Now, it's the men's turn — and included among their number are a smattering of celebrities (one known for screeching, plus a former reality-TV star, an ex-Denver Nugget and the heir to the Denver Broncos) and individuals who were accused of crimes ranging from minor to horrific.
Continue to see the three-dozen-plus pics that stuck in our minds over the course of the year.
And be sure to click on the links to check out our original coverage — and the rest of the story.
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Read more in ANDREW BLACKMAN ESCAPED FROM COP BY RUNNING TO POLICE STATION
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Read more in DAVID WADDELL BUSTED FOR ATTEMPTING TO KILL VICTIM WHO WAS IMPROPERLY ACCUSED
Read more in MATTHEW MCBRIDE ALLEGEDLY TIED UP HIS MOM, 84, WITH A VACUUM CORD
Read more in FORT COLLINS'S JAKE LLOYD, AKA YOUNG DARTH VADER, BUSTED AFTER POLICE CHASE
Read more in OKLA. STRIPPER STEPHEN MOORE BUSTED FOR STALKING ASPEN TEENS: "I'M...SEEKING HELP"
Read more in QUESTION: WHICH OF THESE ALLEGED METH HEADS IS DUMBEST?
Read more in MOM TRIES TO SAVE SON FROM DEATH PENALTY EVEN THOUGH HE KILLED HER PARENTS
Read more in KRISTEN BRAIG'S TODDLER DIED IN FIRE STARTED WHILE SHE AND BF WERE 200 FEET AWAY
Read more in SUSIE HERNANDEZ ON HOW SHE SURVIVED RAY OJEDA'S RAPE, MURDER TRY AT AGE 15
Read more in SHAUN TOBELMANN COULD GET 100 YEARS AFTER FREAKING ON GF, SHOOTING AT COPS
Read more in JAMAAL EDWARDS ABOUT FIGHT BEFORE DOUBLE MURDER: "SH*T HAPPENED" (27-28)
Read more in DID MARK TRAXLER'S JAILERS TELL HIM TO PULL OUT HIS TOOTH WITH RUSTY PLIERS?
Read more in JONATHAN CLINTON, DEAD HEROIN ADDICT, NAMED IN COLD CASE MURDER, MOM WHO KNEW TO SKATE
Read more in JAMES LEE PIERCE'S TEEN DREAM WAS ACTUALLY A FIFTY-SOMETHING COP
Read more in BRONCOS HEIR JOHN BOWLEN: WHIPPETS, BOOZE IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BUST
Read more in MEET PAUL WETTENGEL, ACCUSED OF ATTACK AND GROPING OF TRANSGENDER MAN
Read more in VIDEO: SEE TY LAWSON, NUGGET BUSTED FOR DUI (AGAIN), PROMOTING LYFT RIDESHARING SERVICE
Read more in "F*CK YOU" TATTED JESSE WRIGHT BUSTED FOR ROAD RAGE SPREE ON 1ST DAY BACK IN TOWN
Read more in RAPIST TONY DOTSON GUILTY IN MURDER-FOR-HIRE BID AGAINST VICTIM...AND SISTER IS STILL MISSING
Read more in MEMORIAL VANDALISM UPDATE: HANCOCK "PISSED OFF," MORE RESIGNATION CALLS
Read more in ASPIRING RAPPER DONTE BEASLEY BUSTED IN POT-TOKING INVITE TURNED ARMED ROBBERY
Read more in KALE O'DONNELL BUST: INSIDE INVESTIGATION INTO GRAFFITI TAGGER "SUPERGAY ROBOT XD"
Read more in UPDATE: ALEXANDER WEST HELD ON $1M FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER OF DEPUTY
Read more in CHISOM NWANDILIBE ID'D AS GUNMAN SHOT BY COPS NEAR 17TH AND BROADWAY
Read more in AFFIDAVIT: COLE POLLARD STRANGLED PATRICIA RICHMOND, THEN RAPED HER
Read more in HAYDEN MAY BUSTED FOR DOPIEST POT SHOP ROBBERY EVER: "HEY, I'M DESPERATE, SORRY"
Read more in AFFIDAVIT: DESMOND SMITH, 14, WAS KILLED OVER A MISSING CRICKET CELLPHONE
Read more in SEE 8 METRO-AREA MEN BUSTED FOR CHILD SEX CRIMES IN OPERATION BROKEN HEART II
Read more in WILLIAM RIPPLEY BEFORE COP KILLED HIM: "THERE'S GOING TO BE A HUMAN SACRIFICE"
Read more in WHAT METH MADE GERALD KIMBLE DO WITH A CHAINSAW AND YOGA PANTS
Read more in RICHARD DARLING ACCUSED OF "FILLETING," DISMEMBERING BODY OF VICTIM REY PESINA
Read more in JOHN WHITE NOW CHARGED WITH MURDER IN CHILD'S DEATH HE BLAMED ON PIT BULL