Written by: Jason Caines
Skateboarding often takes you to places where you’re not allowed to go, and in many cities around the world it remains illegal. Over the years there have been a number of pro skaters who have have found themselves in jail, but not for their skating – for other even more random acts of crime.
All of these skaters have since been released and most of them now live a totally different lifestyle. One of the things they all share is that they were some of the top skaters of their day, skaters who pushed the boundaries of the culture on and off their boards.
If you don’t know, now you know. Read this article to see which skaters missed out time at the benches because they were banged up behind bars.