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75 Daring Criminal Concepts

From Caution Tape Toilet Paper to Homicidal Fashion

— April 15, 2012 — Pop Culture
The surge of criminal concepts has confirmed the common infatuation with crime scene investigations. Television shows like CSI: Miami have furthered the criminal culture, and while this has not necessarily resulted in more illegal activity, it has sparked interest in the subject. Fashion designers, photographers and technology developers are only some of the professionals who have made use of the dark theme, consistently incorporating blood, guts and all things gore.

The rhetoric surrounding the criminal field is vast. Many dispute official police tactics, while others argue that there isn’t enough of them. No matter which side of the coin one aligns with, however, a certain allure has always been attached to corrupt cases, especially when tied to the celebrity crowd. These criminal concepts all cater to this allure, furthering a crooked niche market.

 
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Criminal Aid Applications
Criminal Aid Applications
The Surrey Police App Tracks the Movements of Local Cops
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73
CSI Package Pamphlets
CSI Package Pamphlets
The Criminology and Criminal Justice Brochure is as Exciting as the Program
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72
Forensic Investigation Tools
Forensic Investigation Tools
A Blood-Analyzing Camera Rivals Dexter Morgan's Bloody Insights
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71
Criminal Guide Books
Criminal Guide Books
The Book of Bad Teaches You How to Do Bad Deeds
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70
Giant Criminal Behavior Warnings
Giant Criminal Behavior Warnings
Chicago's 'Dear John' Billboards Target Prostitution Customers
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69
Criminal-Catching Phones
Criminal-Catching Phones
The iPhone MORIS App Helps Cops Nab the Crooks
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68
Court-Ordered Humiliation
Court-Ordered Humiliation
Public Apology Ads Mandated for Bad Environmental Behavior
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67
Criminal Spirits Shooters
Criminal Spirits Shooters
Mug Shots Shot Glasses Celebrate America's Original Gangsters
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66
Forensic Innovations
Forensic Innovations
Skin Scanner Recovers Fingerprints
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65
Celebrity Criminal Cases
Celebrity Criminal Cases
The Icon Mugshot iPad Case is a Collage of Infamous Head Shots
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64
Anatomical Chopping Appliances
Anatomical Chopping Appliances
Sebastian Errazuriz Will Give You Shivers in the Kitchen
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63
Criminal Boasting Posting
Criminal Boasting Posting
Almost Illegal Challenges are From the Wrong Side of the Tracks
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62
Criminal iPhone Trackers
Criminal iPhone Trackers
The Offender Locator App Finds Sex Offenders in Your Area
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61
Criminal Revealing Campaigns
Criminal Revealing Campaigns
The Toronto Crime Stoppers 2011 Ads Expose Wrongdoers
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60
Mini Police Adhesives
Mini Police Adhesives
Tiny Crime Scene Tape is Perfect for Office Pranks
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59
Underwater Crime Advertising
Underwater Crime Advertising
The Fox Crimes Channel Swims With the Fishes
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58
Dangerous Bathroom Warnings
Dangerous Bathroom Warnings
Crime Scene Toilet Paper Tells Others Not to Cross
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57
Criminal Rodents
Criminal Rodents
Vietnam Bans Hamsters
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56
Real Criminals on Billboards
Real Criminals on Billboards
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55
iPhone Games for Drug Dealers
iPhone Games for Drug Dealers
'Underworld' Uses Real GPS To Find Dealers
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54
Buying Gangster's Belongings
Buying Gangster's Belongings
The Kray Twins Possessions Fetch £100,000 at Auction
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53
Jail Simulation Mirrors
Jail Simulation Mirrors
Rikkis Taxi & Shuttle Service Shows Effects of Drinking and Driving
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52
Criminal Records Increase Celeb Status
Criminal Records Increase Celeb Status
Mischa Barton's DUI Ups Her Value
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51
Al Capone Vault Cam
Al Capone Vault Cam
Gangster's Secrets Revealed Live Online
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50
Gory Wall Decals
Gory Wall Decals
These Bloody Handprints Wall Stickers Transform Homes into Crime Scenes
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49
Crime Scene Carpets
Crime Scene Carpets
Die Innenarchitektin
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48
Interactive Crime Scenes
Interactive Crime Scenes
Guerrilla Ad in German Bar
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47
Criminal Lineup Catwalks
Criminal Lineup Catwalks
Maison Martin Margiela Menswear Modeled Behind 2-Way Mirrors
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46
Vibrant Mugshot Artworks
Vibrant Mugshot Artworks
Karin Jurick Completes Her Painting of 100 Criminal Faces
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45
Anti-Rape Device to Hit the Market
Anti-Rape Device to Hit the Market
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44
Classy Criminal Captures (UPDATE)
Classy Criminal Captures (UPDATE)
Jocelyn Bain Hogg Shows Crime Families in an Elegant Way
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43
Controversial Criminal Couture
Controversial Criminal Couture
Christopher Lee Sauve's 'Diamonds are Forever' Tees
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42
Crime Scene Accessories
Crime Scene Accessories
The Fuzz Scarf
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41
Crime Scene Stockings
Crime Scene Stockings
The Big Blood Splatter Leggings Will Ward Off Strangers
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40
Caution Tape News Tickers
Caution Tape News Tickers
Lee Waters' Hard-Hitting Drunk Driving Campaign for MADD
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39
Criminal Health Club Campaigns
Criminal Health Club Campaigns
Eccotique Spas 'Hand Yourself In' Ads Summon the Fashion Police
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38
Murderous Beach Blankets
Murderous Beach Blankets
The Crime Scene Fleece is Police-Approved
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37
Grisly Dollhouses
Grisly Dollhouses
'Of Dolls and Murder' Documents Low-Tech Crime Solving
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36
Deadly Crime Scene Photography
Deadly Crime Scene Photography
Diego Levy Puts Life and Limb in Danger to Document Drug Violence
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35
Video Game Handcuffs
Video Game Handcuffs
Sony PSP Ad
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34
Jail-Bound Branding
Jail-Bound Branding
Criminal Defense Lawyer Paul Redrup Puts His Profile Behind Bars
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33
Criminal Holiday Fashion
Criminal Holiday Fashion
The Married to the Mob Holiday 2010 Collection is Bangin'
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32
Murderous Food Ads
Murderous Food Ads
The Chief of Police Dinner Gala and DDB, Toronto, Canada Team Up
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31
Criminal Catching Doormats
Criminal Catching Doormats
The Anti-Burglar Mats Traps Thieves on the Way Out
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30
Criminals In Your Area
Criminals In Your Area
CriminalSearches.com
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29
Crime Scene Stationery
Crime Scene Stationery
IWOOT Dead Write Notepads Get the Point Across
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28
Crime Scene Shower Curtains
Crime Scene Shower Curtains
'Shower Curtain Police Line' by Aleksandr Mukomelov Sets a Boundary
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27
Criminal Minds Photography
Criminal Minds Photography
Anton Kusters Photographs Members of Japanese Gang Yakuza
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26
Superhero Crime Scenes
Superhero Crime Scenes
The Latest Street Installation by Don Lucho Shows a Dead Superman
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25
Motorist Mugshot Marketing
Motorist Mugshot Marketing
This Friendly Traffic Campaign Discourages Dangerous Driving
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24
Super Spy Cop Cars
Super Spy Cop Cars
The Ford Stealth Police Interceptor Keeps a Low Profile
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23
Macabre Memory Sticks
Macabre Memory Sticks
The USB Flash Drive Finger is Creepy and Cringe-Worthy
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22
Criminal Photo Subjects
Criminal Photo Subjects
Nils Mueller Vandals Photography Captures Crime on Film
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21
Chalk Outline Portraits
Chalk Outline Portraits
Fernando Lessa Shoot Features Themes of Control & Domination
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20
Crime Scene Cushions
Crime Scene Cushions
Cuddle Up to Splattered Blood With the Forensic Pillows
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19
Online Criminal Mortification
Online Criminal Mortification
Online Mugshots Share Viral Embarrassment
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18
Murderous Fashion Editorials
Murderous Fashion Editorials
Fantasticsmag Makes ‘Playing Dead' Look Beautiful
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17
Strip Search Shoots
Strip Search Shoots
The Robert Gumpert 'Lost Promise' Series Tracks the Criminal Justice System
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16
Fun Criminal Profiling
Fun Criminal Profiling
‘Pick the Perp' Lets You Guess the Face Behind Each Crime
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15
Police Car Pranks
Police Car Pranks
Spanish Artist, SpY's, Interventions Spare No One
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14
Criminal Fashion Ads
Criminal Fashion Ads
The Lindsay Lohan Marc Ecko Fall 2010 Marketing Campaign
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13
Criminal Fame
Criminal Fame
10 Celebrity Mugshots (Including Heather Locklear)
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12
Criminal Fashion Editorials
Criminal Fashion Editorials
W Magazine Portrays Models as Felons With Mug Shots
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11
Peculiar Professions
Peculiar Professions
Sex-Doll Repairman Mends Damaged RealDolls
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10
Crowdsourced Criminal Identifiers
Crowdsourced Criminal Identifiers
The Vancouver 2011 Riot Criminal List Tumblr Shows the Crime
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9
Exploring Russian Criminal Tattoos
Exploring Russian Criminal Tattoos
This Sergei Vasiliev and Danzig Baldaev Exhibit is Twisted
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8
Blood-Splattered Furniture
Blood-Splattered Furniture
Elias Kababie's Pint Table was Inspired by Dripping Paint
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7
Uncovered Criminal Mugshots
Uncovered Criminal Mugshots
Photos By Sydney Police From 1912-1930 Found
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6
Playing Dead in Public Places
Playing Dead in Public Places
Shockvertising at its Finest
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5
Retro Criminal Mugshots
Retro Criminal Mugshots
Amazing Archive of Criminal Portraits by Least Wanted
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4
Controversial Criminal Ad Campaigns
Controversial Criminal Ad Campaigns
'Thelma & Louise' Relish Ad Promotes Violence Against Women?
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3
Gritty Villainous Visages
Gritty Villainous Visages
David Rodriguez Renders Batman's Enemies in Horrifying Style
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2
Homicidal Dolls
Homicidal Dolls
Mariel Clayton Shows Barbie's Twisted Side
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1
Powerful Mobster Photography
Powerful Mobster Photography
Jocelyn Bain Hogg Captures the Lives of East London Criminals
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