Peel police charge a Brampton bishop with sexual assault


Published August 12, 2022 at 8:24 pm

bishop Clive Walters
Bishop Clive Walters is seen in a Peel Regional Police handout photo.

Peel Regional Police say they have charged a bishop in a sexual assault investigation.

Police say the sexual assault victim attended a church in the area of Kennedy Road and Clarence Street in Brampton. While at the church, it is alleged that the victim was sexually assaulted.

On Friday, August 12, police charged Clive Walters, a 58-year-old man from Dundalk, Ontario, in connection with the case. He is charged with sexual assault and sexual interference.

Walters will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on October 3, 2022.

This investigation remains ongoing, and investigators believe there may be additional victims. 

A church called New Life Kingdom Ministries, at 83 Kennedy Rd. S. lists Walters as a bishop.

Anyone with information on this or any similar incident should contact investigators at the Special Victims Unit at 905-453-2121, extension 3460. Or call Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit

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