8. Duane “Dog” Chapman a.k.a Dog, The Bounty Hunter
In 1976, Duane “Dog” Chapman, better known as the reality television star Dog, The Bounty Hunter, joined a fellow gang member in a Texas marijuana buy. The drug deal went horribly wrong with the drug dealer being shot and killed by the other gang member. Dog was charged with murder, but served less that two years of his five-year prison sentence. He ended up becoming an inspiration to other criminals as the tough love bounty hunter on his television show.