Category: Mafia

Roger Reid Was Putting For His Life: The K.C. Mob’s Golf Bet Hit

September 29, 2020 — With the television show Fargo kicking off it’s fourth season this fall diving into the Kansas City mafia and a fictional Fadda crime family, Gangster Report looks back on one of the real-life Civella crime family’s most compelling unsolved mob murders: The 1988 Roger Reid homicide. The 36-year old Reid was
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Civella Crime Family Chronicle: The Kansas City Mafia Murder Timeline (1970 – Present)

Kansas City’s Civella crime family wasn’t to be trifled with in its heyday. The boys from the Missouri mafia were unafraid of littering the streets with bodies and did so throughout much of the 1970s and early 1980s. The newly-premiered season of the FX television show Fargo explores a fictional storyline involving the K.C. Italian
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Mob Murder Helter Skelter Across The Border: The Great Canadian Mafia War Hit List (2005-Present)

Tremors of a pending mob revolution were felt in the mid-2000s, by the end of the decade, however, the underworld in Canada was in an all-out gangland shooting war that would reach biblical proportions in subsequent years. The conflict started in Montreal, Quebec surrounding unrest in the Rizzuto mob empire and eventually moved to Ontario,
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Power Struggle In Kansas City Mafia Could Have Resulted In Doc Dearborn Hit

September 25, 2020 – The 1985 murder of Kansas City’s Black mob boss James (Doc) Dearborn may have been tied to instability in the Italian mafia in the wake of the city’s longtime Godfather’s death, sources say. Comedian Chris Rock plays a character loosely based on Dearborn in the new season of the FX television
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