NFL PLAYER ARRESTS: SHOWING 4 Record(s)
|2000-08-09||DEN||Bill Romanowski||LB||Indicted||Drugs||In Douglas County, Colo., accused of illegaly obtaining prescription diet pills to boost his performance on the field.||Acquitted by jury.|
|2000-04-06||CIN||Steve Foley||LB||Arrested||Gun||Accused of firing gun into the air several times outside nightclub in Monroe, La. Pulled over and arrested, Foley yelled he was being illegal searched.||Charge dropped for lack of evidence.|
|2000-02-05||CIN||Steve Foley||LB||Arrested||Domestic violence||Accused of kicking in the door of his son's mother and grabbing her by the throat in Ouachita Parish, La.||Charge dropped after woman declined to cooperate.|
|2000-01-31||BAL||Ray Lewis||LB||Charged||Murder||Accused of murder in the stabbing deaths of two men outside a nightclub in Atlanta on the night of the Super Bowl.||Pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice, one year of probation, fined $250,000 by NFL. Crime unsolved.|
These are arrests, charges and citations of NFL players for crimes more serious than common traffic violations. Almost all of the players belonged to an NFL roster at the time of the incident. In rare cases, a free agent is included only if that player later signs with an NFL team. The data comes from media reports and public records. It cannot be considered fully complete because records of some player arrests might not have been found for various reasons, including lack of media coverage or accessible public records. Many resolutions to these cases also are pending or could not be immediately found. The database was conceived and created by sports writer Brent Schrotenboer, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact him with any updates or inquiries.