Digital media artist Christopher Jones sits at his desk at his home in Livermore, Calif. on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. In May 2013, he found his 2006 police mug shot on a website. Jones was arrested for burglarizing an apartment he'd recently moved out of after a breakup, but Florida prosecutors decided shortly afterward to drop the case. But if he wanted the photo taken down, the site's operator told him it would cost $399. Jones said he was angered by the terms of the offer, but no more so than scores of other people across the country discovering that past arrests - many for charges eventually dismissed or that resulted in convictions later expunged - make them part of an unwilling, but potentially enormous customer base for a fast-proliferating number of mug shot web sites. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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Digital media artist Christopher Jones sits at his desk at his home in Livermore, Calif. on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. In May 2013, he found his 2006 police mug shot on a website. Jones was arrested for burglarizing an apartment he'd recently moved out of after a breakup, but Florida prosecutors decided shortly afterward to drop the case. But if he wanted the photo taken down, the site's operator told him it would cost $399. Jones said he was angered by the terms of the offer, but no more so than scores of other people across the country discovering that past arrests - many for charges eventually dismissed or that resulted in convictions later expunged - make them part of an unwilling, but potentially enormous customer base for a fast-proliferating number of mug shot web sites. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Digital media artist Christopher Jones sits at his desk at his home in Livermore, Calif. on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. In May 2013, he found his 2006 police mug shot on a website. Jones was arrested for burglarizing an apartment he'd recently moved out of after a breakup, but Florida prosecutors decided shortly afterward to drop the case. But if he wanted the photo taken down, the site's operator told him it would cost $399. Jones said he was angered by the terms of the offer, but no more so than scores of other people across the country discovering that past arrests - many for charges eventually dismissed or that resulted in convictions later expunged - make them part of an unwilling, but potentially enormous customer base for a fast-proliferating number of mug shot web sites. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
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