A Running List of Real Housewives Who Have Been Arrested!
A running list of Housewives behind bars!
December 6, 2019 1:00am
LuAnn de Lesseps’ arrest for assaulting an officer got us wondering… what other Housewives have found themselves in handcuffs?! The good news for LuAnn is, she’s not alone! She’s in good company with ladies from various seasons of Real Housewives. Check out the list below and keep coming back – you never know who’s next!
1 . LuAnn de Lesseps Arrested for Assault
The latest lady to earn a mug shot is Real Housewives of New York, LuAnn de Lesseps who allegedly kicked a police officer just before Christmas in 2017.
2. Tinsley Mortimer Arrested for Trespassing
RHONY’s Tinsley Mortimer was also arrested in Florida for trespassing on the property of ex-boyfriend Alexander “Nico” Fanjul with whom she had a tumultuous relationship. She claims to have ensured her fake eyelashes were in place before taking her mugshot!
3. Sonja Morgan Arrested for Drunk Driving
No surprise here! It’s actually more shocking that she drives. Sonja Morgan’s nickname “Sonja-rita” is even modeled after a cocktail.
4. Kelly Bensimon Arrested for Assault
Another RHONY lady with a temper! Kelly Benison was arrested for assault after slugging then-boyfriend Nicholas Stefanov. She settled for a deal in court and ended up with 2 days of community service.
5. Kelly Dodd Arrested for Domestic Violence
Kelly Dodd didn’t hold back her relationship troubles with husband Michael on the Real Housewives of Orange County, but nobody knew just how bad it was. She was arrested in July 2014 for domestic violence after hitting Michael and later slammed with a restraining order before they patched things up.
6. Marysol Patton (and mom Elsa!) Arrested for DUI
Like mother, like daughter! Real Housewives of Miami star Marysol Patton and mom Elsa Patton were both arrested in Miami for drunk driving in 2010 on separate occasions.
7. Ana Quincoces Arrested for Driving with Suspended License
After being caught driving with a suspended license multiple times, RHOMiami star Ana Quincoces was apprehended and taken to jail. She blamed the incident on needing to help a friend with an emergency cockroach infestation!
8. NeNe Leakes Arrested for Theft/Shoplifting
Real Housewives of Atlanta’s NeNe Leakes might be a rich b***h now, but she was broke and making mistakes when she was younger! In Athens, Georgia, she plead guilty to one misdemeanor and three felony counts of “theft of services” for ripping off her phone company in 1992. She also admitted to a misdemeanor shoplifting charge on her record in her 2009.
9, Porsha Williams Arrested for Assault
RHOA star Porsha Williams’ unforgettable beat down of co-star Kenya Moore landed her in jail with charges of assault and simple battery. Not too long after, there were rumors swirling about her attack on another friend.
10. Karen Huger Arrested for DUI
The cops sure did find her. Real Housewives of Potomac’s Karen Huger loves her martinis as much as her etiquette. She was arrested, charged and plead guilty to DUI. Not the classiest of looks!
11. Danielle Staub Arrested for Extortion and Cocaine Possession
Danielle Staub’s shady past as “Beverly Merrill” came to light when she joined the Real Housewives of New Jersey cast. Before any tables were thrown, her connections in an extortion plan were outlined in a book called Cop Without a Badge.
12. Teresa Giudice Arrested for Fraud
RHONJ Teresa Giudice and her husband’s arrest and confinement were made very public as reality TV stars. She was released from federal prison after serving 11 months of a 15-month sentence.
13. Jaqueline Laurita Arrested for Assault
Way back before she was on RHONJ, Jaqueline Laurita was arrested for assaulting her then-boyfriend in 1996. This was one of many rumors swirling about her sordid past living in Las Vegas as an alleged stripper.
14. Kim Richards Arrested for Shoplifting
This story will make you frown as much as Kim Richards is in her mugshot. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast member was arrested for stealing animal crackers and sticker sheets from a Target.
15. Brandi Glanville Arrested for DUI
RHOBH star Brandi Glanville really goofed up when she was caught drinking and driving and totally flunked a field sobriety test on LA’s famous Sunset Blvd..
16. Gina Kirschenheiter Arrested for DUI
Gina had a hard 2019, ya’ll. She was arrested for driving drunk during the midst of a heartbreaking divorce from now ex-husband Matt.