La Cosa Nostra

New York News: VINCENT BRUNO, Organized Crime Associate Pleads Guilty To Attempted Murder

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that VINCENT BRUNO pled guilty today before United States Magistrate Judge Paul E. Davison to attempting to kill, and conspiring to kill, a Bronx man in 2012. In May 2017, BRUNO and 18 other members and associates … Continue reading New York News: VINCENT BRUNO, Organized Crime Associate Pleads Guilty To Attempted Murder

New York News: Brooklyn, Five Alleged Members and Associates of La Cosa Nostra Indicted for Racketeering and Related Charges

Defendants Operated Loansharking and Illegal Gambling Businesses in South Brooklyn Brooklyn, N.Y. – A 32-count indictment was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging two inducted members and two associates of the Colombo organized crime family (the “Colombo family”) with racketeering, including predicate acts of extortion, extortionate collection, money laundering and illegal gambling.  The … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn, Five Alleged Members and Associates of La Cosa Nostra Indicted for Racketeering and Related Charges

BOSTON | Ex-New England Mafia boss ‘Cadillac Frank’ guilty in slaying

BOSTON (AP) — An 84-year-old former New England Mafia boss was convicted Friday of killing a nightclub owner to keep him from ratting out the mobster to authorities in 1993, all but ensuring the once-feared and powerful gangster will die behind bars. Jurors found Francis “Cadillac Frank” Salemme guilty in Steven DiSarro’s slaying after four … Continue reading BOSTON | Ex-New England Mafia boss ‘Cadillac Frank’ guilty in slaying