The data shows that 18 men and six women were released in Clay County. The median age of the parolees was 38. The youngest parolee was a 24-year-old man convicted of a property crime in 2017, and the oldest was a 67-year-old man convicted of a crime involving drugs in 2015.
The offender who had been incarcerated the longest was Douglas L. Andruss. He was convicted of a crime involving drugs in 2015 when he was 62 years old. He is now 67.
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 gives a breakdown of how many offenders were paroled in 2018 in each Clay County municipality.