Josh Duggar

Joshua James Duggar is an American reality TV star and convicted sex offender. He first rose to fame alongside his parents, Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar, and his 18 younger siblings on the reality TV show 19 Kids and Counting, which followed the fundamentalist Christian family's daily lives.

In May 2015, Duggar apologized for "wrongdoing" after a 2006 police report revealed that he had been investigated as a teen for inappropriately touching five underage girls. His sisters Jill, 29, and Jessa, 28, subsequently stepped forward as two of the victims. In August 2015, Gawker reported that the eldest Duggar son appeared to have had active accounts on Ashley Madison, a website created to facilitate cheating on your spouse. He confessed to cheating on his wife Anna Duggar and having a pornography addiction. In April 2021, Duggar was arrested on charges of receiving and possessing child pornography. He was found guilty on two charges for knowingly obtaining and owning the material in December 2021. 
Josh Duggar
Full Name
Joshua James Duggar
Tontitown, Arkansas


Where is Josh Duggar now?

Josh Duggar is currently incarcerated at the Washington County Detention Center in Arkansas.

Why was Josh Duggar arrested?

Josh Duggar was arrested on federal charges of receiving and possessing child pornography.

Who is Josh Duggar married to?

Josh Duggar has been married to Anna Keller since 2008.

Most Recent

Amy Duggar Tells Cousin Anna 'There Is No Shame in Divorcing Josh' amid Child Pornography Trial
"You didn't choose any of this, and your kids certainly didn't either," Amy (Duggar) King wrote in an open letter to cousin Josh Duggar's wife
Amy Duggar Is 'Furious' at 'Delusional' Family for Supporting Josh Duggar Ahead of Child Porn Sentencing
"I don't think anyone would make the mistake of assuming I support my cousin," Amy tells PEOPLE exclusively
Josh Duggar's Mom Michelle Says He Has a 'Tender Heart' in Request for Leniency Ahead of Sentencing
Josh Duggar was found guilty on two charges for knowingly obtaining and owning child pornography in December
Josh Duggar's Sentencing Hearing in His Child Pornography Case Pushed to Late May
Josh Duggar was convicted on child pornography charges in December
Josh Duggar Will Learn His Fate for Child Pornography Conviction at Court Hearing in April
Josh Duggar, who has been in custody since the guilty verdicts in December, faces up to 20 years in prison or $250,000 in fines
Judge Dismisses Duggar Sisters' Invasion of Privacy Lawsuit, Saying They Didn't Prove Their Case
In May 2017, Jill (Duggar) Dillard, Jessa (Duggar) Seewald, Jinger Vuolo and Joy-Anna Duggar claimed authorities had revealed private facts about them

More Josh Duggar

Jill Duggar Says She Was 'Soaking Up Family Time' During 'Super Nice' Social Media Break
Jill Duggar last posted on social media before her brother Josh Duggar's guilty verdict in his child pornography case
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Josh Duggar was found guilty of possessing and receiving child sexual abuse material in December
Joy-Anna Duggar and Austin Forsyth on Josh Duggar Conviction: 'We Agree' with Guilty Verdict

Josh Duggar faces up to 20 years in prison after being found guilty on the charges of receiving and possessing child sexual abuse material