Police prepare church cover-up brief

NSW police investigators are preparing to give evidence to prosecutors about an alleged child sex abuse cover-up in the Catholic Church.

A strike force was formed in late 2010 to investigate whether past and present church leaders had failed to report Father Denis McAlinden to police.

The Irish-born priest, who died in 2005, moved to the Maitland-Newcastle diocese in 1949.


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