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NY Firefighter Cilento tied to Bonanno crime family

  The feds have revealed details about Brooklyn firefighter Anthony Cilento and his ties to the Bonanno crime family. They claim Cilento of Ladder 166 in Coney Island served as muscle for a coke delivery service and even went as far as being part of a gangland beat down. Cilento claims he quit his gangland gig when he joined the bravest [...]

Rumors circulate around New England mob captain DeLuca’s disappearance

  The question that has been in the minds of New England mobsters , law enforcement officials, and those who follow New England organized crime is where's Bobby ? Last week indictments were released for four New England mobsters and associates which included reputed mob captain Edward Lato and reputed mob soldier Alfred "Chippy" Scivola [...]

Five Families: The Rise , Decline , and Resurgence of Americas most powerful Mafia Empires

  Investigative journalist Selwyn Raab sits down with professor Doug Muzzio on City Talk to discuss his book "Five Families: The Rise , Decline , and Resurgence of Americas most powerful Mafia Empires". Raab is a Mafioso expert and gives some shocking answers to many questions about the Mafia and their presence in New York over the past [...]

Colombo family Consigliere Fusco tried to shake down Gambino family

  Richard Fusco the reputed consigliere of the Colombo crime family pleaded guilty on Thursday for his part in a scheme to shake down the rival Gambino crime family. Fusco was looking for the Gambino family to pay for medical expenses and more for the stabbing of a Colombo associate. Walter Samperi was stabbed in May of 2010 by a thug who [...]

New players in Montreal Mafia surface as Rizzuto family falls

  Over the past couple years a series of murders have shaken the Montreal underworld targeting the Rizzuto crime family. The once powerful Rizzuto family saw many of its leading members murdered including Nick Rizzuto Jr , Nicolo Rizzuto, Paola Renda, and Agostino Cuntrera. Current Rizzuto family boss Vito Rizzuto has seen his clan taken [...]

Feds claim New England mafia made men to testify against fellow wiseguys

  The recent New England Mafia bust which netted alleged Patriarca crime family capo Edward "Eddie" Lato and alleged soldier Alfred "Chippy" Scivola along with two mob associates has also shed light on new informants. Federal prosecutors revealed during court filings that they have made members of the New England Mafia that are willing to [...]

New England mobster St Laurent sentenced to 7 years

  Long time New England mobster Anthony "The Saint" St. Laurent was sentenced to seven years in prison. St Laurent was convicted of a murder for hire plot in which he tried to hire a hit man to kill fellow mobster Robert "Bobby" DeLuca. Both men members of the Patriarca crime family the New England branch of La Cosa Nostra. The 70 year old [...]

Another Colombo mobster committed murder while he was an FBI informant during Colombo wars

  Seems that Greg Scarpa a former Colombo family capo wasn't the only FBI informant who was killing people while working for the feds two decades ago during the Colombo family wars. Prosecutors revealed in a blockbuster disclosure that there was a second Colombo mobster hit man Frank "Frankie Blue Eyes" Sparaco being used as an informant [...]

Gambino mobster Melia gets plea deal before trial begins

  Reputed Gambino crime family associate Nicola "Nick" Melia agreed to a plea deal just moments before he was set to go on trial for extortion charges. The Stamford loan shark was arrested back in March and was indicted by a federal grand jury on multiple counts of extortion and possession of a firearm. Melia has a long line of convictions [...]

Ndrangheta mafia boss Pelle pulls off hospital escape

  Italian mob boss in the Calabrian Mafia or 'Ndrangheta escaped police custody during a hospital stay. Antonio Pelle boss of the Pelle-Vottari crime family of the Ndrangheta under the insistence of poor health was admitted to a hospital in Locri, which is in the southern Calabria region of Italy where he would later escape. Pelle was [...]
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