2018 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Wheaton?
The data shows that 15 men and two women were released in Wheaton. Of the parolees, one is a veteran, and the median age is 34. The youngest parolee was a 21-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2017, and the oldest was a 53-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2018.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Ernest Russell. He was convicted of homicide in 1997 when he was 20 years old. He is now 42.
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.