Arrests & Convictions

Television Director Jace Alexander Facing Prison Time For Possessing Child Pornography

7/30/2015 2:51pm EDT
Jace Alexander
Television director Jason "Jace" Alexander was arrested by police in Westchester County, New York on Wednesday and charged with felony counts of possessing and promoting child pornography.

The 51-year-old was at the center of an investigation begun by the District Attorney's Office in the county last week after the illegal activity was traced to his home computer's IP address. A search warrant was issued and authorities found files that contained children under the age of 17 involved in "illegal and obscene performances of sexual conduct" on the machine's internal hard drive and on externa...
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Puddle Of Mudd Rocker Was Four Times The Legal Limit In DWI Arrest

7/28/2015 12:13pm EDT
Wes Scantlin
Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin is in trouble again after being arrested for the third time in 2015.

Scantlin was pulled over in Renville County, Minnesota, early Sunday morning and arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase that reached triple digits, according to The Minneapolis Star Tribune. Scantlin was charged with two counts of DWI (driving while intoxicated) after blowing a .31 in the breathalyzer, nearly four times the legal blood alcohol content (BAC) limit, and for fleeing a police officer, which carries a felony charge.

An added charge was brought against him for re...
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Country Singer Stoney LaRue Arrested After Pushing His Girlfriend Down The Stairs

7/22/2015 3:11am EDT
Stoney LaRue Arrested: Country Singer Jailed On Domestic Violenc
Stoney LaRue was arrested on Monday for an alleged incident of domestic violence. According to News9, LaRue (whose real name is Stoney LaRue Phillips) allegedly shoved his girlfriend down the stairs, prompting the police to be called and LaRue to be hauled off in the back of a squad car.

Here's the full story: a witness near the scene saw LaRue come home late Monday night and was noticeably drunk. Apparently, LaRue went to bed, but his girlfriend woke up at 6:15 in the morning to get ready for work. Part of that involved blowdrying her hair- which woke up LaRue and set off a major argument...
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Will Caitlyn Jenner Be Charged With A Felony?

7/14/2015 9:05am EDT
Caitlyn Jenner
Caitlyn Jenner will not face a felony charge in connection to a car crash earlier this year that killed another motorist.

Kim Howe was killed after Jenner slammed into her Lexus on the Pacific Coast Highway in California in February. Howe lost control of the vehicle and collided with an oncoming Hummer.

TMZ obtained video of the crash from an MTA bus camera, which proved that Jenner did not commit a felony. L.A. County Sheriff's investigators have seen the footage and determined that Jenner was simply inattentive (and not texting, drinking or chatting on the phone.)

The highest charge sh...
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See Teresa Giudice In Her Prison Jumpsuit

7/8/2015 12:30pm EDT
Teresa Giudice Prison Photo: 'RHONJ' Star Takes Picture With Joe
Teresa Giudice has been able to spend some time with her husband, Joe, and the couple's four daughters even though she is behind bars. According to Entertainment Tonight, a new photo -- apparently taken on Mother's Day -- shows Teresa dressed in her prison attire (a green jumpsuit of sorts) with her family, all four of her girls wearing big smiles as they huddled around (Click here to see the pic).

"According to sources, the girls were 'thrilled' to see their mom, and when the family is able to visit Teresa they all catch up on what the girls have been up to and the family often takes many...
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Donovan McNabb Makes Awkward Statement Following Second DUI Bust

7/8/2015 12:06am EDT
Former NFL Quarterback Donovan McNabb Arrested On Suspicion Of D
Donovan McNabb had a long and successful career as a quarterback in the National Football League, where he was the face of the Philadelphia Eagles for many years. But so far, McNabb's life after football has been rougher than anything he had to endure on the gridiron.

McNabb was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on June 28, according to police documents released Tuesday. It's the second time in 18 months that McNabb has been cited for DUI.

The report said McNabb was cited and released from a police facility following a non-injury collision that evening.

McNabb told the...
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Police Arrested Enrique Iglesias Last May -- See What He Did

7/2/2015 8:36am EDT
Enrique Iglesias
Enrique Iglesias was arrested this spring after police pulled him over in Miami for driving in a closed-off express lane.

In May, the singer, who was driving a white Cadillac Escalade, hopped into the back seat and traded spots with his passenger before authorities approached his vehicle, according to TMZ. The reason? Iglesias knew he had a suspended license and didn't want to get pinched for the infraction.

Iglesias and his passenger (who happened to be his tour manager) were both arrested and have pled guilty to obstruction.

The Spanish star, 40, also pled guilty to driving with a susp...
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Is Teresa Giudice Getting Out Of Prison This Summer?

7/1/2015 10:20am EDT
Teresa Giudice Weekend Pass: Did 'RHONJ' Star Ask For A Furlough
Teresa Giudice has been in prison since January, and will remain behind bars until December. However, a new report from Radar Online indicates that The Real Housewives Of New Jersey star requested a weekend pass of sorts. Sources say that Teresa wanted to leave the facility for a couple of days to see her family, especially her parents.

"Teresa asked her lawyer to try and get her a weekend furlough that would allow her to leave the prison to visit her parents, Antonia and Giacinto. Giacinto is in poor health, and Teresa just wants to spend time with them. However, Teresa was told there wou...
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'Saved By The Bell Star' Apologizes For Stabbing A Man

6/25/2015 3:35pm EDT
'Saved By The Bell's' Dustin Diamond Sentenced To Four Months In
Former "Saved by the Bell" star Dustin Diamond is going to jail for four months following a stabbing incident in Wisconsin that took place around Christmas. The actor allegedly pulled a knife on Casey Smet at the Grand Avenue Saloon in Port Washington. Diamond claimed the stabbing was an accident and that he was merely defending his fiancee, Amanda Schutz, during an altercation with a woman and two men.

Diamond, 38, was sentenced in May to two misdemeanors for disorderly conduct and carrying a concealed weapon. He was cleared of a felony count of reckless endangerment, which could have equ...
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P. Diddy Claims Kettlebell Assault Was Self-Defense

6/23/2015 5:04pm EDT
Sean Combs
P. Diddy has been arrested after allegedly attacking a UCLA football coach with a kettlebell (technically, that's assault with a deadly weapon) but now he's claiming the attack was self-defense. According to The Associated Press, the rap mogul (real name Sean Combs) is going hard with his own legal defense after making bail on Sunday night.

"The various accounts of the event and charges that are being reported are wholly inaccurate," stated Combs Enterprises representative Nathalie Moar. "What we can say now is that any actions taken by Mr. Combs were solely defensive in nature to protect ...
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