Blog: Did the Scientology Celebrity Centre Declare Alleged Serial Rapist Danny Masterson "Type B" (A Criminal)? - 2020-08-26
The arrest of Scientologist and actor Danny Masterson, 44, on three counts of rape in Los Angeles sent shockwaves through Scientology's Celebrity Centre in Hollywood and the Church itself. Part of the shock is that Scientology, despite its most malicious and sleazy efforts at intimidation, lies, and Fair Game could not escape the weight of the evidence against Danny Masterson. There was an abundance of evidence to criminally charge the actor.
The Celebrity Centre knew of Masterson's alleged rapes long ago. According to Scientology policy, Church personnel would have security-checked Danny Masterson on the rape allegations. As a consequence of what was discovered during these sec-checks, the Church of Scientology would have very likely labeled Danny Masterson a "Type B" which stands for "Criminal."
L. Ron Hubbard defined a Type B as follows: