The data shows that five men were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for sex crimes was 59. The youngest parolee was a 34-year-old man sentenced in 2015, and the oldest was a 79-year-old man sentenced in 2014.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was George Washington. He was convicted of a sex crime in 2014 when he was 74 years old. He is now 79.
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 zips in Illinois with the most paroled offenders in Q1 2019 who were convicted of sex crimes.
Prisoners convicted of sex crimes paroled in Q1 2019