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Nebraska Department of Correctional Services employee arrested for alleged sexual abuse and other charge

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Posted at 2:12 PM, Sep 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-04 15:12:45-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — According to a release from the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS), an employee with the department has been arrested for carrying out two alleged felony offenses.

The NDCS said:

Summer Brandt (46), a nurse at the Community Corrections Center – Lincoln (CCC-L) and the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center (DEC), was arrested by the Nebraska State Patrol Friday, September 3, 2021 for unauthorized communication with a prisoner (Neb. Rev. Stat. §83-417) and sexual abuse of an inmate (Neb. Rev. Stat. §28-322.01). Both are felony offenses.

Brandt has been employed by the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) since August 8, 2016. Brandt resigned her position with the agency.

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