Category: Mob Hits

The Open Case File On Cadillac Frank: Federal Prosecutor Claims Former N.E. Mob Boss Has Many More Hits Under Belt

At last week’s sentencing hearing in federal court where former New England mafia don Francis (Cadillac Frank) Salemme got saddled with a life prison term for ordering the murder of his business partner, Boston nightclub owner Stevie DiSarro, back in May 1993, U.S. Attorney and famous mob buster Fred Wyshak told Judge Allison Burroughs that the government suspected Salemme took part in
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“Maserati Rick” Met Brutal End To His Reign As Detroit Drug Boss, Bold Underworld Assassination Occurred 30 Yrs. Ago

Dapper Detroit drug don Richard (Maserati Rick) Carter was killed in maybe the most brazen gangland slaying in Motown’s storied underworld history 30 years ago this week. The suave, handsome and notoriously well-connected crime lord is best remembered for being buried in a $25,000 custom-made gold-plated Mercedes-Benz coffin. The 29-year old Carter was shot to
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West End Gang Leader “The Weasel” Lives Up To Nickname, Avoided Arrest In Pair Of ’90s Hits

In the years before he was imprisoned for drugs and a murder conspiracy, Montreal Irish mob boss Allan (The Weasel) Ross ordered a pair of gangland slayings he never faced justice for, according to Royal Mounted Canadian Police records: the 1990 Salvatore Luzi homicide and the 1991 murder of Ricky McGurnaghan. The man they called
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Mob Rat Bobby DeLuca Recruited To Role Of Informant By R.I. State Police In 2006, Not FBI In ’09

Former New England mafia captain Robert (Bobby the Cigar) DeLuca flipped in 2006 upon being released from a decade-long federal prison sentence, not 2009 as previously believed, according to a letter written by DeLuca himself to the court in a plea for leniency in his sentencing hearing this week and a report on the letter by a
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