Published On: Jun 03 2011 11:20:17 AM CDTUpdated On: Oct 20 2014 09:22:40 AM CDT
Oscar-nominated actor and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Sam Shepard was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Actor Nicholas Brendon, best known as Xander on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," was arrested on malicious injury to property and resisting or obstructing officers charges in October 2014. He was accused of breaking a decorative dish in a hotel lobby while appearing intoxicated and then refusing to "stay seated while police officers tried to talk to witnesses."
In August 2014, rapper Young Jeezy was arrested in Southern California on weapons charges by police investigating a deadly shooting at a Wiz Khalifa's concert in the Bay Area. The rapper, whose real name is Jay Jenkins, was arrested with five other people after Irvine police officers executed a search warrant on his tour bus Sunday night.
Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, turned himself in on August 19 to be booked and have his mug shot taken at the Travis County Justice Center after being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power, which he called "baseless political charges."
On Jan. 23, 2014, singer Justin Bieber was charged with drunken driving, resisting arrest and driving without a valid license after police saw the pop star street racing, Miami Beach, Fla., police said.
Rapper DMX was arrested in August 2013, in Greer, S.C., and cited for marijuana possession. He was a passenger in a truck stopped by police for allegedly making an improper lane change, according to a police report. The report said the officer recognized DMX and knew that there was an outstanding warrant for his arrest for failure to appear in court for a previous charge. The officer reported seeing "a bag of green plant material I knew to be marijuana" on the passenger door where DMX was sitting.
Former star of "The Partridge Family" David Cassidy faces a drunken driving charge after his arrest in August 2013 in Schodack, N.Y. The 63-year-old was arrested after police said he failed to dim his car's headlights at a police checkpoint. Cassidy entered a no contest plea as a first-time offender in February 2011 to a drunken driving charge that followed a November 2010 arrest in Florida.
Actress Reese Witherspoon was charged with disorderly conduct in April 2013 after apparently interfering with a Georgia state trooper's arrest of her husband, Hollywood agent James Toth, on a drunken driving charge.
Singer Fiona Apple was arrested in September 2012 fordrug possession after border patrol agents foundhashish on her tour bus in Texas.
Actress Amanda Bynes was arrested in April 2012 on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Actor Nicolas Cage was arrested in New Orleans in 2011 after police said he argued with his wife in the street. He was accused of domestic abuse battery, disturbing the peace and public drunkenness
"Jersey Shore" cast member Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi was arrested for disorderly conduct in Seaside Heights, N.J., in July 2010.
Lindsay Lohan spent time in jail in 2010 after violating her probation in a drug case.
2010: Motley Crew lead singer Vince Neil.
2009: Legendary record producer Phil Spector.
2009: "Burn Notice" star Jeffrey Donovan.
2009: "Three's Company" star Joyce DeWitt.
2008: Heather Locklear.
2008: "News Radio" actor and comedian Andy Dick.
2008: Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora.
2008: Former "Gilligan's Island" star Dawn Wells.
2008: Ex-Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss.
2007: "The O.C." actress Mischa Barton.
2007: Lindsay Lohan.
2007: Kid Rock
2007: Singer Uncle Kracker.
2007: "American Idol" finalist Corey Clark.
2007: Shia LeBeouf.
2007: Matt Roloff, star of reality show "Little People, Big World."