Q1 2019 Recap: Parolees in St. Clair 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 34. The youngest parolee was a 22-year-old man sentenced in 2015, and the oldest was a 68-year-old man sentenced in 1991.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Darrell Brockman Jr. He was convicted in 1991 when he was 40 years old. He is now 68.
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.