When: May 5, 2012
The story: An 18-year-old man was charged with robbery and theft after walking into a North Dallas building, demanding money and saying he had a gun. Man tries to rob police station, zachary ramirez arrested + booty call,
When: April 27, 2012
The story: A 21-year-old suburban Chicago man was arrested for speeding on a 45-mph road. zachary ramirez arrested + booty call,
Green Township, Ohio
When: April 23, 2012
The story: A Bethel, Ohio, man was charged twice for the same crime in two years after calling police. William Ferris calls cops about prostitute’s service in White Castle bathroom,
When: April 22, 2012
The story: A burglar was caught on video after he got trapped inside the store he was trying to rob. Nicholas Pellon has running tab with owner
When: April 14, 2012
The story: A 21-year-old man followed in the footsteps of a controversial rocker when he was arrested at a historical Texas monument. Daniel Athens urinated on Alamo,
When: April 13, 2012
The story: A viral Facebook photo landed a 20-year-old Kentucky man in the back of a cop car. Michael Baker stole gas from police,
When: April 9, 2012
The story: A man stepped off a Greyhound bus and went on to commit 11 felonies in nine hours, including setting a store on fire and stealing a taxicab. william todd arrested on roof of opryland hotel cooling tower,
When: April 3, 2012
The story: When police found a 19-year-old man strolling around in the nude, they got an interesting excuse. opposite day arrest,
West Des Moines, Iowa
When: March 31, 2012
The story: An IT employee was arrested after security cameras caught him doing “inappropriate things” to his co-workers’ chairs. Raymond Foley urinated on chairs,
When: March 28, 2012
The story: A 55-year-old man was arrested for public intoxication after jumping on the hood of a police car. man wearing sombrero and boxing glove jumps on cop car,
When: March 19, 2012
The story: A man from Iowa City told police he had a good reason for being caught naked in public at 3:30 a.m. Bliss said men forced him to handle nuclear bomb,
When: March 2, 2012
The story: A 26-year-old man from Carrick added insult to injury after police say he robbed a woman of $60. alleged robber calls victim for date,
When: Feb. 24, 2012
The story: Police believe a man was high on a synthetic drug when he caused damage to one of their squad cars. florida man bites police car,
When: Feb. 21, 2012
The story: A 63-year-old man from Maple Grove, Minn, allegedly injured himself when fleeing from police. stephen roy dombeck + cuts to his feet + running in heels in snow,
When: Feb. 15, 2012
The story: Police arrested a man for stealing socks from a southeastern Pennsylvania Wal-Mart store. n**ed man steals socks from walmart,
When: Feb. 14, 2012
The story: When police responded to 911 calls of a possible Valentine’s Day kidnapping, they got a different story from the “victim.” Nikolas Harbar and Stephanie Pelzner + found naked and bound in Valentine’s sex game role-playing,
When: Feb. 11, 2012
The story: A 38-year-old suburban Chicago man allegedly called 911 with a surprising request and – not surprisingly – ended up in the DuPage County jail. John Pacella wanted to fight police,
When: Feb. 7, 2012
The story: A college student found himself behind bars after leaving a note on a piece of toilet paper in a school restroom. Harold Wayne Hadley fart joke,
South Bend, Ind.
When: Feb. 6, 2012
The story: A woman said she returned home to find an intruder in her apartment. burglar cleans and cooks dinner,
When: February 2012
The story: A New Mexico man claimed he was trying to expose problems with the voting registration system when he possibly committed voter fraud. albuquerque man registers dog to vote,
When: Jan. 31, 2012
The story: Employees of this grocery store had a not-so-sweet surprise awaiting them when they came into work one morning. Andrew Toothman covered in chocolate and peanut butter,
When: Dec. 4, 2011
The story: A 66-year-old man told police he was partaking in an annual holiday ritual when they nabbed him for firing a shotgun near a shopping mall. man arrested for shooting mistletoe,
When: Dec. 2, 2011
The story: A 22-year-old man was nabbed trying to steal video games from a Wal-Mart in Maryland. Timothy Randall Clark arrested during shop with a cop,
When: Dec. 2, 2011
The story: A wannabe mugger ended up beaten and shot after an attempted carjacking. robber beat up by fighter,
Gwinnett County, Ga.
When: November 2011
The story: A burglary suspect left a trail of evidence, but it was another action that sealed the deal. trevor jones left facebook account open,
Fox Township, Illinois
When: Nov. 19, 2011
The story: An 18-year-old woman told police she had a very good reason for driving drunk and crashing her car. teen blames dui on missing twilight,
When: Nov. 18, 2011
The story: A transgendered woman was arrested after a “patient” ended up in the hospital. fake doctor injected cement into buttocks,
When: Oct. 30, 2011
The story: A burglary suspect told his side of the story after he was caught watching TV on someone else’s couch. jason bastrom + punched out,
When: Oct. 18, 2011
The story: A 61-year-old woman was nabbed after cops say she called and texted them to set up a drug deal. judy weible + hydrocodone tablets
When: Oct. 18, 2011
The story: Police raided a home after a neighbor sent them a flier that had been posted.
When: Oct. 17, 2011
The story: Police showed up to a 38-year-old man’s house after he posted a fictitious story on Facebook.
When: Oct. 12, 2011
The story: Police said a young couple fled a Wal-Mart but left something very important behind. Sadly, this isn’t the first time this has happened.
When: Oct. 11, 2011
The story: A 28-year-old woman is accused of leading police on a high-speed chase wearing not much more than a G-string.
When: Oct. 10, 2011
The story: A woman is accused of stealing a cash register that turned out to be worth more than its contents.
When: Oct. 10, 2011
The story: A man – apparently forgetting about surveillance cameras – robbed a bank using a common household item to hide his face.
Brownstown Township, Michigan
When: Oct. 8, 2011
The story: An allegedly drunk man was arrested after police found his daughter behind the wheel of his van
Nebo, North Carolina
When: Oct. 6, 2011
The story: A 35-year-old woman was charged with selling drugs after police said she set up a drug deal via text with the wrong person.
When: Oct. 5, 2011
The story: A 23-year-old man told police he paraded a skimpy piece of women’s clothing to win a bet.
College Station, Texas
When: Oct. 3, 2011
The story: A student was accused of giving a friend phony bills to use in their high school cafeteria.
Palm Bay, Florida
When: Sept. 25, 2011
The story: A 19-year-old woman who unsuccessfully held up a convenience store with a toy gun was foiled by a clerk’s quick thinking.
When: Sept. 21, 2011
The story: Three teens acted more like the Three Stooges when they tried to snatch a case of beer from a store.
Clover, South Carolina
When: Sept. 20, 2011
The story: A trail of beer cans and a K-9 unit led police to a blood-soaked man who said he’d been assaulted.
When: Sept. 20, 2011
The story: Police say a 21-year-old man broke into a store and rode off on his bike, but didn’t quite get what he was after.
When: Sept. 16, 2011
The story: A dog sitter was charged after shocked fellow drivers said they saw her leading a small dog down the street while driving her car.
Newton County, Georgia
When: September 2011
The story: A man returned from a trip to find intruders had made themselves at home while he was gone.
When: Aug. 31, 2011
The story: A man reportedly called police because he was upset about the escorts who showed up to his motel room.
When: Aug. 27, 2011
The story: Racing fans got an eyeful when a nude 27-year-old man ran through a crowded parking lot wearing nothing but a smile.
When: Aug. 24, 2011
The story: A 24-year-old man – who has since been linked to other crimes – was arrested on several charges after police say he tried to bribe them
When: Sept. 24, 2011
The story: Two men dressed as clowns who robbed a jewelry store probably weren’t laughing when they got home.
Iowa City, Iowa
When: Aug. 22, 2011
The story: A woman was charged with intoxication and assault after she was refused a bikini wax at a salon.
Daytona Beach, Florida
When: Aug. 17, 2011
The story: A 23-year-old babysitter was charged after police caught her putting an 8-month-old baby in a dangerous situation
South Brunswick, New Jersey
When: Aug. 14, 2011
The story: Three men allegedly were burglarizing a restaurant when police caught them in the act.
When: June 4, 2011
The story: A 22-year-old Connecticut man found in the woods near his abandoned car told police that he’d been assaulted.
When: May 11, 2011
The story: A wannabe Batman was arrested when police caught him trying to scale a building late at night.
When: March 30, 2011
The story: A man was caught on tape taking an item right from a judge’s bench.
When: March 20, 2011
The story: Police said a bank robbery suspect made it easy for them to find him after he made off with the cash.
When: March 12, 2011
The story: A 21-year-old man was charged with a felony after police said he tried to pull over another car.
When: March 10, 2011
The story: A man accused of trying to pay with a fake $20 bil reportedly told police he created it on a printer he bought at Wal-Mart.
When: March 3, 2011
The story: Police said a Florida man shoplifted $1.19 worth of cookies and tried to eat them before they could arrest him. What did he call himself?