Category: Drug Gangs

U.S. Rap Murder Index: MCs from Chicago, Dallas Gunned Down, Death-By-Gun Totals In Rap Game Still Rising

November 13, 2020 — The music world lost two more rappers this week to street violence, as Chicago’s King Von and Texas’ Mo3 were both gunned down in separate incidents five days apart. Sadly, the hip-hop industry in general has been plagued with violent and untimely deaths of rising and established young stars of the
CONTINUE READING

Latin Kings No. 2 Man Out East, “King G” Rodriguez, Gets 18-Year Prison Bid For Drugs & Racketeering

November 12, 2020 — United States District Court Judge Rya Zobel sentenced the Latin Kings’ east coast “underboss,” Jorge (King G) Rodriguez, to 18 years in prison last week. Rodriguez, 32, was the No. 2 defendant in 2019’s Operation Throne Down, a case filed out of Boston and responsible for the arrests of more than
CONTINUE READING

Picture-Perfect Ending: Canadian Underworld Chief “Picasso” Woolley Walks Free From Prison

November 11, 2020 — You could not have painted a better picture for one of Canada’s most notorious criminals. Montreal gangland leader Greg (Picasso) Woolley was paroled early from his drug case with strict conditions this week, walking out of prison eight months before he was scheduled to be because of the COVID-19 pandemic. On
CONTINUE READING

Harlem Homecoming: The Great Guy Fisher Returns To NYC, Fmr. Heroin Chief Receives Medical Pardon

October 31, 2020 – One-time New York drug don Guy Fisher got a ticket home from the federal government this week, let out of prison Wednesday on a medical pardon after 36 years behind bars on a drug and racketeering conviction from the early 1980s. The 73-year old Fisher led The Council, a syndicate of
CONTINUE READING