Delaware Mugshot Law
In Delaware, it is a crime to post another person’s mugshot online without their permission. If you post someone’s mugshot on your website or social media page without their consent, you could be charged with a misdemeanor and face up to a year in jail and a $1,000 fine.
Are There Any Exceptions to Delaware’s Mugshot Law?
Yes, there are a few exceptions to Delaware’s mugshot law. If you are posting a mugshot for newsworthy purposes or for educational, scientific, or historical purposes, then you will not be violating the law. Additionally, if the person in the mugshot has given you written consent to post their photo, then you can do so without breaking the law.