I've heard of chronic criminals but this woman in Illinois is ridiculous with currently 68 arrests on her record.

Illinois Woman With 67 Arrests On Her Record

Going into the weekend, Keyannya L. Simpson from Springfield had 67 busts on her police record. Of course, with a criminal like her, it's not if but when is she going to get arrested again. Congratulations to this upstanding citizen for not waiting long to add number 68.

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Illinois Woman Arrested For 68th Time

What did this woman do to get arrested again? The suspect had an ankle monitoring bracelet while awaiting trial for her last offense. She thought it would be a good idea to remove it without permission. That action was against the law. Then, the lady proceeded to steal something from a local store. Here she goes again.

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Illinois Woman Arrested For 68th Time

Illinois Woman's Impressive Arrested Record

It's hard to believe that someone who commits that many crimes is not in jail. It's even crazy to think that she just won't stop. They need to lock her up and throw away the key. It's now become a complete joke. Check out some of the highlights.

  • Larceny and theft: 24 arrests with 7 convictions
  • Fraudulent activities
  • Drug offenses
  • Assault
  • Forgery
  • Damage to property
  • Obstruction of justice
  • Since 2022, 15 theft felony cases for theft, retail theft, and forgery
  • Served time in Illinois and Tennessee Department of Corrections

According to foxillinois.com,

A Springfield woman who has been arrested 67 times was arrested again according to the Springfield Police Department.


Police say an arrest warrant was issued for Keyannya L. Simpson, 42, for retail theft and violation of pretrial release conditions.

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