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#mobster

# mobster - Monday 3 August, 2015

Sicilian Mafia suspects caught after police crack 'sheep code'

“‘I’ve put the ricotta cheese aside for you”.

# mobster - Friday 24 January, 2014

Mobster (78) charged with 'Goodfellas' airport heist after being caught on a wire

Vincent Asaro was caught on tape complaining that he was cheated by Jimmy “The Gent” Burke, later portrayed by Robert DeNiro.

# mobster - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Column: I saw the pain and terror 'Whitey' Bulger created – he was no Robin Hood

Growing up just a few miles down the road from the Boston neighbourhood where gangster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger reigned, I saw through the lies that he protected residents from drugs and violence, writes Larry Donnelly.

# mobster - Monday 12 August, 2013

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders

The 83-year-old refused to take the stand in his own defence in what was one of the most dramatic criminal underworld trials in the US in recent years.

# mobster - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Trial begins of infamous mobster (and FBI informant) 'Whitey' Bulger

The 83-year-old faces 19 murder charges, as well as federal rackeeteering charges, over a decades-long career.

# mobster - Friday 1 February, 2013

Random theft ends with notorious mobster behind bars

One of Corsica’s most notorious mafiosi was apprehended after police caught someone trying to rob his car.

# mobster - Monday 10 October, 2011

Gangster 'Whitey' Bulger brought down... by former Miss Iceland

Ex-beauty queen Anna Bjornsdottir has pocketed a $2million reward for tipping off the FBI – after getting to know the mobster thanks to a stray cat.

# mobster - Friday 12 August, 2011

Girlfriend of Whitey Bulger indicted for helping him dodge authorities

Catherine Greig is charged with conspiracy to harbour and and conceal a fugitive. Bulger, and Irish American mobster, was caught in June after 16 years on the FBI’s Most Wanted list.

# mobster - Thursday 7 July, 2011

'Whitey' Bulger pleads not guilty - and denies being senile

A lawyer for the former FBI Most Wanted mobster, who’s accused of 19 murders, said he is still “very smart”.

# mobster - Thursday 23 June, 2011

'Most Wanted' Whitey Bulger captured in US

Notorious Irish-American gangster and girlfriend have been arrested in California – the Boston mob boss has been on the run for 16 years.