Sometimes celebrities get into trouble and face the full might of the law.

Whether you're famous or not, if you break the law, you have to do the time.

Some of our local celebrities have found themselves in sticky situations, lets take a look at some of the celebrities who have been arrested.

1. OkMalumKoolKat

South African rapper, Simiso Zwane, who goes by the stage name ‘OkMalumKoolKat’ was arrested last week for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in her hotel room in the city of Hobart in Australia.

2. Jub Jub
The rapper spent a few years in prison for culpable homicide after an accident.

3. Brickz 
Kwaito star and rape accused Brickz was arrested on Thursday afternoon for allegedly moering his girlfriend and threatening to kill he

4. Naak Musiq -Failing to perform at a show he was paid for

5. Ntombi & Ace
These two were arrested for drug possession.

6. Maggie Bennedict
The actress was arrested for allegedly shoplifting, she was later found not guilty of the crime.

7. George Lebese
The soccer player was arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.

8. Uyanda Mbuli
Businesswoman and socialite Uyanda Mbuli was arrested for violating a court order stopping her from having any contact with her husband Sisa Mbuli.
 9. In 2013, Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at his home in Pretoria