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Organized Crime

James "Whitey" Bulger (Courtesy US Marshals Service)

“One Of The Most Vicious, Violent And Calculating Criminals…”

A prosecutor called reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger “one of the most vicious, violent and calculating criminals ever to walk the streets of Boston” as he urged a jury Monday to convict Bulger of charges that include 19 killings committed during the 1970s and ’80s.

08/05/2013

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Prosecutors Say Man Impersonated Mob Enforcer To Extort Money

Federal prosecutors say a Norwalk man extorted more than $200,000 from a small business owner by impersonating organized crime figures.

08/02/2013