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Rosario "Roy" Carlisi Buffalo Restaurateur And Mafia Associate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Rosario "Roy" Carlisi was among the hoodlums rounded up by Buffalo Police in a 1967 raid on Panaro's nightclub. Given as a wedding dinner for a Tonawanda pizzeria owner, authorities believed it was actually a La Cosa Nostra promotion. Many of the attendees were pigging out in a first floor dining room. Others were sequestered in the club's basement gambling. More than fifty arrests took place.
The Murder of Albert Anastasia October 25, 1957 Park Sheraton Hotel New York City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Albert Anastasia was a crime figure known as the High Overlord of Murder Inc., a crime syndicate that ruled New York's underworld. His brutal murder raised questions about which rival wanted Anastasia dead the most. Vito Genovese, Carlo Gambino, and Santos Trafficante Jr. were among the key suspects. Readers can decide which man was the most insecure about Anastasia encroaching on his territory.
Whole of Government Approach to Transnational Organized Crime (TOC): Where and How Does the Military Fit In? Case Studies of Colombia, Mexico, and Peacebuilding in Kosovo and Liberia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Transnational crime is a recognized threat to national security, mostly due to their relation to terrorist organizations. The President has called for a Whole of Government approach to combatting the threat from Transnational Organized Crime (TOC).
Gotti and Me: A Crime Reporter's Close Encounters With the New York Mafia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Crime reporter and author David J. Krajicek writes about his encounters with the Gotti family, and he includes in this collection four other New York mob stories he wrote about the New York Daily News.
Joe Gulmi Deal Broker for the Gambino Crime Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joe Gulmi was a shady figure who was closely connected to the Gambino crime family. He encouraged New York area businesses to align themselves with a Gambino related law firm and to deal with Manufacturer Hanovers Trust Bank. He promised to take care of any tax troubles the businesses might incur with the IRS. These Mafia targets had no idea of the pandora's box that would soon consume them.
Louis Tom Dragna and the Los Angeles Mafia Racketeering and Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Frank Bompensiero's murder occurred on February 10, 1977. A mob turncoat the former Mafia hit man shielded himself from a mob hit for some time. He stayed in Pacific Beach. Seldom venturing out, he sometimes went for a walk or made calls in a phone booth. The L.A. mob had been in flux since the death of boss Jack Dragna in 1956. In the early 1970s Louis Tom Dragna replaced Frank DeSimone as chief.
George "Blah Blah" Smurra Genovese Family Soldier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
George "Blah Blah" Smurra was an enforcer and hit man for the Genovese crime syndicate. As late as 1972 his name appears in a New York Magazine article of prominent members of the Genovese organization. Smurra began his life in crime in 1928. His rap sheet included arrests for burglary, felonious assault, assault, robbery and murder. He originally worked for Genovese capo Rocco Pellegrino.
Marco "Small Man" Reginelli Philadelphia and Camden, New Jersey Mobster Associate of Vito Genovese and Gerardo Catena
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Marco Small Man Reginelli was a noteworthy rackets boss in Philadelphia and South Jersey beginning in the 1930s. By the 1950s his name became indirectly related to future U.S. President Richard Nixon. Nixon was managed by lawyer/business manager Murray Chotiner. After Reginelli's 1932 conviction on Mann Act charges Chotiner intervened to block his deportation from America. He paid Chotiner $1,000.
DRUGS ARE JUST FOR MUGS
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
THE BOOK EXPLAINS THE INS AND OUTS OF ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES
Harold Gibbons Teamsters Union Vice President St. Louis, Missouri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Originally from Pennsylvania Harold Gibbons was of Irish descent. His rise as a labor leader was accompanied by many who disagreed with his methods. Among his opponents were union rivals and St. Louis law enforcement detectives. Some of these men testified before the United States Racket Committee in 1958. It is noteworthy that strikes called by Gibbons were accompanied by arson and violence.
"Santo Sam" Perrone Labor Racketeer Indicted For The Attempted Murder of UAW President Walter Reuther
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Donald Ritchie's story of a ride into Detroit with two accomplices carrying a sawed-off shotgun led to the arrest of Ritchie and his associates. Ritchie got away from his protective custody at a Detroit hotel, before fleeing to Windsor, Ontario. Later he returned and offered a full confession of the attempt on Reuther's life. The labor leader nearly lost the use of his right arm in the shooting.
Dante "Danny" Gasbarrini Stefano Magaddino Associate Hamilton, Ontario
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Danny Gasbarrini was among the mobsters who succeeded Canadian Mafia don Rocco Perri, who died in 1944. Perri was replaced by a trio of bosses, i.e. Anthony "Tony" Sylvestro, Calogero Bordanero and Santo Scibetta. These hoodlums took direct orders from Stefano Magaddino in Buffalo. Gasbarrini was also a Magaddino associate. He joined John Papalia after he returned to Hamilton from Montreal.
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.
Angelo Tuminaro Lucchese Family Soldier French Connection Figure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The French Connection drug trafficking ring operated multi-nationally around mid-century. It was an extensive network originated by Charles "Lucky" Luciano from his Naples, Italy place of exile. Angelo Tuminaro was a diminutive, unattractive man who was an integral part of this criminal operation. Originally from Cherry Street in Manhattan, Tuminaro married Bella Stein, whose dad was a bootlegger.
The DeCavalcante Assassination of Gambino Family Soldier Joseph "Joey Surprise" Feola April 19, 1965
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Feola was hoping to expand his waste disposal business into northern New Jersey. FBI sources indicate he became a target of his own Gambino family leader, Carlo Gambino. Don Carlo and Sam the Plumber DeCavalcante were in on a garbage deal that encompassed Mount Vernon, Westchester County and northern New Jersey. Apparently Feola was sacrificed when he began encroaching on Colombo turf.
Jihad Genocide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
KIRKUS REVIEWS:- Habib’s debut political thriller explores the nature of religious extremism, detailing the gathering threat it poses to America and its unsuspecting allies.
The Men Behind Mob Wives: Salvatore “Sally Dogs” Lombardi
Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 6. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012 by Kiesha Joseph. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Salvatore “Sally Dogs” Lombardi, uncle of Big Ang of VH1 Mob Wives, was low-key capo of the Genovese Crime Family. Even though he held the capo position within the highest profile criminal family in New York, Salvatore Lombardi is not very well known, publicly. He lived in Brooklyn and he and his crew members operated out of the Gravesend section.
Charles Lucky Luciano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
My e-book looks at Lucky Luciano's career beginning with his arrest and conviction for compulsory prostitution in 1936.It continues until his fatal heart attack which occurred in 1962 at an airport in Naples. The text was researched in New York newspapers from the 1930s-1960s and books. Luciano was considered dangerous even in exile. At the end of his life he was planning a large narcotics ring.
Prohibition Era NYPD Corruption Jamaica, Queens Liquor Still
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The testimony of NYPD Deputy Police Commissioner Kelly was important in unraveling an illegal liquor distillery in Jamaica, Queens. The operation was based in a former piano factory building that its operators and a rogue police inspector had agreed on. Things were going smoothly until Thanksgiving Day 1931. NYPD patrolmen were alerted when the lid on the still popped open, sounding an alarm.
L'effet de la Corruption - Une trajectoire vers une zone obscure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,370. Language: Canadian French. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Une histoire renversante de la vie d'un couple ordinaire et celle de leur fils tragiquement influencée par la mafia.