2018 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Bellwood?
The data shows that 71 men and two women were released in Bellwood. The median age of the parolees was 37. The youngest parolee was a 20-year-old man sentenced for a crime involving one or more weapons in 2018, and the oldest was a 72-year-old man sentenced for a property crime in 2017.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Bill Epting. He was convicted of homicide in 1998 when he was 23 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 in 2018.