2018 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Rockford?
The data shows that 464 men and 36 women were released in Rockford. Of the parolees, three were veterans, and the median age was 35. The youngest parolee was a 19-year-old man sentenced for a crime against justice in 2018, and the oldest was a 72-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2018.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Raymond Panske. He was convicted of homicide in 1994 when he was 32 years old. He is now 57.
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.