The data shows that four men were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for homicide was 39. The youngest parolee was a 35-year-old man sentenced in 2016, and the oldest was a 45-year-old man sentenced in 1995.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Rudy Villareal Jr. He was convicted of homicide in 1995 when he was 20 years old. He is now 45.
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 who were convicted of homicide.
Prisoners convicted of homicide paroled in 2018