NDCS News Releases

NDCS News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-07)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Inmate missing from community correctional facility

January 18, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) -- Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L). Jamie Bear #210013 left the facility during the morning of January 17, 2020 for his full-time job, but did not return to the facility, as scheduled, in the afternoon.

Bear started serving his sentence on August 6, 2019. He is...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-06)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Inmate dies at TSCI

January 15, 2020 (Lincoln, NE) – Raymond Daniels #82309, age 71, died today at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI). His sentence started on June 1, 2015. Daniels was serving a 30- to 50-year sentence out of Cass County for the sexual assault of a child.

The cause of death has yet to be determined. As is the case whenever an inmate dies in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, a grand...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-05)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Omaha police arrest missing inmate

January 15, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) – An inmate who failed to return to the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L) on January 6, 2020, has been arrested by the Omaha Police Department. Anthony Durand #210293 was located today in the area of 48th Street and Izard.

Durand had received permission to leave CCC-L in order to job seek. He was reported missing when he did not return to the facility as...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-04)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Inmate who left community corrections center arrested in Omaha

January 10, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) – An inmate who left the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L) the evening of January 8, 2020 has been arrested by the Omaha Police Department.

Richard Reynolds #86969 was taken into custody just after 11:00 p.m. on January 9, 2020 in the area of 34th and Sprague Street. He left CCC-L Wednesday evening after removing the electronic monitoring...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-03)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Staff member assaulted at LCC

January 10, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb) – An inmate at the Lincoln Correctional Center (LCC) assaulted a staff member on Thursday, January 9, 2020, resulting in serious* injuries.

The assault occurred right around 6:30 p.m. just after the inmate was escorted from his cell so that an inspection could be made of a maintenance issue inside. While in restraints, he was able to use a homemade weapon, fashioned from a toothbrush,...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-02)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Inmate missing from community correctional facility

January 9, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) -- Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L). Richard Reynolds #86969 left the facility on foot just before 11:00 p.m. on January 8, 2020 after removing the electronic monitoring device on his ankle.

Reynolds started serving his sentence on December 28, 2017. He is...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (20-01)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

Inmate missing from community correctional facility

January 6, 2020 (Lincoln, Neb.) -- Authorities have been notified about an inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L). Anthony Durand #210293 was given permission to leave the facility today in order to seek employment. Police were notified when he did not return by 5:00 p.m. Durand managed to remove the electronic monitoring device he was wearing.

...Read more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (19-83)

CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

NSP inmate dies at hospital

December 27, 2019 (Lincoln, NE) – Mark Nielson #83595, age 64, died at 2:30 p.m. today at Bryan Medical Center-West in Lincoln. He was incarcerated at the Nebraska State Penitentiary. Nielson’s sentence began on February 22, 2016. He was serving an 8- to 10-year sentence out of Douglas County for the distribution, manufacture and possession of methamphetamine, with the intent to deliver.

While the cause of death has...Read more

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