NDCS employee arrested
The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said 31-year-old Sheena Meidt, a recreation specialist at the Lincoln Correctional Center, was arrested Wednesday by the Nebraska State Patrol for unauthorized communication with a prisoner.
Meidt has been an employee of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services since August 2019. She previously held positions as a corporal and a unit case worker. Following her arrest, Meidt was booked into the Lancaster County Jail.
Unauthorized communication with a prisoner is a Class IV felony.