The data shows that a man and woman were released in Elwood. The younger parolee is a 21-year-old woman sentenced for crimes involving drugs in 2017, and the other is a 29-year-old man sentenced for financial crimes or fraud in 2016.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest is Marco A. Bastidas. He was convicted of financial crimes or fraud in 2016 when he was 26 years old. He is now 29.
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 the first quarter.