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75 Celebrities That Have Been Arrested for DUI

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Why Do So Many Celebrities Drink and Drive?

There are many, many celebrities that have risked their lives and the lives of others by drinking and driving. Drunk driving is a serious offense and an apparent habit among celebrities. Many celebrities have been arrested more than once.  Despite the fact that this list is so long, it is only a partial list of celebrities arrested for DUI. The Davis Law Group fights to save lives by creating more awareness about drunk driving and by encouraging more people to celebrate safely. Don't drink and drive! 

  1. Matthew Fox, Actor, LOST 
    Matthew Fox was arrested in May 2012 for DUI after drifting from his lane of traffic. 
  2. Rima Fakih, Former Miss USA 
    Rima Fakih was pulled over in December 2011, with a BAC double the limit and
    a half-empty bottle of wine in her vehicle. 
  3. Tori Vance, Miss Teen USA 
    18 year old Tori Vance was arrested May 5, 2012 for DUI after pulling an illegal U-turn.
  4. Houston Summers, singer
    Houston Summers was arrested on May 2, 2012 for driving while under the influence of marijuana. 
  5. Chad Kroeger, lead vocalist for Nickelback 
    Chad Kroeger was convicted of drunk driving in June 2006 with a BAC nearly twice the limit. 
  6. Mary Kennedy, Kennedy family
    Mary Kennedy was charged in the summer of 2010 with DUI followed one month later by
    driving under the influence of perscirption medication. 
  7. Bobby Brown, singer
    Bobby Brown was sentenced to 55 days in prison after receiving his third DUI in October 2013.
  8. Lisa Robin Kelly, actress, That 70’s Show
    One of Lisa Robin Kelly's many arrests was in June 2013 for DUI.
  9. Mischa Barton, actress, The OC
    Mischa Barton was arrested in December 2007 for DUI, and she was also without license. 
  10. Matt Rutler, Christina Aguilera’s boyfriend
    Matt Rutler was pulled over for drunk driving in March 2011, and passenger Christina Aguilera
    was charged with public drunkenness. 
  11. Ashley Van Dyke, professional race car driver
    Ashley Van Dyke was arrested for DUI in December 2008 after disobeying cop directing traffic.
  12. Gary Collins, The Home Show talkshow host
    One of Gary Collins' many arrests was in February 2009 for DUI, where his BAC was nearly
    four times the legal limit.
  13. George Maloof, Sacramento Kings owner 
    George Maloof was arrested in October 2010 for DUI after excessively speeding and
    swerving into oncoming traffic. He was also without license.
  14. Samantha Ronson, British singer-songwriter
    Samatha Ronson was arrested in August 2011 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding.
  15. Taboo, entertainer, Black Eyed Peas
    Taboo was arrested in March 2007 for DUI and possession of marijuana after being involved in a
    traffic accident.
  16. Paris Hilton, great-grandson of Conrad Hilton / reality television star 
    Paris Hilton was arrested in September 2006 for DUI.
  17. Barron Hilton, great-grandson of Conrad Hilton, founder of Hilton Hotels
    18 year old Barron Hilton was arrested in February 2008 for DUI and driving with a fake license. 
  18. Lindsay Lohan, Parent Trap & Mean Girls actress 
    One of Lindsay Lohan's many arrests was in July 2007 for DUI and possession of cocaine,
    after being involved in a car chase.
  19. Tim Allen, comedian and Home Improvement actor
    Tim Allen was arrested in May 1997 for DUI after being pulled over for excessively speeding.
  20. Angel SalazarScarface actor
    Angel Salazar was arrested in April 2012 for DUI after being pulled over for swerving on the road.
  21. Darrius Heyward-Bey, Wide Receiver Oakland Raiders
    Darrius Heyward-Bey was arrested in April 2012 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding
    and weaving on the road. 
  22. John Goodman, Polo tycoon
    John Goodman was sentenced to 16 years in prison in 2014 for DUI manslaughter after a hit and
    run accident that killed someone in February 2010.
  23. Too Short, rapper, collaborated with Lady Gaga, Tupac Shakur, and the Notorious BIG
    One of Too Short's many arrests was in March 2013 for DUI, possession of MDMA, and
    resisting arrest after running from the police.
  24. Megan Hauserman, model & reality star from Beauty and the Geek and Rock of Love
    Megan Hauserman was arrested in April 2010 for DUI after being pulled over for excessive speeding. 
  25. Shaun King, Buccaneers quarterback
    Shaun King was arrested in January 2011 for DUI after being pulled over. King refused to take a
    blood alcohol test.
  26. Ross Pearson, UFC fighter
    Ross Pearson was arrested in May 2012 for DUI after being pulled over for swerving on the road. 
  27. Amanda Bynes, She's the Man and Easy A actress
    Amanda Bynes was arrested in September 2014 for DUI after rolling through a red light and stopping
    in the middle of the intersection. 
  28. Donovan Bailey, 1996 Gold Medalist Sprinter
    Donovan Bailey was arrested in May 2012 for DUI.
  29. Jaime Pressly, My Name Is Earl actress
    Jaime Pressly was arrested in August 2011 for DUI, with a BAC nearly three times the limit.
  30. Chris Klein, American Pie actor
    Chris Klein was arrested in June 2010 for DUI, with a BAC nearly three times the limit.
  31. Michelle Rodriguez, Lost & Fast Five actor
    Michelle Rodriguez was arrested in April 2006 for DUI, and chose spending time in jail over doing
    community service.
  32. Mel Gibson, actor
    Mel Gibson was arrested in July 2006 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding.
  33. Stephanie Pratt, actress, The Hills
    Stephanie Pratt was arrested in October 2009 for DUI.
  34. Mickey Rourke, actor
    Mickey Rourke was arrested in November 2007 for DUI after cutting off a police officer with his Vespa.
  35. Nicole Richie, celebrity
    Nicole Richie was arrested in December 2006 for driving under the influence of drugs after being pulled
    over for driving the wrong way on the road while talking on her cell phone. 
  36. Keifer Sutherland, actor
    Kiefer Sutherland was arrested in September 2007 for DUI after being pulled over for an illegal U-turn.
    He had a BAC more than twice the legal limit.
  37. Haley Joel Osment, The Sixth Sense & Alphas actor
    18 year old Haley Joel Osment was arrested in August of 2006 for DUI and possession of marijuana
    after flipping his vehicle. His BAC was twice the legal limit.
  38. Heather Locklear, actress
    Heather Locklear was arrested in September 2008 for driving under the influence of drugs. The charge
    was dropped when she plead guilty to reckless driving. 
  39. Kirsten Storms, actress, General Hospital
    Kirsten Storms was arrested in September 2007 for DUI after being pulled over for throwing a lit cigarette
    out of her vehicle. 
  40. Jennifer Lyn Jackson, Playboy playmate
    Jennifer Lyn Jackson was arrested in July 2007 for DUI and possesion of marijuana. 
  41. Busta Rhymes, rapper
    Busta Rhymes was arrested in May 2007 for DUI, after being pulled over for excessively tinted windows.
  42. Vivica Fox, actress
    Vivica Fox was arrested in March 2007 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding. 
  43. Kurt Angle, WWE wrestler
    Kurt Angle was arrested in August 2013 for DWI. This was his fourth alcohol related arrest since 2007.
  44. Ty Pennington, host, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
    Ty Pennington was arrested in May 2007 for DUI, with a BAC nearly twice the legal limit.
  45. Rebecca Broussard, actress & model (known for dating Jack Nicholson)
    Rebecca Broussard was arrested in September 2007 for DUI after getting in a car collision. 
  46. Nick Carter, singer
    Nick Carter was arrested in March 2005 for DUI. 
  47. Jeffrey Donovan, actor, Burn Notice
    Jeffrey Donovan was arrested in July 2009 for DUI after being pulled over for nearly hitting a police car. 
  48. Charles Barkley, 11 time NBA All-Star, 1993 NBA MVP
    Charles Barkley was arrested in December 2008 for DUI after driving through a red light.
  49. Khloe Kardashian, celebrity
    Khloe Kardashian was arrested in March 2007 for DUI.
  50. Flo Rida, rapper
    Flo Rida was arrested in June 2011 for DUI after swerving while driving. His BAC was more than twice
    the legal limit, and he was driving with a suspended driver's license. 
  51. Thomas Jane, actor
    Thomas Jane was arrested in March 2008 for DUI, after being pulled over for excessive speeding. He
    was driving with a suspended driver's licesnse.
  52. Richie Sambora, musician
    Richie Sambora was arrested in March 2008f for DUI, while driving with his young daughter in the vehicle. 
  53. Mitchel Musso, actor, Hannah Montana
    20 year old Mitchel Musso was arrested in October 2009 for DUI.  
  54. Avery Brooks, celebrity
    Avery Brooks was arrested in January 2012 for DUI after being pulled over for "driving erratically." 
  55. Jayson Williams, athlete
    Jayson Williams was arrested in January 2010 for DUI after crashing into a tree. His BAC was twice the legal limit. 
  56. Anna Nicole Smith, celebrity
    Anna Nicole Smith was arrested in 1989 for DUI.
  57. Rip Torn, 30 Rock actor
    Rip Torn was arrested in December 2006 for DUI after crashing into another vehicle. 
  58. Vince Neil, lead vocalist for Mötley Crüe
    Vince Neil was arrested and spent 20 days in prison for DUI after killing someone and seriously injuring
    another two in a crash. His BAC was nearly twice the legal limit.
  59. Redmond O’Neal, son of Farah Fawcett
    Redmond O'Neal was arrested in 2007 for DUI and possession of heroin and crystal meth.
  60. Tawny Kitaen, actress, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
    Tawny Kitaen was arrested in September 2009 for driving under the influence of prescription drugs. 
  61. Craig Robinson, actor, The Office
    Craig Robinson was arrested in June 2008 for possession and driving under the influence of cocaine,
    amphetamines, and cannabinnoids. 
  62. Doug Wilson, celebrity designer, Trading Spaces
    Doug Wilson was arrested in December 2008 for DUI, driving with a suspended license, failure to yeild
    to an emergency vehicle, and illegal transportation of alcohol.  
  63. Lane Garrison, actor, Prison Break
    Lane Garrison was arrested in 2006 for DUI that resulted in the death of a minor passenger. His BAC was
    nearly twice the legal limit.
  64. Sam Shepard, Pulitzer Prize-Winning playwright and author
    Sam Shepard was arrested in January 2009 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding. 
  65. Scott Weiland, Stone Temple Pilots' vocalist
    Scott Weiland was arrested in November 2007 for driving under the influence of drugs. 
  66. Nick Hogan, son of Hulk, reality TV star
    17 year old Nick Hogan was arrested in August 2007 for DUI, reckless driving, and illegal window tint after
    getting in a crash that left his passener critically injured. 
  67. Tracy Morgan, comedian, 30 Rock actor
    Tracy Morgan was arrested in November 2006 for DUI, possibly violating his probation for a previous
    DUI charge.
  68. Joyce DeWitt, actress, Three’s Company
    Joyce DeWitt was arrested in July 2009 for DUI after driving through a barrier.
  69. Rick Springfield, singer
    Rick Springfield was arrested in May 2011 for DUI after being pulled over for speeding. He threatened the
    arresting officer.      
  70. Matthew Roloff, reality TV star, Little People, Big World
    Matthew Roloff was arrested in June 2007 for DUI after being pulled over for swerving.
  71. David Cassidy, singer/actor, Partridge Family
    One of David Cassidy's many DUI arrests was in 2013.
  72. Shia LaBeouf, Transformer actor
    Shia LaBeouf was arrested in July 2008 for DUI after crashing into another vehicle and rolling his truck.
  73. Nick Nolte, Thin Red Line & Prince of Tides actor
    Nick Nolte was arrested in September 2002 for driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol.
  74. Taran Noah Smith, child star
    Taran Noah Smith was arrested in February for DUI and marijuana possession, after being apprehended
    for parking in front of a fore hydrant. 
  75. Mike Tyson, boxer
    Mike Tyson was arrested in December 2006 for driving under the influence of cocaine and other drugs.
Mischelle Weedman-Davis
Davis Law Director of Operations, Client Communiations & Media Relations. Community safety advocate.
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