2018 Recap: Parolees in Chicago convicted of financial crimes or fraud
The data shows that 311 men and 43 women were among the parolees. Of the parolees sentenced for financial crimes or fraud, five were veterans, and the median age was 39. The youngest parolee was a 20-year-old man sentenced in 2018, and the oldest was a 78-year-old man sentenced in 2018.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Germaine Elcock. She was convicted of a financial crime or fraud in 2010 when she was 35 years old. She is now 44.
Under state law, paroled offenders are still in legal custody of the IDOC, meaning they can be taken back to a correctional center at any time if the state has probable cause or a warrant.
The table below shows the 50 cities in Illinois with the most paroled offenders in 2018 who were convicted of financial crimes or fraud.
Prisoners convicted of financial crimes or fraud paroled in 2018