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Youth Gang Programs and Strategies - Prevention, Early Childhood, Community Organization, Crisis Intervention, Violence Reduction, Strategy for Violent Juvenile Offenders, Summits and Truces, Police
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The growth of youth gang violence and the proliferation of youth gangs into smaller cities and rural areas in recent years have focused public attention on the youth gang problem and made it an increasingly significant social policy issue.
Responding to Gangs: Evaluation and Research - Evolution of Street Gangs, Young Women in Street Gangs, Homicides, GREAT Program, State Legislation and Gang Prosecution Units
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,470. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This collection of papers presents a representative selection of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) portfolio of gang-related research. The genesis was the upsurge in gang crime beginning in the mid-1980s, which prompted NIJ to expand research in this area.
The Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States - Populations, Cities, Counties, Drugs, Immigration, Trends, Government Policies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The last quarter of the 20th century was marked by significant growth in youth gang problems across the United States. In the 1970's, less than half the States reported youth gang problems, but by the late 1990's, every State and the District of Columbia reported youth gang activity.
Review of Federal and State Definitions of the Terms "Gang," "Gang Crime," and "Gang Member"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Currently, federal law defines the term "criminal street gang" as "an ongoing group, club, organization, or association of five or more persons — (A) that has as one of its primary purposes the commission of one or more of the criminal offenses described in subsection.
Best Practices to Address Community Gang Problems: OJJDP's Comprehensive Gang Model - Intervention Teams, Outreach Workers, Law Enforcement, Suppression, Social Control, Reentry Programs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The Report describes the research that produced the model; outlines best practices obtained from practitioners with years of experience in planning, implementing, and overseeing variations of the model in their communities; and presents essential findings from evaluations of several programs that demonstrate the success of the model in a variety of environments.
2013 National Gang Report - Street, Prison, Outlaw Motorcycle, Drug Trafficking, Organized Crime, Weapons, Explosives, Eme, Mexican Mafia, Bloods, Crips, Latin Kings, OMG, BCF, Los Zetas, Pagans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Gangs continue to commit violent crimes, including assaults, and robberies, and threats and intimidation more so than white collar-type crimes such as identity theft and credit card fraud. Drug trafficking was identified as the most common criminal activity of gangs.
Bugs, Bull and Rats “An Insider’s account of how the Mob Self-destructed”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
After a long prison sentence, wiseguy, Frank Palmeri (a pseudonym), shares his thoughts about the decline of the New York Mafia. Palmeri discusses the Mafia code of silence, which many made men discarded when they decided to cooperate with the federal government as it dismantled the crime organization.
Faces of Terrorism and The Ultimate Solution. By: Prit Paul Singh Bambah
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The author Prit Paul Singh was inspired to write this book after being an eye witness of terrorists attack on WTC on 9.11.2001. His book has the seeds of solutions and remedies to eradicate terrorism and inhuman activities. If his ideas are implemented, the seeds will grow into trees having blossoms that would emit peaceful vibrations across the world. He researched and summarized his ideas.
Inside The New York City Mafia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
We will journey into the underworld of NYC and look at each family. We will start with their beginnings in Sicily, and journey to the dark streets of New York City.
Anthony Strollo Genovese Racket Boss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Anthony Strollo became the chief lieutenant of Vito Genovese, who was head of a New York Crime family. Strollo disappeared in 1962 and his remains have never been found. There has been speculation that he disappeared voluntarily, perhaps going to Florida where his friend Joe Adonis lived. I have used old newspaper accounts, including columns by Jack Anderson and Drew Pearson, to do my research.
Mafia Hit On Little Augie Pisano Queens, New York September 26, 1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
It's questionable whether Anthony Carfano's murder was ordered by Vito Genovese, who headed a major New York City crime family in the 1950s. Carfano was a close associate of Frank Costello, a rival of Genovese's. I have chronicled a number of events in the life of Little Augie Pisano, using ancestry records and old newspapers as references. The murder of Little Augie remained unsolved in 1964.
Vincent Mad Dog Coll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Vincent Coll had a short career in the organized crime world of New York City. His specialty was bootlegging in the Prohibition era. A native of Ireland Vincent was also involved with Jewish and Italian crime figures. Thompson submachine guns, speakeasies, and stylish sedan cars were in vogue in the early 1930s. My ebook was researched from ancestry records and contemporary newspapers of the time.
Albert Anastasia Mafia Kingpin Of The Brooklyn Waterfront 1941-1944
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Albert Anastasia was the quintessential Mafia boss, who became the head of the Gambino family, from 1951-1957. The events of his early rise to power include a stint as a master sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II. I have researched the events of his early criminal activity, i.e. his years as an integral figure in the Murder-for-Money gang that was led by garment racketeer Louis Lepke.
The Bondage Murders Organized Crime In New York City 1923-1924
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sir Basil Thomson, formerly of Scotland Yard, took an interest in the murders of Louise Lawson and Dorothy Keenan. He realized that their deaths was the work of persons who defied detection easily. One of Keenan's acquaintances/suitors was the son-in-law of Harry Daugherty, who was the U.S. Attorney General under President Warren Harding. The thieves/murderers specialized in furs and jewelry.
Double Wife | Double Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Empowerment LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
DOUBLE WIFE | DOUBLE LIFE is the TRUE story of Paul T. Goldman and his marriage to Audrey Munson. When Paul married Audrey, he thought he was marrying a sweet, stay-at-home mother of 3 children. The children were real. Audrey was not. During their divorce, Paul's lawyer subpoenaed Audrey's cell phone and bank statements, and Audrey's secret, illegal double life was revealed...
Hard Time 2nd Edition: Locked Up Abroad Raving Arizona
Series: The English Shaun Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 115,510. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
As shown on TV worldwide on Nat Geo’s Locked Up/Banged Up Abroad, Hard Time is the story of how Shaun Attwood, an educated Englishman, survived Arizona’s deadliest jail run by "America's toughest sheriff," Joe Arpaio.
Mobster Biography - Charles Lucky Luciano
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Charles "Lucky" Luciano was a driving force in the evolution of organized crime. He staged a takeover from the old guard mobsters in the 1930s and remade the criminal world as the National Crime Syndicate with himself occupying one of the seats on The Commission; the committee which governed organized crime in America.
Sonny Liston 1958-1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sonny Liston's background is murky and shady. An ex-con he left prison and fought as an amateur. In 1953 he turned pro. Curiously he hardly fought for 21 months. In early '58 Liston's quick rise among heavyweights began. Mobsters Blinky Palermo and Frankie Carbo entered his life . Were they his true managers and how much influence did they have on him? My book looks at these perplexing issues.
Sangue e coca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
L’ascesa dei cartelli criminali e la guerra della droga in Messico.
There and Back on Time
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Zuby went to Europe in search of greener pastures. But when he met Jennifer, A Nigerian teenage prostitute in Lisbon, he turned into a one-man rescue team. He fought numerous human traffickers and pimps and nearly got killed but he succeeded in rescuing numerous girls . Pure troubles of immigrants in Europe.