The data shows that both of the released offenders in Mattoon were men. Of these parolees, one is a veteran. The younger parolee was a 50-year-old man sentenced in 2014. The other was a 51-year-old man sentenced in 2011.
The offender who was incarcerated the longest was Douglas R. McKibben. He was convicted of a sex crime in 2011 when he was 43 years old. He is now 51.
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 who were convicted of sex crimes.
Prisoners convicted of sex crimes paroled in 2018