A Gallery Of Very Revealing Mug Shots

Defendants may have to show hidden tattoos

SEPTEMBER 14--Mug shot sessions are becoming more revealing as jail personnel photograph a suspect’s tattoos for identification purposes, a process that reveals and catalogs ink not normally visible.

In addition to getting fingerprinted and posing for head-on and profile images, arrestees may also have to remove or adjust their clothing so that their tattoos can be photographed.

As seen on the following pages, some of the resulting images are rather intimate.

And, of course, Florida Girl and Florida Boy each make an appearance. (17 pages)