Q1 2019 Recap: Parolees in Sangamon County convicted of crimes involving weapons
The data shows that all of the released offenders among the parolees were men. Of the parolees sentenced for crimes involving weapons, one was a veteran, and the median age was 31. The youngest parolee was a 21-year-old man sentenced in 2018, and the oldest was a 50-year-old man sentenced in 2018.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Lacey Riney. He was convicted in 2010 when he was 29 years old. He is now 38.
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 following table shows how many offenders convicted of crimes involving weapons were paroled during the first quarter of 2019 in each Illinois county.