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The Waccy Baccy Boat
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
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Phil Berriman’s true account of his terrifying attempt to smuggle the biggest haul of cannabis ever into the UK. Trapped in a twilight world between evil gangsters and bent coppers, he had nowhere to turn and no one to trust. The lives of his children were under threat. He had no choice but to sail close to the wind… and in the end, sail far too close! Contains explicit language.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Charles Lucky Luciano and Vito Genovese The Mafia Murder of Giuseppe Masseria Coney Island, New York April 15, 1931
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Giuseppe Masseria was involved in gambling, bootlegging, and also the food industry racket. Newspapers from the 1930s wrote that his power rivaled that of Al Capone, who he may have worked with or for. It is interesting that Masseria was lured from his base in Harlem to his death some distance away in Coney Island. It was a savage time in the history of organized crime, the beginning of the 1930s.
Waxey Gordon In 1933 Beer Rackets And Tax Evasion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
Owney Madden Irish Beer Racketeer Of Prohibition Era New York City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
By his own count Owney Madden was jailed 140 times. He was imprisoned for the murder of rival gangster Patsy Doyle in 1914. One time Owney was freed from Sing Sing Prison on a writ of habeas corpus. He returned voluntarily after it was discovered that he was leading the high life at Florida's Hialeah Park instead of working at a laundry in Brooklyn under the supervision of a parole officer.
The Way To The Green Card
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A story of an innocent woman on holiday pursued by a wolf in sheep's clothing. A sad but true story that needs to be heard, it is written for men and women as they have to be informed and protected from such fraud. The deeper question that begs an answer is how desperate are these people that create such crimes against innocent unsuspecting people...Their fellow human beings?
Operation Dolby
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
As a young detective constable, Constantine Buller was appalled by the corruption and the callous games some of his colleagues liked to play on unsuspecting members of the public, so he left the Force. But the bent coppers he had snubbed had long memories. A few years later they set him up by fabricating evidence for a crime he did not commit.
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.