19 Celebrities Who’ve Been Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated

Posted by PZ on August 9th, 2010

With Lindsay Lohan’s recent stint in jail, we are all reminded that driving while intoxicated is a very serious issue – and one that lots of other celebrities have been arrested for in the past too! Nicole Richie has avoided jail time by attending her mandatory educational classes, while Khloe Kardashian spent a brief few hours locked up for forgetting to attend hers. Here is a look at 19 celebrities who have been arrested for DUI, some have spend some time in rehab or jail since being arrested.

Paris Hilton

Embracing a leather and lace style very reminiscent of her Benji Madden days, Paris Hilton straps on her red sole Christian Louboutin heels and does some shopping in Los Angeles , CA on August 4, 2010. Is Paris trying to rekindle an old flame or is she out shopping for another bad boy rock star to love?  Fame Pictures, Inc


Lindsay Lohan

42746, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - Tuesday July 20 2010. Lindsay Lohan arriving at the Beverly Hills Municipal Courthouse with Shawn Chapman Holley as she prepares to serve her 90-day jail sentence. The actress was earlier this month ordered to serve 90 days in jail for missing alcohol counseling sessions which formed part of her probation terms stemming from a 2007 DUI conviction. She will serve the sentence at the Lynwood Correctional Facility. Photograph:  David Tonnessen / Jordan Lockhart, PacificCoastNews.com

Khloe Kardashian
43231, HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - Tuesday August 3, 2010. Khloe Kardashian and husband Lamar Odom arrive at Katsuya for dinner. Khloe arrived shortly after her sister Kim Kardashian exited the restaurant. Photograph:  Greg Tidwell, PacificCoastNews.com


Nicole Richie

Nicole Richie cracks a sweet smile for photographers as she arrives once again for her seemingly endless traffic school classes in Van Nuys Ca on June 30, 2010. For today's class Nicole loads up the layers, dressing in unseasonably warm attire, most likely to endure the drab cold concrete building of the DMV! Fame Pictures, Inc

Mel Gibson
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 28: Mel Gibson particiaptes in a Q&A at the Australians In Film screening of 'Edge Of Darkness' held at the Landmark Theatre on January 28, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Toby Canham/Getty Images)


Busta Rhymes

NEW YORK - MARCH 15: Recording artist Busta Rhymes attends Gotham Magazine annual gala presented by Bing at Capitale on March 15, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

HOLLYWOOD - JUNE 04:  Rapper Eve attends the House of Harlow, Clandestine Industries and Switch Boutique Fashion Show held at Boulevard3 on June 4, 2009 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for MMA)


Tracy Morgan

NEW YORK - JULY 27: (L-R) Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan attends 'The Darker Side of Green' debate at The Bowery Hotel on July 27, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Michelle Rodriguez
Celebrities attend the Tropico de Sangre (Tropic of Blood) world premiere, sponsored by HBO, as part of the Latino Film Festival, held at Columbia University Medical Center Auditorium, in New York City,NY on July 29, 2010. Among those in attendance: Michelle Rodriguez Fame Pictures, Inc


Chris Klein

HOLLYWOOD - APRIL 22: Actor Chris Klein arrives at the TCM Classic Film Festival's gala opening night world premiere of the newly restored film 'A Star Is Born' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on April 22, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Mike Tyson
MILAN, ITALY - JULY 09: Mike Tyson attends a press conference held at Just Cvalle Cafe on July 9, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)


Billie Joe Armstrong

CHICAGO - AUGUST 07: Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day performs onstage during the 2010 Lollapalooza festival in Grant Park on August 7, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

Nick Carter
Nick Carter and the Backstreet Boys perform at their 2010 tour opener at the American Airlines Arena in Miami on May 29, 2010. UPI/Michael Bush Photo via Newscom


Keanu Reeves

42409, NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Friday July 9, 2010. A heavily bearded Keanu Reeves still opts to wear a jacket and jeans despite the 90-degree Fahrenheit weather in NYC. The actor was seen out and about with friends in the Meatpacking District. Photograph: PacificCoastNews.com

David Hasselhoff
CULVER CITY, CA - AUGUST 01: Actor David Hasselhoff sings onstage at the Comedy Central Roast Of David Hasselhoff held at Sony Pictures Studios on August 1, 2010 in Culver City, California. The''Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff' will air on Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)


Shannen Doherty

25 May 2010 - Los Angeles, CA - Shannen Doherty. Armani Exchange and ELLE Present Disco Glam With A Performance By Dragonette held at the A/X Robertson Store. Photo Credit: Michael Jade/AdMedia

Kelsey Grammer
Jul 03, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, USA - Actor Kelsey Grammer and his wife Camille Grammar are divorcing after nearly 13 years of marriage. Cour records show that Camille filed for divorce. PICTURED Jul 09, 2009 - New York, New York, USA - Actor KELSEY GRAMMAR attends the New York premiere of 'Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince' held at the Ziegfeld Theater. © Red Carpet Pictures


Mischa Barton

SAINT-TROPEZ, FRANCE - JULY 08: Misha Barton attends the Philipp Plein Boutique opening party on July 8, 2010 in Saint-Tropez, France. (Photo by Christian Alminana/Getty Images)

Dave Grohl
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 08: Musician Dave Grohl arrives at the 2nd annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards held at Club Nokia on April 8, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

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