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    GANGSTERS

    Taking Out The Trash: The Hunt For The Killer Of A Union Boss Who Took On The Mob's Garbage Collection Racket

    A union boss, John Acropolis, in New York challenged the mob's control of garbage collection. But he was murdered and his case is now cold and unsolved.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    GANGSTERS

    The probation-era St. Valentine's Day Massacre changed the perception of the mob. But, it also remains unsolved.

    The St. Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago left seven gang members dead. But, it also pushed mob boss Al Capone into the spotlight. Technically, the case is unsolved.
    By Todd Betzold
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    WHAT TO WATCH & LISTEN TO

    EXCLUSIVE: sons of Chicago mob’s murder victim speak out In REELZ crime documentary

    A new documentary from REELZ hears from the victims of a Chicago mob murder. The victim was a businessman who was shot and killed in 1974 in daylight.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • mobster killed hitman hit murder shooting
    GANGSTERS

    Killed in public: These are some of the most brazen mob hits in history

    Here are the stories of some of the most brazen mob hits in history. They include the public killings of bosses, gang members and rival mobsters.
    By Taneia Surles
  • hitman mob killing murder dead famous fpd
    GANGSTERS

    Watch your surroundings: Here are the stories of famous hitmen and the killings they committed

    Here are the stories of famous hitmen, the people who were murdered and their punishment handed down. For some, they were killing for the mob or gangs.
    By Taneia Surles
  • japan
    GANGSTERS

    He was the head of one of the world's most notorious mafia groups. Now, he wastes away on death row.

    The head of one of Japan's mafia syndicates now sits on death row for his role in a string of killings. A deputy was also sentenced to life in prison for the crimes.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • whitey bulger pp
    GANGSTERS

    Corruption and brutality: here's how Whitey Bulger's reign of terror in the mob lasted for decades

    White Bulger worked as both an FBI informant and the head of the mob in the Boston area. He escaped prosecution for decades thanks to his ties - but it didn't last forever.
    By Michael East
  • mob sammy bull nickname gang
    GANGSTERS

    A juvenile fight leads to a moniker for life: How Sammy 'The Bull' got his nickname

    Sammy "The Bull" Gravano is a famous mobster who was known for killing and ties to John Gotti. But, do you know the story about how he got his nickname?
    By Jason Collins
  • italy
    GANGSTERS

    He might have killed hundreds for the Italian mob, but here's why he was released from prison last month.

    A man who might have committed hundreds of murders for the mob in Italy was released from prison after helping the government. The decision led to an outcry among citizens.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • john gotti mafia new york mob case fpd
    GANGSTERS

    The rise and fall of John Gotti part 2: The Teflon Don can't escape the law forever

    John Gotti was a famous mobster in New York City, perhaps the most famous mafia member. Here is the story of his rise and fall in the world of organized crime.
    By Michael East
  • woman mobster gang killing drugs
    GANGSTERS

    Not just a man's world: The story of the some of the most famous female mobsters

    While men might get the majority of mob notoriety, it's not just one gender involved in organized crime. Here are the stories of women who ran gang empires.
    By Taneia Surles
  • john gotti mob new york mafia case fpd
    GANGSTERS

    The rise and fall of John Gotti part 1: Going from the boy in the Bronx to mafia Godfather

    John Gotti was a famous mobster in New York City, perhaps the most famous mafia member. Here is the story of his rise and fall in the world of organized crime.
    By Michael East
  • real life gangsters film counterparts pp
    GANGSTERS

    Life imitates art: here are some famous mobsters who inspired famous characters in movies and TV

    We have all seen famous movies and TV shows featuring larger-than-life characters. But, did you know they are often inspired by real people?
    By Taneia Surles
  • jimmy hoffa how the mob hid his corpse and how it might be found r
    FEATURES

    10 takeaways from bombshell new report on efforts to solve ‘Holy Grail’ of FBI cases — where is Jimmy Hoffa?

    Jimmy Hoffa's kidnapping and likely murder might be the most investigated case of all time. A new report from RadarOnline.com reveals new details on the efforts to find his remains in Michigan, New Jersey and Canada.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • cooking
    GANGSTERS

    Notorious fugitive mobster nabbed by Italian police after he hosts a YouTube cooking show

    A fugitive mobster was on a YouTube cooking show, Italian police, which helped lead to his arrest. He was one of two fugitives gangsters recently caught.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • mystery person gave torture orders on texas candidate fpd
    NEWS

    ON THE HUNT: WHO WAS THE MYSTERY PERSON HEARD ‘GIVING ORDERS’ IN TORTURE CASE OF FORMER TEXAS SENATE CANDIDATE?

    A Republican candidate for the Texas Senate was kidnapped and tortured by a group, police say. But, the victim claims a fourth person was giving orders.
    By Jim Vassallo
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