Celebrities have long contended with the occasional downsides of stardom — tabloid scandals, stalkers, box office bombs, the paparazzi. Now, add “swatting” to the list — a prank that sends police charging to the gates of stars’ homes on false reports of gunmen, hostages or other crimes in progress.
A young boy was arrested for allegedly making bogus reports of violence at the homes of celebrities Justin Bieber and Ashton Kutcher.
A man convicted of trespassing at Miley Cyrus’ Los Angeles home has been sentenced to a year and a half in jail.
A Los Angeles jury has convicted a man of misdemeanor trespassing at the home of Miley Cyrus.
A 911 call to singer Justin Bieber’s Calabasas home Wednesday morning turned out to be a hoax.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck vowed to hunt down the pranksters who have reported bogus life and death situations and requested the SWAT team at celebrity homes in the past few months.
Los Angeles prosecutors have charged a man with trespassing after his weekend arrest at the home of actress-singer Miley Cyrus.
A suspected prowler accused of lurking outside the home of actress-singer Miley Cyrus was behind bars on Saturday.
Police and firefighters responded to a reported kidnapping and shooting at the Studio City home of entertainer Miley Cyrus Wednesday but later learned the call was a hoax.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are engaged to be married.
Johnny Depp showed his appreciation for his Kids’ Choice Award with a sliming. After earning the blimp-shaped favorite movie actor trophy for his Mad Hatter role in “Alice in Wonderland,” Depp manned a hose and unleashed waves of green goop on the screaming crowd of more than 10,000 kids — and a few adults.
Billy Ray Cyrus says the Disney TV show “Hannah Montana” destroyed his family, causing his divorce and sending daughter Miley Cyrus spinning out of control.
NBC says Miley Cyrus will be hosting “Saturday Night Live” on March 5. It will be the first time playing guest host to “SNL” for the 18-year-old pop star, NBC said Friday.
A new video on TMZ.com purportedly shows Miley Cyrus using a bong to smoke the psychedelic drug Salvia.