Ma’am, step away from the eyeliner and put your hands on your head.
The following video demonstrates how luck and timing can wreak havoc with the goals of those eager to rob. The title does not exaggerate either, 15 seconds from entering the convenience store to being hustled off to a police cruiser.
We’ve all heard of crimes of fashion, well the arrest of Brooklyn man Joel Donaldson, 21, may be the first time that a poor fashion choice prevented a crime.
Some say there’s no way to throw off a well-trained tracking dog. Others point to wading in streams and using pepper spray. Whatever your preferred method of evading capture by police, we could all learn a lesson from the arrest of Raymond Collier, who tried to throw off a dog that wasn’t actually there.
According to a police report filed on August 8, 2013, police in Indian River County pulled Devin Langford over on suspicion of DUI. The Deputy on the scene, Brian Bell noted that Langford had "red, glassy, and bloodshot eyes," slurred speech and "a plethora of empty beer cans" in his vehicle.
A collection of arrestees who guaranteed their spot in the mugshot hall of fame.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: A Milwaukee man is facing felony charges after allegedly failing to pay child support and flashing his cash on Facebook.
After 17 months on the run Saleh Hadri decided to turn himself in for the murder of a gang leader in Malmö, Sweden, but was told that the police station was closed for the day. So what’s a guy gotta do to get arrested in Malmö anyway?
You know the image of the valiant horseman, triumphantly galloping off into the sunset on his trusty steed, a damsel, no longer in distress, perched daintily behind him? Well, you’re not going to find that in Bunnell, Fla. Instead, there’s Charles Larkin Cowart, 29, who allegedly led police on a drunken half-hour chase on horseback.
Che macello! Boston police say a tourist from Newbridge, Ireland, wielded a knife and demanded a late night cannoli from an Italian bakery employee. He got his pastry, but his American vacation is undoubtedly ruined.