State Patrol turns over DOC investigation to Lancaster County Attorney

By: Channel 8 Newsroom 

The Nebraska State Patrol has completed it’s investigation of the Department of Corrections, and has turned over findings to Lancaster County Attorney, Joe Kelly.

State Patrol spokesperson Deb Collins confirmed the findings were handed over Sept. 30th. 

The Count Attorney’s office will determine whether or not any criminal charges will be filed.

According to public documents, employees with the Nebraska Dept. of Correctional Services and the Attorney General’s Office had knowledge of improper sentence calculations, which went against a Nebraska Supreme Court Ruling.