15 Celebrities Accused of Shocking Crimes

With all the coverage celebrities get from tabloids and gossip blogs, an actor can barely sneeze without it getting reported to the masses. That being so, it should come as no surprise that major crimes committed by Hollywood elites rarely (if ever) go unnoticed. A handful of celebrities are responsible for (or have at least been accused of) some heinous crimes, and we have the definitive list. Here are the worst of the worst.

1. Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp with a lock of long hair hanging over his face, looking to the right of the frame

Johnny Depp | John Phillips/Getty Images

The allegations levied against Johnny Depp by his ex-wife, Amber Heard, are pretty damning. In divorce filings, Heard accused Depp of being “verbally and physically abusive” throughout their marriage, detailing an incident where he viciously hit her across the face with a cell phone. Shortly after, Heard was granted a restraining order and exclusive use of their previously shared apartment.