Celebrity DUI’sRay LiottaActor Ray Liotta, right, was busted for suspicion of DUI in Pacific Palisades. The "Goodfellas" star was arrested after he crashed his SUV into two parked cars in February 2007. No one was injured in the crash. In December 2007, Liotta plead no contest to reckless driving. (credit: Universal Pictures)
Celebrity DUI’sHaley Joel OsmentThe L.A. County DA's office filed criminal charges against Haley Joel Osment in August 2006 for misdemeanor DUI of alcohol. He was also charged with driving with pot, another misdemeanor. Osment -- the "Sixth Sense" star -- crashed into a brick pillar on July 20, 2006. He broke some ribs and sustained a shoulder injury. No one else was hurt. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sRip TornActor Rip Torn was arrested for a DUI in 2006 for driving while intoxicated in a suburb of New York. The popular "Larry Sanders" actor and cousin of Oscar winner Sissy Spacek, also reportedly had a DUI when his car crashed into a NYC taxi in January 2004. He was acquitted of the latter charge.
Celebrity DUI’sTracy MorganTracy Morgan was arrested in New York City for suspicion of DUI November 27, 2006. Police said the star of NBC's "30 Rock" reportedly reeked of alcohol and later failed a breathalyzer test. Almost a year earlier, Morgan plead no contest to misdemeanor DWI charges in California. Morgan (shown here leaving a NY court) reportedly turned down a plea deal for his New York bust.
Celebrity DUI’sMel GibsonMel Gibson's July 2006 DUI bust made international headlines when it was revealed that he went on a anti-Semetic tirade during his arrest. Lost in the shuffle were some crass things he said about a female cop, but we digress. The "Passion of the Christ" director had publicly been open about battling an alcohol problem. Gibson (photographed here partying with some fans shortly before he was arrested) reportedly registered a 0.12% blood alcohol reading at the time of his arrest. He plead no contest to drunk driving in August. Gibson also offered a public apology for making his crass and insensitive remarks. (credit: InTouch Magazine)
Celebrity DUI’sShannen DohertyWow! Talk about nostalgia. Remember when Shannen Doherty, best known as Brenda Walsh in "Beverly Hills 90210", was the bad girl in town? Cops noticed her car weaving on the freeway in 2001 and found her blood alcohol level was a .13, nearly twice the legal limit of .08. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Newsmakers/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sGeorge BushPresident George W. Bush. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sKeanu Reeves"Speed" wouldn't be released until the following summer, but it was in 1993 when police noticed Keanu Reeves speeding and driving recklessly. They pulled him over in Los Angeles on May 5, 1993 at which time he failed his sobriety test. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sMike LookinlandMichael Lookinland, who played Bobby Brady on "The Brady Bunch", became a race car driver after he left the acting profession. Ten years ago in Utah, Lookinland crashed his car and when police arrived they smelled booze on his breath and booked him for DUI. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sKurt AnglePro wrestling star Kurt Angle, also a former Olympic gold medalist, was charged with DUI in Moon Township, Pennsylvania in October 2007 after a woman driver complained to police that someone had been driving erratically and almost hit her car in a parking lot. (credit: KDKA)
Celebrity DUI’sMichelle Rodriguez"Lost" star Michelle Rodriguez turned herself in on December 23, 2007 to begin a 180-day sentence for violating her probation. Rodriguez was released on January 10, 2008...after only 18 days as part of a program to alleviate jail overcrowding with nonviolent offenders.(credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sVivica A FoxVivica A. Fox was arrested for DUI on March 20, 2007 after police said they saw her car weaving on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley. Fox was going 80 mph when officers stopped her in a 2007 Cadillac Escalade. During her arrest, according to the CHP report, the former "Dancing With the Stars" hottie accused one officer of being "a racist white cop." On December 7, 2007, Fox was sentenced to three years probation. She must also pay a fine (amount undisclosed) and attend a 90-day alcohol education program. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sOksana BaiulThree years after being the golden girl of the 94 Olympics, Ukraine star Oksana Baiul was on thin ice when she skidded off Route 185 in Connecticut in her green Mercedes-Benz. Baiul, then 19 and 2 years under the legal drinking age in Connecticut, had a concussion and needed 12 stitches to close a cut on her head. A passenger in the car had a broken finger. Baiul had a blood alcohol level of .168. Connecticut's legal limit is .10. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sTony LaRussaTony La Russa, manager of the 2006 World Champion St. Louis Cardinals, pleaded guilty to driving under the influence from an incident in Florida. In March 2007, during spring training, police found him asleep at a traffic light with a blood alcohol content of 0.093. La Russa was immediately contrite. He said, "[Last night] was an embarrassment, so I apologize to anyone who is close to me, members of the Cardinals organization, our fans. I regret it, take responsibility and I'm not sure there is anything else I can say." (credit: Palm Beach Co. Sheriff's Office)
Celebrity DUI’sWarren MoonWarren Moon, former NFL star quarterback, is shown here at the Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in 2006. In April 2007, the former pro football star was arrested for speeding at 2 a.m. in Kirkland, Washington. Police later took him to the station for a blood alcohol level test. They would not release the results until charges were filed.
Celebrity DUI’sLindsay LohanLindsay Lohan spent 84 minutes in Lynwood jail, that's a full 2 minutes longer than Nicole Richie! Lohan was also ordered to complete community service at a Red Cross to fulfill the rest of her term. Lohan had been booked for DUI, possession of cocaine, transporting a narcotic into a custody facility and driving on a suspended license on June 24, 2007...that was a little more than 10 days after leaving rehab. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sKiefer SutherlandKiefer Sutherland has begun his 48-day term at Glendale city jail after pleading no contest to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge. He was arrested for a DUI in September after his blood alcohol level tested two times higher than the legal limit. He was pulled over at La Cienga and Beverly. According to TMZ.com, it was Sutherland's second arrest for DUI in less than five years...the first arrest coming in 2004. (credit: Glendale Police Dept)
Celebrity DUI’sMickey RourkeActor Mickey Rourke was arrested in November 2007 for a late night DUI in Miami Beach. He was riding a Vespa scooter at the time. Reportedly, after being pulled over for driving wildly, he told officers, he didn't have "that much" to drink. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sGary CollinsTV personality Gary Collins was arrested October 23, 2007 for a Valley DUI, and then checked himself into a 60-day rehab. Collins' blood alcohol level was reportedly two times the legal limit. Collins' Ford Explorer slammed into a Toyota driven by 89-year-old Warren Gates. Police later said the elderly man was responsible for the collision. The man was knocked unconcious and had to be pulled out of the back passenger seat by rescuers, according to TMZ.com. Upon his release from jail (he was given a four-day sentence in December 2007 and has until January to report), Collins will also pay a $500 fine, perform 100 hours of community service, enroll in an 18-month alcohol education program and attend 26 A.A. meetings. TMZ reported on December 10, that Gates, who was hospitalized since the October crash, died on Friday, December 7, 2008. At the end of January 2009, Collins was busted for DUI just south of Montecito, according to TMZ. That would be a violation of his probation and could land the former talk show host behind bars. He was also found not guilty of a DUI in 2002, according to the Web site. (credit: TMZ)
Celebrity DUI’sTabooBlack Eye Peas' member Taboo, real name Jaime Luis Gomez, was arrested for DUI March 2007 in Industry. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sGus Van SantGus Van Sant was arrested December 22, 2006 for DUI in Portland, Oregon. The director of "Good Will Hunting," was stopped when police noticed the lights of his 2006 Porsche Cayenne were off. Van Sant reportedly blew a .19 into the breathalyzer, twice the state's legal limit. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sShemar Moore"Criminal Minds" star Shemar Moore was arrested June 2007 on suspicion of DUI in Los Angeles. According to the CHP report: "Mr. Moore displayed signs of alcohol impairment and a DUI investigation was conducted." He was fined $1,400 and ordered to do community service. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sCarmelo AnthonyNBA standout Carmelo Anthony really stood out April 14, 2008 when police in Colorado pulled him over for straddling two lanes and failing to dim his lights. The Denver Nuggets star, 23, was driving on I-25 after 4 a.m. when police noticed a silver Mercedes-Benz driving erratically. The following day, a contrite Anthony -- an NBA All-Star -- apologized to "my family, fans and the Denver Nuggets organization for my actions early Monday morning. As a leader, I know they expect a lot from me and I regret putting myself into this situation." He also apologized to his teammates. Anthony's fiance, former MTV veejay LaLa Vazquez, meanwhile, denied Internet rumors that she refused to pick Anthony up from the police station. In a statement to PEOPLE, Vazquez said, "I want to make sure the public fully understands that I fully support my fiance...I will always have his back."
Celebrity DUI’sAngie EverhartModel/actress Angie Everhart --once married to Ashley Hamilton -- and a former paramour/fiance of Sly Stallone, was busted for a reported DUI April 2008. TMZ (apparently they have a hot line into the sheriff's office for all celebrity-related DUIs) says Everhart was arrested and later released on $15,000 bail. They said the stunning redhead was arrested, and it was an unconfirmed tip, for DUI. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sChad KroegerNickelback's lead singer Chad Kroeger was ordered not to drive for one year and fined almost $700 for a DUI in his native Canada in May 2008. The fine and license suspension stems from a June 2006 incident when he was pulled over in his Lamborghini with a blood alcohol level almost twice the legal limit. After his sentencing, a contrite Kroeger told his fans, he didn't condone drinking and driving but asked for forgiveness because everyone makes mistakes. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sCedric BensonChicago Bears running back Cedric Benson was charged with a second DUI in 2008. Benson was arrested in June 2008 in Austin, Texas a little more than a month after he was arrested on suspicion of another DUI -- that one while boating. He was also charged with resisting arrest in the earlier incident. He denies both charges. In the latter incident (are you following all this?) Austin police said Benson refused to take a breath test. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sKen StablerOakland Raiders star quarterback Ken Stabler (here with Muhammed Ali) was one of football's most popular players in the 70s and early 80s. Stabler, now a radio commentator for the University of Alabama, was arrested June 9, 2008 at 1 a.m. and charged with reckless driving and DUI while driving in Robertsdale, Alabama. Stabler, now 62, was arrested for DUI's previously in 2001 and 1995, both times in Florida.
Celebrity DUI’sScott Michael FosterScott Michael Foster, who plays Kappa Tau president Cappie on the ABC Family hit dramedy "Greek," was arrested July 21, 2008 for suspicion of DUI in Hollywood. Police say Foster was arrested at 12:20 a.m. at Sunset and Cherokee. Foster was released on $5,000 bail that same morning. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sEmilio NavairaGrammy-award winning Tejano singer Emilio Navaira, known to his many fans as Emilio, suffered life-threatening injuries in a bus crash in March 2008. Emilio was driving the bus with reportedly a blood alcohol level of 0.19, twice the legal limit in Texas. He spent months recovering and rehabbing (including two brain surgeries). Ironically, while driving back from a rehab stint, with his wife at the wheel, the couple were involved in another serious crash in September 2008. (credit: Scott Gries/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sFred DurstLimp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst was arrested in 2007 for reportedly driving under the influence. He reportedly hit two people while driving in Orange County. He was given a 120-day suspended sentence. The D.A. believed Durst hit the two people on purpose. Yet he avoided jail time. Durst plead no contest and was ordered to perform 20 hours of community service and pay a $1,500 fine. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sHeidi FleissHeidi Fleiss, the notorious Beverly Hills madam who ran a high-level, million-dollar call girl ring that catered to Hollywood's elite actors and businessmen, was arrested Thursday, February 8, 2008 near Las Vegas for driving under the influence, according to police. They said Fleiss was driving erratically and when they stopped her driving in Pahrump, they also found prescription drugs on her person. A passenger in her car, named John Owen, was also arrested for being under the influence. Police said they found marijuana on his person. Fleiss was also charged with driving without a license, possession of dangerous drugs without a prescription and being under the influence.
Celebrity DUI’sNick NolteActor Nick Nolte was busted by CHP officers on Sept. 11, 2002 after they said they noticed his Mercedes weaving on the PCH. After he failed a field sobriety test, officers said they also noted the actor was "drooling." A blood test reportedly revealed that Nolte was under the influence of alcohol and the drug GHB. In Dec. 2002, he was ordered to pay a $500 fine, sentenced to three years probation and ordered to go to a 90-day drug and alcohol treatment program. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sTy PenningtonTy Pennington, "Extreme Makeover's" extremely ebullient host and carpenter was busted in May 2007 for DUI in Los Angeles. He posted a $5,000 bail and was released within 2 hours. A contrite Pennington later made a statement apologizing to fans and colleagues. Pennington said "This was my wake-up call. I made a lapse in judgment and [I want to apologize to my fans and ABC for] the embarrassment I have caused."( credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sDaniel Dae KimFirst cops busted Michelle Rodriguez. And then "Lost" co-star Cynthia Watros was arrested for DUI. Daniel Dae Kim, who stars as Jin-Soo Kwon, was arrested by Honolulu police on suspicion of drunken driving in October 2007. Quick! Someone water down the drinks on the "Lost" set. Kim plead not guilty.(credit: AP)
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Celebrity DUI’sMike TysonAfter leaving a Scottsdale, Arizona night club in December 2006, and running a stop sign and almost hitting a sheriff's car, Mike Tyson -- the heavyweight boxer -- was pulled over by cops who said he was driving under the influence. They also busted him for cocaine possession. No alcohol was detected in his system. According to TMZ, police said Tyson was cooperative and acted like a complete gentleman throughout. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sRebecca De Mornay"Risky Business" star Rebecca De Mornay was stopped Oct. 30, 2007 in Beverly Hills for a traffic violation. Officers smelled hooch on her breath and she scored .09 for blood alcohol, just over the .08 legal limit. Police said she was "very cooperative" during her arrest. In December 2007, De Mornay was charged with two counts of drunken driving. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sTed KennedyThe date: July 18, 1969. The place: Chappaquiddick Island on Martha's Vinyard. Shortly after leaving a party, Sen. Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts -- who was reportedly drinking -- swerved his Oldsmobile off a bridge and plunged into the water. Kennedy escaped the submerged car, but his passenger, 28-year-old Mary Jo Kopechne, a campaign worker, did not. Kennedy said he valiantly tried to save the woman, but for decades many questions remain about his actions after the accident. For one thing, the senator did not report the accident to authorities for at least 10 hours. In May 2006, Ted's son Patrick (a Congressman from Rhode Island) crashed his 1997 Ford Mustang near the Capitol in what he called a drug-filled stupor. A day after his arrest, Kennedy went to the Mayo Clinic to seek help with his addictions.
Celebrity DUI’sLane GarrisonLane Garrison was just started to get his career in high gear in 2006 with a supporting role on the Fox hit "Prison Break." On December 2, 2006, he was driving three teens he just met to a party when he crashed his SUV into a tree. One of the passengers, 17-year-old Beverly Hills High student Vahagn Setian, was killed. The other two passengers were seriously injured. May 21, 2007 Garrison pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving. He also appeared in a public service announcement (shown here) discussing how drunk driving ruined his life and the lives of his passengers. He was sentenced to 40 months in jail on October 31, 2007. With time served and good behavior, Garrison got out early.
Celebrity DUI’sJim LeytritzEx-NY Yankee catcher Jim Leyritz was celebrating his 44th birthday in late December 2007 when he left a Ft. Lauderdale nightclub and struck and killed another driver with his 2006 Ford Expedition. Freida Ann Veicht, 30, and the mother of three was ejected from her car and died of her injuries at an area hospital. Leyritz was charged with DUI and manslaughter and set free on $11,000 bail. According to Leyritz's lawyer, the former Yankee is distressed and distraught over the incident. He faces 15 years in prison if convicted. Leyritz played for half a dozen major league teams over 11 years (including the L.A. Dodgers) but is most remembered for a key home run that helped the Yankees tie game four of the 1996 World Series, a series they went on to win in six games. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sVito FossellaRep. Vito Fossella, 43, the only Republican congressman from New York City, got into hot water May 2008 when he was arrested on DWI charges while driving in a suburb of Washington, D.C. His blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit. At the time of his arrest, his constituents were further shocked that the married father of three admitted that he fathered a child, now 3, during an extra-marital affair. Fossella says he has no plans to resign and apologized to his family and his constituents for "the deep wounds I have caused."
Celebrity DUI’sAmy LocaneFormer "Melrose Place" actress Amy Locane arrives at the Gen-Art Fall 2005 LA Fashion Week Kick Off Party on March 14, 2005 at the MOCA Geffen Contemporary Museum in Los Angeles. Police say she was driving drunk June 2010 when her SUV smashed into the passenger side of a sedan driving 10 miles north of Princeton, NJ. The driver of the car she hit was listed in critical condition. The driver's passenger, his wife, died at the scene. (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sJeffrey DonovanActor Jeffrey Donovan (star of USA's "Burn Notice" where he plays a former spy who has been stripped of all his government credentials) was charged with DUI in Miami Beach on July 12, 2009. TMZ.com reported that the actor's car was observed swerving to avoid a police car. The arresting officer said he first noticed Donovan, according to the web site, hearing "a loud tire screech behind me." According to the arresting officer, Donovan said "Sorry, I didn't see the red light of your stopped car." Donovan failed a field sobriety test and told officers he had three glasses of wine. Later, he said the wine, with some Benadryl he had talen, was a "mistake."
Celebrity DUI’sArtie LangeTMZ reports that comedian Artie Lange, known as a Howard Stern sidekick and veteran of "Mad TV", was arrested for suspicion of DUI in Toms River, New Jersey July 10, 2009. The website also reported he was in an accident. Lange's comedy often makes fun of his drinking. In fact, his politically incorrect 2004 stand-up movie was called "It's The Whiskey Talkin'". (credit: artie-lange.com)
Celebrity DUI’sEddie MekkaFirst Joyce DeWitt. Now Eddie Mekka. It wasn't a good week for 70's TV stars, drinking and driving. Mekka, who played Carmine Ragusa, aka The Big Ragoo, on "Laverne & Shirley", was arrested for an alleged DUI July 3, 2009 in Las Vegas, according to TMZ. Officers received a call about a suspected drunk driver. TMZ says Mekka (who appeared on "Laverne & Shirley during its entire run from 1976-83) failed field sobriety tests. He was charged with a misdemeanor. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sPower Ranger Walter JonesTMZ said actor Walter Jones, who played the original Zack Taylor, the black Mighty Morphin Power Ranger, was arrested on suspicion of DUI in July 2009. He was busted in Huntsville, Alabama and booked into jail. After several hours, TMZ said Jones posted bail and was released. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sJoyce DeWittTMZ, seemingly the source for all things connected with celebrities and imbibing, reported July 2009, that former "Three's Company" star Joyce DeWitt (pictured here with John Ritter and Suzanne Somers) was busted for a DUI in El Segundo. On the afternoon of July 4th, DeWitt allegedly drove past a barricade which alerted a nearby officer. When he approached her, according to TMZ, she smelled of alcohol. She also reportedly failed a field sobriety test, according to the popular internet website and TV show. (credit: AP)
Celebrity DUI’sLori Petty"A League of Their Own" actress Lori Petty was arrested for suspicion of DUI May 30, 2009. She was arrested after allegedly hitting a skateboarder. She was booked on the DUI charge and held on $100,000 bail. She made bail and was expected to appear before a judge in early June 2009. Petty is also known for starring roles in "Point Break" and "Tank Girl" which made her something of a cult icon. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sZach RandolphZach Randolph #50 of the Los Angeles Clippers flashes a winning smile during a game against the Portland Trail Blazers on Dec. 12, 2008, at the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Oregon. That winning smile was tested after Randolph was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence hours after his team lost a close one to the Lakers. Officers said Randolph's white Rolls Royce was weaving on the 405 around 2:25 a.m. in the Culver City area. A CHP officer was quoted as saying alcohol could be smelled from inside the car. On April 27, 2009 Randolph was charged with a misdemeanor count of reckless driving -- far less serious than a DUI. TMZ credits "the magic of his lawyer, Blair Berk" with getting the less serious charge entered. (credit: Sam Forencich/Getty Images)
Celebrity DUI’sBrian BosworthFormer Seattle Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth (aka The Boz) was busted for a DUI -- on a Harley Davidson motorcycle -- in Hollywood March 2009. The sometime actor was charged with two misdemeanors, according to TMZ. The charges were driving under the influence and driving with a blood alcohol level above .08. (credit: AP)