Take the stairs rather than the lift, learn to cook like Mary Berry, and spend less time on social media.
Just some of last year’s most popular New Year’s Resolutions forgotten just days into January by people seeking solace for a ‘bad bake’ whilst hitting the button for floor two.
As the UK's second largest police force, West Midlands Police has seen its fair share of failing criminals and unruly louts.
This compilation features several hapless individuals who failed - in some cases spectacularly - to pull off their criminal intentions.
View the force's New Year Resolutions here... these ones might just keep you out of a police cell!
In these instances, they fought the law and the law most definitely won!