2018 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Kankakee?
The data shows that 143 men and five women were released in Kankakee. Of the parolees, one is a veteran, and the median age is 38. The youngest parolee was a 20-year-old man sentenced for a crime involving one or more weapons in 2017, and the oldest was a 77-year-old man sentenced for homicide in 2004.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Roberto Cervantes. He was convicted of homicide in 2000 when he was 18 years old. He is now 37.
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.