The data shows that a man and woman were released in Sterling. The younger parolee was a 27-year-old woman sentenced in 2018. The other was a 34-year-old man sentenced in 2018.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Gabriela Torres. She was convicted of a crime involving alcohol in 2018 when she was 26 years old. She is now 27.
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 during the second half of 2018 who were convicted of crimes involving alcohol.
Prisoners convicted of crimes involving alcohol paroled in July-Dec. 2018