We look at celebrities as role models, but many famous people have been accused of crimes. Some of these famous celebrities found themselves on the wrong side of the law when they were young, while others got into trouble later in life.
This list of local celebrities accused of different crimes has been loosely rank by fame and popularity. Here's the reason why these celebrities were being arrested and detained.
1. Robin Padilla
*He was detained for more than 3 years for illegal possession of firearms.
2. Billy Crawford
*He was detained after he broke the sliding doors in Taguig City Police Station last September 2014. Next to this is the malicious mischief and disobedience to a person in authority being filed against Billy.
3. Ethel Booba
*She was detained in Palawan Precinct together with PBA player Alex Crisano after they have physical abuse.
4. Matt Evans
*He was detained last October 2012 because of physical abuse to his live-in partner.
5. Krista Miller
*This sexy star was arrested after being caught having an illegal drug during the buy-bust operation of Quezon City Police District.
6. Bong Revilla
*He was detained after he was charged of plunder in connection with pork barrel scam.
7. Jinggoy Estrada
*He was also detained for being connected with pork barrel scam.
8. Deniece Cornejo
*She was detained for almost 4 months in Camp Crame, Quezon City after she was charged of serious illegal detention with Vhong Navarro's camp.
9. Karen Bordador
*This DJ was arrested together with her boyfriend Emilio Lim after they were caught having illegal drugs on their condo unit.
10. Mocha Girls
*They were detained in Malaysia for 6 days because they were caught performing without working permit.
11. Mark Anthony Fernandez
*He was allegedly caught having a 1 kilo of marijuana in one of the checkpoints in Angeles City, Pampanga.
12. Bong Alvarez
*This former PBA player was detained because of using illegal drugs.
13. Chris Cayzer
*This singer-actor was arrested after allegedly going inside in two condo units in Mandaluyong.
14. Anton Bernardo
*This sexy actor was arrested after he was caught having shabu in his motorcycle in Cubao, Quezon City.
15. Dennis Roldan
*He was found guilty last 2014 for kidnapping a Filipino-Chinese kid in 2005.
16. Erap Estrada
*He was detained after he was ousted as President of the Philippines for plunder.
17. Sabrina M
*This sexy actress was arrested by the police in a drug operation.
18. Dolphy Jr.
*He was the son of Philippine King of Comedy, Dolphy, who was detained for arson in 1981.
19. Ronald Singson
*This congressman was detained in Hongkong for drug trafficking last 2011.
20. Baron Geisler
*He was detained last 2012 after being involved in a riot in Fairview, Quezon City.