2018 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Galesburg?
The data shows that 52 men and 12 women were released in Galesburg. Of the parolees, one is a veteran, and the median age is 34. The youngest parolee was a 23-year-old man sentenced for a crime against a person in 2017, and the oldest was a 58-year-old man sentenced for a crime involving alcohol in 2016.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Dennis Wilbur. He was convicted of homicide in 1990 when he was 15 years old. He is now 45.
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.