The data shows that 26 men and eight women were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for crimes against persons was 35. The youngest parolee was a 21-year-old woman sentenced in 2017, and the oldest was a 57-year-old woman sentenced in 2016.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Richard Benton. He was convicted of a crime against a person in 1994 when he was 20 years old. He is now 45.
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 zips in Illinois with the most paroled offenders in 2018 who were convicted of crimes against persons.
Prisoners convicted of crimes against persons paroled in 2018