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August 2020 Blog Posts (14)

Thom L. Jones' Mob Corner at Gangsters Inc.





Mob Corner is written by Thom L. Jones. A retired businessman, he has had a long interest in organized crime, and in particular the Sicilian and American Mafia.



A hobby triggered by a book he read while studying at university "God Protect Me From My Friends" a biography of the Sicilian bandit…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 30, 2020 at 7:34am — No Comments

Knowing the Way to San Jose: The Mafia family of San Jose

By Thom L. Jones for Gangsters Inc.

Do you know the way to San Jose?

I’ve been away so long. I may go wrong and lose my…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 30, 2020 at 7:33am — No Comments

Like a Gangster Fagin: Rollin’ 60s Crips leader ran robbery crew comprised of juveniles

By Gangsters Inc. Editors

The stories of Charles Dickens continue to live on. Not just because they are such classic stories, but because modern-day equivalents continue to pop up. Like how a leader of the Rollin’ 60s Crips recruited minors to commit…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 26, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments

Drug Cartels: The Narcos from Colombia, Mexico and more - From Escobar to El Chapo

By David Amoruso



Besides financial fraud, trafficking in narcotics is still the crime that pays the most. Groups and individuals from across the world have experienced the huge and seemingly easy profit drugs bring. Be it cocaine, heroin, ecstasy, or weed: it all translates to money. And lots of it.



With the huge amount of money come power and…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 23, 2020 at 6:51am — No Comments

The Black Hand and Glass Eye: Mexican cartel sicario Jose Martinez shares stories (video)

By Christian Cipollini for Gangsters Inc.

Early in 2018, I was contacted by a colleague on behalf of an incarcerated man by the name of José Manuel Martinez. My colleague explained that Mr. Martinez, a convicted killer, was interested in telling his story, and…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 23, 2020 at 6:30am — No Comments

The Truth Behind Movie Classic Casino

By David Amoruso

Hollywood loves gangsters. Not because film makers condone their crimes, but because their stories make them lots of money. It’s difficult to name any other genre that has so many titles based on a true story. Yet, despite this label, the true story often gets twisted to fit the silver screen. That is why Gangsters Inc. shares its knowledge of the…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 21, 2020 at 5:15am — No Comments

Former Mafia hitman Frank Cullotta dies at 81 – Story was immortalized in Martin Scorsese’s epic Casino

By David Amoruso for Gangsters Inc.

Frank Cullotta, once one of the most feared men in Las Vegas, passed away on Thursday. He was 81. As the right-hand of Anthony Spilotro, the mobster who oversaw the…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 21, 2020 at 4:52am — No Comments

WATCH | Chicago mobster Frank Calabrese Jr.’s dad “would strangle you, cut your throat from ear to ear”

By David Amoruso for Gangsters Inc.

The decision to testify against his father was a life-changing one, former Chicago Outfit…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 17, 2020 at 6:30am — No Comments

Human Rights Watch: Extradite ex-paramilitary commander Salvatore Mancuso so he can testify

By Gangsters Inc. Editors

The Colombian government should urgently exhaust all legal avenues to secure the extradition of a former paramilitary commander, Salvatore Mancuso, from the United States, Human Rights Watch…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 16, 2020 at 4:13am — No Comments

The Colombo Crime Family

Estimate members: Between 75 and 85 (according to Jerry Capeci)

First Boss: Joseph Profaci…



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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 7, 2020 at 6:48am — No Comments

Colombo Mafia family soldier “The Mask” Difalco sentenced to 3 years in prison for racketeering

By David Amoruso for Gangsters Inc.

Colombo Mafia family soldier Vito “The Mask” Difalco (photo above) was sentenced to just over 3…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 7, 2020 at 6:46am — No Comments

Black Organized Crime: From Nicky Barnes & Frank Lucas to Crips & Bloods

United States

New York:

Stoned to Death - Profile of…
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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 1, 2020 at 9:45am — No Comments

Chicago Black Disciples bosses and members charged in federal drug and gun investigation

By Gangsters Inc. Editors

The alleged leader of the Black Disciples street gang in Chicago is among 23 individuals facing criminal charges as part of a federal investigation into drug and gun trafficking on the city’s South Side. 34-year-old Darnell…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 1, 2020 at 9:44am — No Comments

The Lucchese Crime Family

Estimate members: Between 120 and 130 (according to Jerry Capeci)

First Boss: Tom Gagliano

Primary activities: Narcotics, gambling, loan sharking, waste management, construction and extortion.

Boss:…

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Added by Gangsters Inc. on August 1, 2020 at 7:34am — No Comments

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