For some people, having their mugshot shared online would be a nightmare, but for others, their run-ins with the authorities are the reason for their 15 minutes of internet fame. Recently, we've seen mugshots go viral thanks to the those naturally good-looking people who happened to find themselves in front of a police camera.

The mugshots, many which could easily be mistaken for modeling head shots, have earned these captives thousands of fans and followers on social media. Jeremy Meeks, who you may know as "Hot Mugshot Guy" was lucky enough to use his viral status to launch a new modeling career, while others like Megan McCullough AKA "Attractive Convict" used hers as a wake-up call. 

Here are six people who owe their viral fame to their mugshots.