2018 Recap: Parolees in Chicago convicted of property crimes
The data shows that 1,324 men and 66 women were among the parolees. Of the parolees sentenced for property crimes, 12 were veterans, and the median age was 38. The youngest parolee was a 19-year-old man sentenced in 2016, and the oldest was a 78-year-old man sentenced in 2017.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Anthony Lewis. He was convicted of a property crime in 1990 when he was 28 years old. He is now 57.
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 property crimes.
Prisoners convicted of property crimes paroled in 2018