The data shows that both of the released offenders in 61866 were men. The younger parolee was a 41-year-old man sentenced in 2011. The other was a 51-year-old man sentenced in 2016.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Bobby Blake. He was convicted of a crime involving one or more weapons in 2011 when he was 33 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 zips in Illinois with the most paroled offenders in 2018 who were convicted of crimes involving weapons.
Prisoners convicted of crimes involving weapons paroled in 2018