The data shows that six men and one woman were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for homicide was 40. The youngest parolee was a 30-year-old man sentenced in 2010, and the oldest was a 53-year-old man sentenced in 1986.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Maurice Barfield. He was convicted of homicide in 1986 when he was 20 years old. He is now 53.
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 homicide.
Prisoners convicted of homicide paroled in 2018