RELEASED EARLY

NEW CHARGES

Gerald D Smith

Sentence miscalculated by 1 year


Smith was originally imprisoned on charges including Poss Firearm By Felon. After mistakenly being freed early, Smith was charged with seven crimes:

Charge Date Status
THEFT-RCV STOLEN PROP $500-1,500, CLASS 4 FELONY Nov. 8, 2008 Charged, but not convicted
TRESPASS, MISDEMEANOR June 25, 2008 Convicted
UNLAWFUL/FICT DISPLAY OF PLATE/RENEW TAB, CLASS 3 MISDEMEANOR June 25, 2008 Convicted
FALSE INFORMATION, MISDEMEANOR June 25, 2008 Convicted
THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING UNDER $100, MISDEMEANOR May 14, 2008 Charged, but not convicted
TRESPASS, MISDEMEANOR May 14, 2008 Convicted
FAIL TO APPEAR OR COMPLY WITH CITATION, CLASS 3 MISDEMEANOR June 30, 2008 Charged, but not convicted
Miscalculation
1 year
Start
Jan. 23, 1998
Original release date
Nov. 12, 2007

Other convicts charged with new crimes when they should have been in jail

  • David Jura

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Joseph Fitzgerald

    Miscalculation: 5 years

  • Cesar A Medina

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Gayle Sanford

    Miscalculation: 6 months

  • Harold B. (Brown J) Stewart

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

  • Laurie A Martinez

    Miscalculation: 1 year

  • Casey W Gullicksen

    Miscalculation: 5 months, 1 week

  • Hermino Alamilla

    Miscalculation: 1 year, 6 months

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    Credits: Ben Vankat, Cody Winchester, Matt Wynn / Omaha World-Herald