Italian mafia boss nabbed in mountain hideout after two decades on the run
Ernesto Fazzalari, a leader of the powerful 'Ndrangheta organization, was captured in the mountainous Calabria region in Italy's south.
Italian Mafia Initiation Ceremony Caught on Video by Police for the First Time
Italian authorities released the video while announcing that alleged gangsters affiliated with the 'Ndrangheta across northern Italy were arrested and charged with various crimes.
Crimine-Infinito: The Complex Structure of the Calabrian Mob
Long considered a "horizontal Mafia," or a simple confederation of clans, the 'Ndrangheta was shown to have a secret hierarchical structure with a central leader, exactly like the better-known Cosa Nostra.