Category: Mafia

Nothing But A G Thing: Latin Kings Power Pleads Guilty In Operation Throne Down Case

July 3, 2020 — The No. 2 co-defendant in the feds’ Operation Throne Down, targeting the east coast leadership of the Latin Kings gang, pleaded guilty to drug and racketeering charges this week. Jorge (King G) Rodriguez, lives in New Bedford, Massachusetts and is the region’s “Inca,” or “underboss.” Rodriguez entered his plea in federal
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Operation DramEx: Cadillac Frank’s West Coast Expansion Plan Resulted In FBI Sting

June 27, 2020 – Resting at the center of New England mafia don Francis (Cadillac Frank) Salemme’s mandate as a freshly-minted Godfather was expansion. Salemme took power in the Patriarca crime family 30 years ago and sent his son, wildcard mob aspirant Francis (Frankie Boy) Salemme, Jr. and several other lieutenants to the west coast
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Gangster Health Plan Never Kicked In As Promised For Cadillac Frank, Led To Fallout In Patriarca Family

June 26, 2020 – Tensions began to rise between New England mob figures Francis (Cadillac Frank) Salemme and Raymond (Ray Rubber Lips) Patriarca, Jr. after Salemme survived an assassination attempt in the late 1980s and Patriarca, Jr. failed to follow through on a promise to pick up the tab for his hospital stay, per FBI
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Imprisoned Chicago Mob Chief Looks To Lady Luck, Jimmy Marcello Throws Hail Mary In Re-Sentencing Bid

June 25, 2020 — A little luck of the Irish wouldn’t hurt right about now for a Windy City mafia power hoping for a break and a possible re-sentencing on the horizon. Former Chicago mob boss James (Jimmy the Man) Marcello, half Irish on his mother’s side, has filed an appeal of his federal racketeering
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