The data shows that 28 men and one woman were released in Rantoul. The median age of the parolees was 36. The youngest parolee was a 21-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2017, and the oldest was a 58-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2016.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Bobby Blake. He was convicted of a crime involving one or more weapons in 2011 when he was 32 years old. He is now 41.
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.