The data shows that both of the released offenders in Wheeling were men. The younger parolee was a 24-year-old man sentenced in 2018. The other was a 44-year-old man sentenced in 2018.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Edgar Gonzalez Rodriquez. He was convicted of a crime involving drugs in 2018 when he was 43 years old. He is now 44.
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 first half of 2018 who were convicted of drug crimes.
Prisoners convicted of drug crimes paroled in Jan.-June 2018