I Was Arrested

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    I Was Sadly

    I was coming home from work being a teacher's aid for the day. I was wearing a white blouse,khaki pants,and black flats. I was driving and had my tags expired. I was pulled over by a officer who asked for my license and registration which I didn't have and saw a knife which was...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    Sep 11, 2013


    I was arrested once...in 1977.  The charge? Possession of marijuana.  I was riding in a car with someone who had a bag of pot.  Not accused of using it, not related to the owner of the car, not driving. During the ensuing 33 years, I have not been arrested even...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jun 20, 2010

    When I was 16, I thought I could get away with

    anything. I had always been a troublemaker throughout school, so I thought to myself, why stop at just school? Plenty of opportunities to cause trouble wherever I could find it! It started with the drugs. My boyfriend at the time had introduced me to marijuana. I had never been...
    alybabey alybabey
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2016

    Five 14 Year Old Criminals

    WARNING: THIS STORY IS LONG, AND SHOWS HOW BORED AMERICAN POLICE OFFICERS IN AMERICA ARE, AND JUMP AT THE CHANCE TO DO ANYTHING, EVEN TRAUMATIZE CHILDREN. I was 14, and living in America for the first time. I got into a lot of bad stuff then, for it was the first time I lived...
    lefty lefty
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 22, 2006

    last night i was arrested and.

    Both my Boyfriends house and my parents house were raided. I've been charged with 3 different drug related charges because i was at my boyfriends house where everything was found. I am not aloud to have any contact directly or indirectly with my boyfriend and my heart is...
    lonely5353 lonely5353
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2015

    Me and this guy I played around with were at a

    party. We were so stone and drunk. We ended up stealing all 4 ounces of weed from the party, stealing someone car and speeding off. Cops seen us and chased us. We decided to just end it and crash into a post hoping it would kill us but it never did haha. I spent 6 months in...
    RavenVan16 RavenVan16
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 4, 2015

    I was wearing a red t shirt,

    black latex miniskirt, black ripped leggings, and black knee high heel boots. I was driving when I got pulled over for speeding and said I was acting very nervous and asked if he could search the car. I said "You know what officer, how about I just make this easy. I've got two...
    badgirl03 badgirl03
    22-25, F
    Mar 21, 2014

    This happened while I was living in Tennessee.

    I was wearing a white tank top, blue skinny jeans, tight brown leather jacket, and brown combat boots. I was driving when I was pulled over. I asked the officer if there was a problem and he said I was speeding and that he needed my license and registration. I gave it to him and...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Apr 3, 2014

    This happened to me when I used to be a

    prostitute. I was wearing a black backless dress, black latex miniskirt, black fishnet leggings, and black leather high heel over the knee boots. A car stopped and I walked up to it I asked "Hi,sexy. Can I do you any favors?" and he got out of his car and said "Yeah you can...
    badgirl03 badgirl03
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 20, 2014

    Felony Assault With a Deadly Weapon

    The deadly weapon was a shovel. Good thing I didn't have a "real" deadly weapon. I was in a murderous rage for sure. Spent the night in jail with a bunch of drunk women - I was stone cold sober. Charges were eventually dropped. Divorce completed. Peaceful...
    melliexp melliexp
    46-50, F
    Jan 10, 2008

    Murder 1

    I was tired of having the $hit punched out of me.  Something clicked in my brain that said...."fight back!"  You're not helpless, make this @sshole earn the whipping he's trying to give away.  I began clawing, scratching, punching, kicking.   I picked up...
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Feb 8, 2010

    Not really. :P Just a single incident of minor

    trespassing by attempting to get on too of a church's roof, and cop just HAD to be there. XD I'm no bad kid, though. ;P
    Dragonogh Dragonogh
    18-21, M
    Mar 14, 2014

    Once When I Was 18

    I was dating this satanic metalhead I really loved, but he and his friends were constantly being arrested and would provoke cops into arresting them by yelling pig out the window and driving 100. Well we'd been drinking 100 proof vodka and had alcohol containers in the car with...
    SummerWind18 SummerWind18
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 14, 2009
    daydreamer52 daydreamer52
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Aug 7, 2015

    My Arrests That I Can Remember Most

      I definitely remember my first arrest I was 12 or 13 years old. I came up with a plan of skipping school and going to the beach and they thought it was a good Idea. So we made it to the beach and after being there for about an hour like 5 cops came and arrested us all and...
    funsizecatgirl funsizecatgirl
    22-25, F
    Sep 27, 2010

    Maybe Once Or Twice

    Yea I have been arrested. I was once arrested in school for not showing up to a court date. omg they arrested me in front of everybody. I was so pissed. They sent me to a juvi for three months because of that. I was pissed. That was only because I didn't pay a fine and I failed a...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    26-30, F
    Jul 14, 2008

    I was wearing a black tank top with a skull

    and crossbones, black ripped skinny jeans, and black combat boots. I was seventeen and drinking my parents alcohol. Apparently somebody reported me and I was expecting a friend coming over with some marijuana so when I heard the doorbell I went to the door with my beer. I opened...
    badgirl03 badgirl03
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    I was arrested in April of this year

    for a DUI it was embarrassing and awkward some of the things that happen when you get arrested are awful I got six months of probation for it but I violated it in august I had to spend 10 day in jail for that and I got six months added to it all I did to violate it was miss one...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 3, 2015

    Today Evening

    For driving a motorbike without documents and helmet and ID. I'll tell you how it began. At about 1:30 pm, I was at a friend's place studying for the calculus exam that's on wednesday. That's when i recieved a call from my sister. She was angry that i wasn't home to take...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall
    26-30, M
    7 Responses Mar 13, 2010

    At A Store

    It was a Saturday. I was wearing a black cardigan, white button down shirt, black skirt, black tights, and black high heel leather boots. I had just bought some new brown riding boots at a store when the alarm went off. A officer came over and asked me to put my hands behind my...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2013

    I was wearing a white button down,

    grey vest, blue skinny jeans, and black high heel mid calf boots. I was driving home when I was pulled over by the officer. I quickly pulled over and rolled down the window. I asked the officer what the problem was and he said I was speeding. He asked for my license and...
    richwhitegirl richwhitegirl
    18-21, F
    Jun 25, 2014

    I made a stupid mistake

    and ran from the cops haha. Didn't do anything wrong except drinking underage but still ran. Managed to make it a mile down the road before they caught me.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jun 9, 2015

    Last week I was walking at the YMCA

    and a lady cop cames up to me and asks" are you Andrew I said yes she said get you hands on the wall so I did she patted me down the handcuff me and the walks me out and throws me in her car.when we got to the jail I got booked in and processed. The next day I was cuffed and...
    Jailbait474 Jailbait474
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 15, 2014

    This was back about 3 years ago

    when I was working in Yosemite. Because Yosemite is federal land, there is absolutely no toleration for weed and other drugs. The employees get their drugs from either outside the park or from the VERY few people that bring it in and sell on the down-low. Well, for a time I was...
    LassieontheLam LassieontheLam
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2014

    Walking Home

    I was living in Tennessee at the time with my mother, father, and sister. I was sixteen.I was walking home with a stolen bottle of beer. I was wearing a white dress and brown cowgirl boots. I heard the police sirens come on and I started to run. I tripped and the police officer...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    Nov 12, 2013

    Went out to dinner with my buddy

    who is paralyzed neck down, anyway a guy yells at us , I am in Kentucky , "get the f out of the road". We had dinner and then I confronted him, I am about 60 40 fight wise and I am on the down side, oh yeah the guy went into a gym and was doing a treadmill the whole time, told...
    cowboyguthrie cowboyguthrie
    51-55, M
    Apr 21, 2014

    I was arrested last year on bale

    for 6 months lost friends sleeped into depression nearly ended my life
    mustangkid2025 mustangkid2025
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 16, 2015

    At The Age Of Eighteen.

    It was my first year in college and I was broke as hell. I didn't have a meal plan at school and I was really tired of cereal and ramen noodles. I had a roommate that had just moved out, so now the room was all to myself. We shared a mailbox and a few weeks after she left, she...
    soulfool soulfool
    31-35, F
    Feb 29, 2012

    I was in Kohl's today wearing a red knee length

    dress, red purse, and black leather knee high stiletto boots. I saw a pair of these CUTE black ankle boots. I thought "I gotta have those." and looked and they were $35.00 and luckily I had enough money. But then I saw these black knee high wedge heel suede boots that were $40.0...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 5, 2014

    I was arrested. I was translating

    for someone and this person was not advice that she was arrested. Hence when we tried to leave. The police detained her and arrested me. This person went to give the police a report, not speaking the English language I facilitated the language. Spanish. I'm a translator , not a...
    yisi yisi
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 8, 2015

    Why I Now Thoroughly Search Vehicles Before Road Trips.

    I was arrested a couple of years ago for felony possession of a handgun on a school campus. Not really because I had a school shooting planned, but because I was going to pick up a friend who happens to live near a college campus. This alone probably wouldn't have gotten me...
    johnmbrashear johnmbrashear
    Dec 1, 2011

    Can't Get Past The Shame

    I worked in the legal field for 22 years and was a repsected employee. I had never been in any trouble until I did something really stupid!  Almost on a whim I filled out an application for a "business account" credit card and named my employer as my business. I used all my own...
    HeadHeldHigh HeadHeldHigh
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 31, 2011

    Last week my best freind

    who is 8 years old was begging me to have sex with him so I did but the next day I was arrested. why was I arrested
    Jailbait474 Jailbait474
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 20, 2014

    3 Days After I Turned 18

    i still kind of resent my mom for this one...there are an argument in the car one night after my mom picked me up from the gym..she wanted me to buy her something to eat...and i didnt really want to spend the money...anyways by the time we got home we were yelling and cussing at...
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee
    22-25, F
    Dec 30, 2007

    I was arrested just last night.

    I was hanging out with a few friends at a local sports bar and was catching up on some stuff. I probably had 3 or 4 drinks in the time I was there. I wasn't buzzed or drunk or anything like that. I made the mistake of deciding to drive home. I was driving down the highway going...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949
    36-40, M
    Oct 11, 2014

    Today I was on my way to class

    and I stopped to ask a Cop where is room 137 and the next thing I know is that I was in handcuffs being read my rights
    Dragons474 Dragons474
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 1, 2016

    I was arrested 2 times 1st time i was in court

    for something else and they ran my name i just got married a month before. So when they ran my name i was arrested for forgey... the 2nd time was on my youngest daughters brithday for not paying the court fines....
    amycrenshae amycrenshae
    31-35, F
    Apr 16, 2014

    I was wearing a black leather jacket,

    grey top, blue flare jeans and black cowgirl boots. I was pulled over by a police officer because my taillight was out. Well he came up, I gave my license. Next thing I know I'm being told to get out of the car, get on my knees, cross my ankles, and put my hands behind my head...
    richwhitegirl richwhitegirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2016

    ive only been busted a few times.

    A few drug charges. 2 for weed, 2 for shrooms and 1 for meth (which ive only tried once.) then i have a few minor charges like public disturbance, public intoxication, underage drinking, open container, stuff like that.
    1996Liam 1996Liam
    18-21, M
    Jan 14, 2014

    Today I was wearing a tight black leather

    jacket, red low cut top, black skinny jeans, and black combat boots. I had a bag of weed on me I planned on smoking. I was stopped by a cop because I was speeding and he saw the bag of weed. He requested that I step out of the vehicle with my hands on my head. I did and he...
    badgirl03 badgirl03
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2014

    toast n marmite .....

    get in my belly !!!!
    hobby34 hobby34
    36-40, M
    Jul 6, 2015

    Learning to Appreciate

    I had gone down to Tijuana with a girlfriend of mine, and we went up to hit the streets of "Revolution" as always... as such, we began drinking and having a ball as always! After finding a club that wasn't overcrowded with "free cover" for the ladies... we...
    irresistabelle irresistabelle
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jul 10, 2007

    Last week I was arrested

    for grand theft auto
    Jailbait474 Jailbait474
    22-25, M
    May 13, 2014

    Today I was on my way to class

    and I stopped to ask a Cop where is room 137 and the next thing I know is that I was in handcuffs being read my rights
    Jailbait474 Jailbait474
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 24, 2014

    Check Deception

    I was a arrested because a redneck former landlord of mine got pissed that I had the apartment inspected after I moved out and it was condemned afterwards. He comes up with my deposit check, which he had never even bothered to cash, and was written on an account that was closed...
    Satsujinkyou Satsujinkyou
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 16, 2008

    I Asked the Cop For Id, So I Got Arrested

    Maybe its what comes of living in SA. My lawyer certainly told me some stories that made me want to leave the country. I got pulled over in a routine road block last year and it turned out I had forgotten to renew the license disk on my car. The officer was not having a good day...
    WyldHoney WyldHoney
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Apr 1, 2008

    so I haven't been on in a while

    because I was in jail just two weeks after graduating and 6 days after moving into a small apartment I was arrested I was in hot topic and seen a necklace that I like I put it in my hoodie pocket and shopped a little after a few minutes my mom called the music in the store was...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 3, 2014

    But They Didn't Cuff Me.

    I was arrested too, apparently it's illegal to lie to a cop.  I was pulled over I had a suspended licence, so I said that I was my twin sister.  It turned out that her licence was suspended too!  I admited my lie to the cop and he was p*ssed.  Does anyone know...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 4, 2007

    When I was 18, my husband told me to steal a

    DVD from Walmart for him or he was going to kick my ***. His threat was serious, and I didn't feel like going to the hospital and making up some lame excuse, so I stole the DVD. I was hungry, so I also stole some popcorn shrimp. My husband hung around me while I was doing it...
    macabremara macabremara
    26-30, T
    1 Response Jan 14, 2014

    While Shopping

    I went out today wearing a white cardigan, black skirt, black leggings, and black knee high heel leather boots to go shopping. I spent all my money ($50.00) on my fiance's gift which was a watch. I decided to go looking around in the shoe store when I came across a pair of black...
    girlygirl2 girlygirl2
    26-30, F
    Nov 29, 2013
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