor last year.


(credit: San Bernardino Police Department)

Youth Pastor Arrested For Allegedly Molesting Teen

Police are searching for additional victims Wednesday after a youth pastor was arrested for allegedly molesting a teenager.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2012

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2 Arrested In Murder Of Venice Youth Pastor

Two arrests have been made in connection with the death of a youth pastor who was gunned down in front of his home last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/11/2012

(credit: CBS)

$50K Reward Offered In Venice Youth Minister’s Murder

A $50,000 reward was offered Thursday to help solve the murder of a local youth pastor.


(Credit: CBS)

Venice Youth Pastor Accused Of Having Sexual Relationship With Teen Girl

A 28-year-old youth pastor has been charged with multiple counts of sexual molestation for allegedly having a year-long affair with a teen girl.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2011


Venice Youth Pastor Accused Of Sexual Relationship With Young Girl

A 28-year-old youth pastor was accused of having a yearlong affair with a young girl who attended the Venice church where he worked.


(credit: CBS)

Youth Pastor Pleads Not Guilty In San Clemente Molestation Case

A former San Clemente youth pastor charged with molesting a female parishioner pleaded not guilty Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2011

(credit: CBS)

Youth Pastor Extradited From Texas To OC For Alleged Molestation Of Teen Girl

A former San Clemente youth pastor charged with molesting an underage female parishioner was extradited from Texas and brought back to an Orange County jail Wednesday evening, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/06/2011

(credit: OC Sheriff's Department)

Man Arrested In Molestation Of Girl 15 Years Ago

A church volunteer was arrested in Texas Friday on suspicion of molesting a San Clemente girl more than 15 years ago.