We look at celebrities as role models, but they are real human beings too. And sometimes they commit crimes and get on the wrong side of the law. Here is a list of roundup for celebrities you may have forgotten had criminal pasts, along with their mugshots.
The Home Alone star Macaulay Culkin was arrested on Sep 17, 2004 in Oklahoma for possession of marijuana and two controlled substances without prescription. He was arrested and briefly jailed before being released on $4,000 bond.
Bruno Mars was arrested in September 2010 after police found him in possession of 2.6 grams of cocaine in a bathroom of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. He pleaded guilty in February 2011, and was sentenced to probation and had to perform community service and attend drug counseling. He also had to pay a $2,000 fine.
The Canadian-born pop singer was arrested in Miami Beach Florida early on Jan. 23, 2014, on suspicion of drag racing a Lamborghini, DUI and driving with an expired license. Well, Justin Bieber is no stranger to scandals and run-ins with the law.
How turnt was Mike Tyson when he posed for this mug shot following his arrest for DUI and cocaine possession in Arizona in December 2006?! Apparently, very much so!
Mike Tyson has nearly as many mugshots as he does professional boxing knockouts. He was charged with battery (1990), rape (1991), and assault (1998). He has also been arrested for driving while intoxicated and for being in possession of cocaine.
Why does Shia LaBeouf look so thrilled following his arrest for misdemeanor criminal trespassing?
The actor was repeatedly asked to leave a Walgreens store because he appeared to be drunk. When LaBeouf refused, security called the local police. Charges were later dropped.
The former “Melrose Place” actress, Heather Locklear was “extremely intoxicated” and “arguing with friends and family” when police arrived at her home in response to a disturbance call at her residence. The actress was arrested on suspicion of felony domestic battery and three counts of battery on a police officer.
Jeremy Meeks (the “Hot Felon”)
Sexy mugshot photos have reached a new high with the booking of felon Jeremy Meeks, one of the most ridiculously photogenic felons in the history of mug shots. He was arrested in 2014 in a gang sweep called Operation Ceasefire in Stockton California on felony weapons charges and grand theft. The sexy mugshot, posted by the Stockton Police department on their Facebook page, has taken the internet by storm. He’s now an in demand model working with major fashion houses all around the world and is in a relationship with Topshop heiress Chloe Green.
William Henry Gates III was arrested in Albuquerque in 1977 for driving without a license and running a stop sign. One year later, Gates moved Microsoft to Seattle and he got 3 speeding tickets in his Porsche 911 while driving to Washington state.
Elvis Aaron Presley was charged for assault and battery and disorderly conduct in 1956 in Memphis Tennessee. Elvis had pulled into a Memphis gas station for repairs and was besieged by fans. Presley was signing autographs for a group of young girls and blocking traffic at the gas station. When the station owner asked Elvis to move, the two got into an argument that escalated into a fight. Charges were dropped.
The Rolling Stones were at the epicenter of a hedonistic lifestyle in the 1960’s. Mick was photographed by police in a dapper suit for this iconic mugshot. Mick was arrested in Sussex England in 1967 for Amphetamine possession. He was with Keith Richards who was allowing guests to smoke cannabis in his home. Both Jagger and Richards were convicted and sentenced to prison. But they appealed the charges which were overturned on appeal.