Some high-end clients were quoted $8,400 for 14-hour appointments, prosecutors say.
Vincent "Chin" Gigante would often engage in bizarre behavior that ranged from chatting with parking meters to pissing on the street.
The man whose body was found Monday was allegedly a high-ranking member of the G Stone Crips.
Given the details we have so far, it's tempting to spin theories that sound like Sopranos plotlines.
In the 1980s, the budding real estate mogul had a soft spot for wise guys.
We spoke to the octogenarian photojournalist about her life behind the camera.
Orgies, beatings, and shifty-eyed teenage boys in tracksuits—my time waitressing at the Yangtze was a big, fat cliché.
Career Opportunities in Organized Crime is a mockumentary that follows the filming of a recruitment video for Baltimore's local Russian mafia. Shot using six GoPros, it's the world's first VR feature film.
The body of lawyer Joseph Acquaro was found behind his Melbourne gelato shop on Tuesday. For the "Honoured Society," Acquaro was just another casualty of their 90 year history.
Along with running Boston's Irish mob and eluding capture for years, Bulger was an FBI informant who allegedly snitched on his competitors. That made him an interesting arrival on my cell block.
We talked with Italian MP Claudio Fava, deputy president of the parliamentary Anti-Mafia Commission, about the link between organized crime and information.
In our new comic series What We Mean By Yesterday, artist Benjamin Marra shows us the darker side of junior high.
The recent deaths of two members of Italian mafia families has caught the attention of the media. But what's really going on in Canadian crime?
A billion-dollar international heroin scheme got dozens of mobsters arrested in the mid 80s. But did the 17-month trial actually do anything?
John "White Devil" Willis rose to the highest echelons of Boston's Chinese mafia. In 2011, he was arrested for a multi-million oxycodone ring. We talked to the author of an upcoming book on Willis about the criminal's life and crimes.
Giovanni Gambino made headlines just by issuing a press release saying the mob was ready to fight the Islamic State.
"Even John Gotti didn't get this much attention," 80-year-old Vincent Asaro joked after being acquitted of all charges.
In a new book by Scott M. Deitche called Cocktail Noir, the true crime writer explores the bonds between cocktails and organized crime.
A neighborhood now synonymous with youth, money, and cool used to be a stomping ground for New York gangsters.
"That fucking Jimmy kept everything," 80-year-old mobster VIncent Asaro says on a wire played in Brooklyn federal court Thursday, apparently referring to the gangster played by Robert De Niro in the Scorsese flick.
For nearly five hours on Wednesday, a jury in Brooklyn listened in to what life is like in the modern American Mafia.
"I was separating gold chains and watches and the diamonds and emeralds and rubies," Gaspare Valenti told the court of the spoils.
Vincent Asaro, an 80-year-old said to be a longtime member of the Bonanno crime family, is in court for his alleged role in the 1978 Lufthansa heist, which at the time was the largest cash theft in US history.
Gianfranco Franciosi spent six years helping the Italian police catch international drug traffickers. Now he's broke and scared for his life.