Reese Witherspoon was arrested on Friday morning. The 37-year-old This Means War star was arrested for disorderly conduct after her husband Jim Toth, 42, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Oscar-winning actress, who is currently in the city shooting her new movie The Good Lie, allegedly got into a war of words with a police officer during her husband's arrest, according to Variety.com. The actress was warned twice not to get out of the couple's Ford Focus, which was spotted driving in the wrong lane, and was arrested after she decided to get out to complain that the process was taking too long.
Gossip singer Beth Ditto has been arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. The 32-year-old rocker was taken into custody in the early hours of Saturday morning following a disturbance outside the Bungalo Bar in Portland, Oregon.
Beth - real name Mary Beth Patterson - was detained by officers for being drunk after she left the establishment and threw her shoes in the middle of the road and started shouting out the name of President Barack Obama as her friends tried to put her in a car.
"She walked out in the middle of the street, threw off her shoes and purse and screamed Obama, Obama!" a source at the bar told the Willamette Week newspaper.
The "Standing in the Way of Control" singer was later released from custody and is now awaiting a court date. If she is convicted of second degree disorderly conduct she could be sentenced to up to six months in jail and may receive a fine of up to $2,500.
Josh Brolin has been arrested for public intoxication.
The Men In Black 3 star was partying with friends in Santa Monica on New Year's Day, but the celebrations ended when he was booked by cops just before midnight and released at 7:14 the following morning.
Friends insisted he merely "ended up having too much fun."
A source told gossip website TMZ he was not given a citation for the arrest, which means he won't face any charges.
Nick Gordon has been arrested for speeding and reckless driving.
The "adopted" son of Whitney Houston, who recently called off his engagement to Whitney's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, was taken into custody in Alpharetta, Georgia on Wednesday after being caught speeding through the town.
A law enforcement source told gossip website TMZ, "We are fortunate because that's such a busy corridor with high end retail shopping restaurants and pedestrians at crosswalks. At that speed, it's absolutely reckless."
Nick's arrest came hours after Bobbi Kristina lost control of her Chevy Camaro when leaving her apartment complex and drove down an embankment before coming to a stop on a local park trail. She was cited by police for "failure to maintain lane."
Disturbing images of Gabriel Aubry following his fight with ex Halle Berry's boyfriend Olivier Martinez have been released.
The 36 year-old model is seen with an extremely swollen black eye and several lacerations on his face. He was also treated for broken ribs and a swollen face following the fight on Thanksgiving. His hands were also photographed by the police to prove that he was not involved in the fight, as his lawyers are set to accuse Martinez of prompting the brawl.
Aubry is now claiming that Martinez threatened to kill him, and sought and acquired a restraining order against the restaurateur. He is also seeking to have the emergency protective order Halle filed against him for her and their daughter lifted.
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Sam Worthington has been charged with disorderly conduct.
The Avatar star was arrested on Saturday for allegedly fighting and had to be subdued with pepper spray. A police source told gossip website TMZ.com that the actor got into a violent argument outside The Vortex bar in Atlanta, Georgia, over the weekend after he was refused entry for being intoxicated and failing to produce any ID.
According to the official report, an eyewitness told police officers that the 36-year-old actor, who is currently in Atlanta filming his new movie Ten alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, became disorderly and allegedly pushed the club's doorman twice before he was pepper sprayed and restrained by security staff at the bar.
The incident is said to have been captured in full by the bar's security cameras and Sam was put in handcuffs until police arrived at the scene and arrested him.
While Lady Gaga can publicly smoke marijuana on stage in the Netherlands, Fiona Apple gets thrown in the slammer for having hashish on her tour bus in Texas.
The 35 year-old singer's tour bus was halted at a border stop in Sierra Blanca, Texas, where authorities claim to have found hashish and marijuana in the vehicle. Apple - who is currently touring to promote her album The Idler Wheel... - was charged for possession and is currently being held at the Hudspeth County Jail.
Apple is scheduled to perform tonight in Austin, but there is no word yet as to whether or not she will have to cancel due to her legal issues.
Sierra Blanca hasn't been the most welcoming city of celebrity pot users, as Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, and Armie Hammer have all been previously arrested there for drug possession.
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Jenna Jameson was arrested early yesterday morning on suspicion of a DUI in Orange County, California.
The porn star-turned-movie actress drove her Range Rover into a light pole, prompting police to respond to the single car accident around 1:30 a.m. Sources claim she showed signs of being under the influence of alcohol, for which she then took a sobriety test; later, she was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. The police added that she was released later that day.
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With Lindsay Lohan looking like she is finally getting her life back on track, it looks like another former child star is aiming to fill in for the troubled starlet's place...
Amanda Bynes, who rose to fame on Nickelodeon's teenage Saturday Night Live show All That and later starred in her own comedy sketch series on the network, was arrested at 3 a.m. on Friday in West Hollywood under suspicion of drunk driving.
The 26 year-old, who recently announced her retirement two years ago, was pulled over as she attempted to pass a police vehicle and sideswiped it -- the officers then deemed her unfit to drive. Sporting pink hair in her mugshot, the Easy A actress was released on $5,000 bail.
This isn't the first time Bynes has had a run-in with the police this year: on March 7, she was pulled over for driving while on her cell phone and quickly fled before the police officer finished writing up her ticket.
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Bobby Brown has been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI). The New Edition singer was stopped by police in Los Angeles this afternoon for allegedly driving while talking on his phone and then failed a sobriety test, but it is unclear what substance officers believe the troubled star had taken before getting behind the wheel.
According to gossip website TMZ, Bobby is currently in custody in Van Nuys jail, but his representatives are said to be en route to the facility to post bail.
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