Last month, when Allen's attorney discovered his client's mug shot
had been digitally manipulated before it was added to a lineup, he filed a motion to have the evidence thrown out of court.
And when former Republican congressman from Texas, Tom DeLay, was charged with conspiracy and money laundering, his mug shot
showed a man wearing a suit and tie and the practised grin of a backslapping politician.
The mug shot
above features Francois Bertillon who happens to be the son of the developer of this technique.
Anonymous has insisted Bland was dead at the time her mug shot
was taken, a belief apparently shared by members of the public who have taken to social media since Bland's body was discovered.
ut Meek's wife, according to her friend Simone Johnson, is not happy with the attention her husband's mug shot
That is one good looking mug shot
!" one person wrote.
Police records show Crogan was never convicted of any crime in connection with the purported 1996 mug shot
Arrest records and police mug shots
have long been available to the public, open to inspection in file cabinets at police departments or law enforcement agencies across the country.
MasterCard went so far as to cancel all accounts with the largest mug shot
(9.) Debbie Elliott, The Newest Magazine Fad: The Mug Shot
Tabloid, NAT'L PUB.
The problem was that mug shots
posted on the website of the Lane County Sheriff's Office included people who worked off court fines on the work crew, even though they were never actually housed in the jail.
The picture, one of several discovered in a police book of 1930s mug shots
which were found in a junk shop, was published by Tyne and Wear Archives.
"When you see a mug shot
, you automatically think the person is guilty of something, when actually the mug shot
is taken at the time of arrest when someone may not have done something.
"Using a database of more than 10,000 mug shot
photos, 45 percent of the time we had the correct person."
Summary: A wanted British man sent a newspaper his photo because he disliked the mug shot
the police issued.