Correctional officer arrested for rape
DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. -- A corrections officer has been arrested after State Police say she was having a sexual relationship with one of the inmates she was charged with overseeing.
Trooper say Tyshinia Love Brewster, 39, was having an intimate affair with an inmate since 2010 and that she's pregnant with that inmate's child. They say she has been working at the Downstate Correctional Facility in Fishkill for more than seven years.
Brewster was arrested for rape and official misconduct and is due back in court next month. She is also facing disciplinary charges out of the Inspector General’s Office.