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Q1 2019 Recap: Parolees in East Saint Louis convicted of property crimes

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By Local Labs News Service | Jul 10, 2019


There were 11 offenders convicted of property crimes released on parole in East Saint Louis during the first quarter, according to Illinois Department of Corrections data obtained by the Metro East Sun.

The data shows that 11 men were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for property crimes was 36. The youngest parolee was a 23-year-old man sentenced in 2018, and the oldest was a 48-year-old man sentenced in 2017.

The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Justin Rush. He was convicted of a property crime in 2013 when he was 22 years old. He is now 28.

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 Q1 2019 who were convicted of property crimes.

Prisoners convicted of property crimes paroled in Q1 2019

City
Total # of Parolees
% Women
% Men
Median Age
Chicago
338
8.3%
91.7%
37
Rockford
26
3.9%
96.2%
34
Peoria
24
25%
75%
37
Decatur
20
15%
85%
35
Kankakee
15
0%
100%
36
Springfield
15
13.3%
86.7%
36
Joliet
15
13.3%
86.7%
35
Elgin
12
0%
100%
38
Harvey
12
0%
100%
32
East Saint Louis
11
0%
100%
36
Marion
11
9.1%
90.9%
37
Waukegan
11
0%
100%
41
Danville
10
20%
80%
31
Aurora
10
30%
70%
31
Blue Island
9
0%
100%
39
Chicago Heights
8
12.5%
87.5%
39
Bloomington
8
12.5%
87.5%
26
Calumet City
8
0%
100%
40
Berwyn
7
14.3%
85.7%
34
Urbana
6
16.7%
83.3%
27
Granite City
6
16.7%
83.3%
38
Champaign
6
16.7%
83.3%
37
Cicero
5
0%
100%
37
Bolingbrook
5
0%
100%
35
Freeport
5
0%
100%
31
Centralia
5
20%
80%
28
Rock Island
5
20%
80%
40
Des Plaines
4
25%
75%
40
Ottawa
4
0%
100%
27
Moline
4
0%
100%
33
Charleston
4
0%
100%
35
Belleville
4
0%
100%
34
Mount Vernon
4
50%
50%
31
Maywood
3
0%
100%
34
Dolton
3
0%
100%
34
Galesburg
3
0%
100%
31
Streator
3
0%
100%
31
Herrin
3
0%
100%
32
Hazel Crest
3
33.3%
66.7%
45
Salem
3
33.3%
66.7%
33
Park Forest
3
0%
100%
24
South Holland
3
0%
100%
27
Riverdale
3
0%
100%
31
Evanston
3
0%
100%
28
Forest Park
3
33.3%
66.7%
41
East Peoria
3
0%
100%
30
Rantoul
3
33.3%
66.7%
31
Alton
3
0%
100%
26
Broadview
3
33.3%
66.7%
36
Carbondale
3
0%
100%
33

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