We've seen more jaw-dropping moments than we can count in 2016, but we've realized that a huge chunk of them happened to involve celebrities getting put into handcuffs. Stars like Debby Ryan and Lauren Jauregui surprised fans when they got into trouble with the law this year. But what's even more shocking is that some celebs got arrested for speaking out and joining worthy causes, like Shailene Woodley when she protested the Dakota Access Pipeline‎, or Audrey Whitby when she protested the results of this year's election. Talk about bold!

Click through the gallery to see more shocking arrests that happened in 2016.


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