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2018 Recap: Parolees in Decatur convicted of sex crimes

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By Local Labs News Service | Jul 14, 2019

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There were five offenders convicted of sex crimes released on parole in Decatur during 2018, according to Illinois Department of Corrections data obtained by the Macon Reporter.

The data shows that five men were among the parolees. The median age of the parolees sentenced for sex crimes was 34. The youngest parolee was a 30-year-old man sentenced in 2016, and the oldest was a 38-year-old man sentenced in 2016.

The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Patrick D. Carey. He was convicted of a sex crime in 2011 when he was 27 years old. He is now 35.

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 who were convicted of sex crimes.

Prisoners convicted of sex crimes paroled in 2018

City
Total # of Parolees
% Women
% Men
Median Age
Chicago
30
3.3%
96.7%
43
Kankakee
25
0%
100%
40
Broadview
20
0%
100%
40
Rushville
9
0%
100%
52
Rockford
7
0%
100%
35
Peoria
6
0%
100%
44
Ullin
6
0%
100%
36
Decatur
5
0%
100%
34
Danville
5
0%
100%
38
Springfield
4
0%
100%
48
Joliet
4
0%
100%
41
Aurora
4
0%
100%
33
Woodstock
3
0%
100%
53
East Saint Louis
3
0%
100%
43
Lincoln
3
0%
100%
34
Mattoon
2
0%
100%
51
Homewood
2
0%
100%
53
Dolton
2
0%
100%
40
Belleville
2
0%
100%
41
Mount Vernon
2
0%
100%
47
Lawrenceville
2
0%
100%
35
Salem
2
0%
100%
50
Riverdale
2
0%
100%
42
Carbondale
2
0%
100%
43
Freeport
2
0%
100%
39
Centralia
2
0%
100%
48
New Athens
1
0%
100%
39
Morris
1
0%
100%
29
Ottawa
1
100%
0%
21
Orland Park
1
0%
100%
26
O Fallon
1
0%
100%
30
Montgomery
1
0%
100%
54
Mchenry
1
0%
100%
31
New Haven
1
0%
100%
32
North Chicago
1
0%
100%
25
Normal
1
100%
0%
24
Mendota
1
0%
100%
22
Murrayville
1
0%
100%
56
Paxton
1
0%
100%
23
Winthrop Harbor
1
0%
100%
34
Wilsonville
1
0%
100%
35
Willow Hill
1
0%
100%
38
Vandalia
1
0%
100%
40
Urbana
1
0%
100%
36
Streator
1
0%
100%
46
Sterling
1
0%
100%
54
Sparta
1
0%
100%
50
Sorento
1
0%
100%
27
Skokie
1
0%
100%
30
Rockton
1
0%
100%
57

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