Without flattering lighting and a crew of makeup artists and photo editors at the jail, these celebs look downright drab in their police photos.
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Gerald Allen and Johnny Calderon probably thought they had found the perfect marks in the two University of Virginia students they allegedly planned to rob, but found out only too late just how wrong they were.
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Wake up sleepyhead, you’ve been arrested!
Meet Jake Lee Greene, 23, arrested on July 19, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The charges against Greene are not specified, but it is entirely possible that some friendly neighborhood LEO took one look at Greene’s face tattoo and decided that it should be photographed for posterity — and possibly for later identification.
High as kites? Maybe, but these alleged perps weren’t going to let a little arrest get them down.
Meet Habib Rene Soumare, who was arrested in Raleigh, N.C., on June 18, 2013, for “POSS RCRD DEV SHW TRU NAME>100,” which means …
The thick brow has landed on fashion’s runways and is making its way to the lens of the police camera. Done correctly this new trend can make you look smart, engaging and interested.
The shame of arrest combined with the added embarrassment of not quite looking your best for the mug shot.