Are you always in for celebrity gossip like I am? There is something intriguing about finding out juicy details about their lives. Okay, it’s time to admit you feel a bit satisfied to reveal something terrible about them, and then sharing it with your friends. How about tracking down celebrities’ mugshots? Sounds curious, right? In the past, people were arrested for different and funny crimes, but now it seems like the obvious reason for arresting someone is the possession of drugs. Some were guilty, while others were less guilty. Here are the top celebrity mugshots that you will want to show to the rest of the world.
1. David Bowie
The Thin White Duke was arrested in March 1976 following a performance in New York. Policemen found Marijuana in his hotel room and this was probably the coolest mugshot in history.
2. Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson was arrested for a drink driving charge in 2006. Allegedly, he also made anti-semitic comments to a policeman during the arrest. He later apologized.
3. Vanilla Ice
Vanilla Ice, or Robert Van Winkle, was arrested in 2015 after being accused of stealing.
4. Hugh Grant
Hugh Grant was arrested in 1995 for ‘lewd behaviour.’ The police caught him having sex in his car in LA, which led to this very unflattering mugshot.
5. Justin Bieber
Bieber was arrested in 2014 for drag racing while allegedly under the influence of alcohol, marijuana and prescription drugs.
6. Reese Witherspoon
You didn’t expect to find her here? She was arrested in 2013 for disorderly conduct.
7. Justin Lee Collins
The British comedian Justin Lee Collins was arrested in 2012 after allegations of harassment and fear of violence towards his ex-girlfriend.
8. Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr was arrested in the autumn of 2000 on drug possession charges. He luckily went to rehab later.
9. Natasha Lyonne
This Orange Is The New Black star nearly ended up wearing an orange jumpsuit for real as she was arrested for a DUI in 2001.
10. Lindsay Lohan
Mean Girls star was arrested in 2010 after failing a mandatory drugs test.
11. Dustin Diamond
Shockingly, Dustin was arrested in 2014 for allegedly stabbing a man in a bar fight.
12. 50 Cent
This mugshot is from the first of 50 Cent’s two arrests, in 1994. He spent 8 months in prison for drugs charges and was arrested a second time in 2003 after guns were found in his car.
13. Shia LeBeouf
This mugshot was taken in 2015 after Transformers star Shia was arrested for public intoxication. He had been spotted jaywalking and acting strangely when he was picked up by police and has received treatment for alcoholism.
14. Macaulay Culkin
He doesn’t look much like the cute little boy from Home Alone here, does he? Macaulay Culkin was arrested in 2004 after police found him in possession of Xanax, marijuana and sleeping pills.
15. Bill Gates
The Microsoft millionaire was arrested not once but twice in the 1970’s! The first time was in 1975 for speeding and driving without a license. The second time (when this mugshot was taken) was in 1977 for careless driving.
16. Kiefer Sutherland
The star of 24 was arrested in 2007 for a misdemeanour drunk driving offence. He had to serve 48 days and eventually ended up spending his 41st birthday in jail!
17. Amanda Bynes
Troubled child star Amanda Bynes was arrested in April 2012. Allegedly, she was drunk driving when she hit a sheriffs patrol car.
18. Tiger Woods
The police arrested the golf superstar in May 2017 under a DUI allegation.