Celebrity arrests: It's like looking at a car accident. You don't want to give into the tabloids, but part of you also wants to know what they did to deserve a mug shot. Here are 17 arrests that were embarrassing -- either for the celeb or the police who booked 'em.
The city was Cleveland, Ohio, the year was 1970, and Fonda was fresh off filming "Klute." Customs officers at the airport confiscated her vitamins and arrested her for drug smuggling. The actress was released on bond, and months later, after the pills had been tested, officials admitted they were indeed only vitamins.
Bowie was arrested in Rochester, New York, in 1976 for pot possession after a concert. He was arrested alongside Iggy Pop and two other co-defendants.
Back in 2015, LeBeouf was arrested on an intoxication charge in Austin, Texas. He was released on bail. It's not the only time the actor has been arrested; he was arrested in January in New York during a rally against Donald Trump.
Everyone's favorite "Mean Girl" has spent many nights in jail. This mug shot was taken when she was booked into the Lynnwood Correctional Facility to serve three months after breaking her probation following two DUI arrests in 2007.
The former "Gossip Girl" star was arrested in 2010 for marijuana possession under 2 oz before being released.
Rodriguez was arrested in 2006 for drunk driving in Oahu, Hawaii. Given the option between five nights in jail and community service, she chose the jail time.
While working on a film in North Carolina in 2001, Vaughn was arrested for public fighting. He entered a no contest plea and the charges were dropped after six months.
Nolte was arrested in 2002 for drunk driving by the California Highway Patrol.
This shot was taken when Cosby turned himself in on a charge of aggravated indecent assault for an alleged encounter in 2004. At least 35 women have accused Cosby of assaulting them.
The actor best known as Pee-wee Herman was arrested in July 1991 and charged with indecent exposure at an adult movie house in Sarasota, Florida. He later pleaded no contest, and received a fine as well as order to produce an anti-drug PSA.
Robert Downey Jr.
Downey, Jr. and arrests aren't strangers. This mug shot was taken in 2000 in Palm Springs, when the actor was found possessing drugs months after being released from prison.
Slater was arrested in December 1994 for criminal possession of a weapon at an airport in New York. He reached a plea deal, requiring him to work with homeless children for three days.
The singer's mugshot looks like an album cover. She was arrested at a border stop in Texas and was found to have marijuana.
Granddaughter to the news publisher, Hearst was arrested in 1975 on bank robbery and gun charges. President Jimmy Carter commuted her sentence in 1979.
The conservative radio host turned himself in on a warrant that charged him with fraud to conceal information to obtain prescriptions in Florida in 2006. He reached a settlement in which he paid $30,000 and agreed to undergo addiction counseling.
The British actor was arrested in 1995 in Hollywood on charges for lewd conduct. He was caught with a hooker by police.
Ventura Country Sheriff's Department
The former "Melrose Place" actress was arrested in Thousand Oaks, California, in February 2018 for domestic violence and battery on a police officer.
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office
Just after performing a concert in West Palm Beach, Fla., the R&B singer with a long history of legal trouble was arrested in July 2018 on felony assault charges.
Chicago Police Department
The "Empire" star was arrested in February 2019 and charged with a felony for filing a false police report in connection with a hate crime assault he reported took place the month before in Chicago. The actor's lawyers promised an "aggressive defense."
Chicago Police Department
The singer-songwriter was indicted in February 2019 on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four accusers – three of whom prosecutors said were underage.