In September 2014, Franciscan Brother Dominic Quigley was suspended from his position at American Martyrs parish in Queens, New York, in the wake of child sexual abuse allegations. The survivor, a male student at St. Francis Prep in New York, New York, alleged that Br. Quigley had sexually abused him when Br. Quigley was a teacher at the school.
Br. Quigley worked as a sacristan at the American Martys Catholic Church in Bayside, New York, and as a teacher at St. Francis Prep in New York, New York.