It is tough to be in the organized crime business in Japan. The latest figures provided by the National Police Agency NPA show that core membership of the 21 largest yakuza groups has fallen steadily in the last three years, but the decline was more marked in
The authors claim that Lyndon Baines Johnson was a man of great ambition and enormous greed. In their fascinating book, Roger Stone and Mike Colipietro assert that LBJ used his personal connections in Texas, from the underworld and from the government to seize power by conspiring to murder President John F.
Unbeaten is the story of Rocky Marciano, a remarkable champion who accomplished a feat that eluded legendary heavyweight champions like Joe Louis, Jack Dempsey, Muhammad Ali, and Mike Tyson: Rocky never lost a professional fight. His record was a perfect Rocky had to overcome injury, doubt, and the schemes of corrupt promoters to achieve greatness.
As the champ, he came to know presidents and movie stars — and the organized crime figures who dominated the sport, much to his growing disgust.
Clark has just published the monumental and comprehensive two-volume UFO Encyclopedia, third edition, which covers the UFO phenomena in all its aspects. Some of the questions we will answer: Has there been a cover up the UFO phenomena?
Should suspected alien abductions be covered by the authorities as criminal events? Are there aliens among us with bad intentions? Jerry Clark and host Ron Chepesiuk have been close friends since their college days, so this show be interesting.
Room for Rent tells the fascinating story of con man and killer, James Francis Smith, the s version of a Craigslist Killer, who preyed on older women offering rooms for rent. His elaborate con would cheat women out of money, but those who lost only money were the lucky ones.
Others would lose their lives When Baltimore public defender Anton J. Dougan was running a website that had been critical of the sheriff of Palm Beach County, Florida, when, on March 14,he fled after his home was raided by law enforcement authorities.
Dougan said that, after the raid on his home, the FBI was following him and his family, so he decided to flee the country. He wore various disguises and snuck into Canada to avoid U. Customs, which he suspected had him on a no-fly list.
Dougan then took a flight from Toronto to Istanbul, and boarded another flight to his final destination, Moscow, Russia.
The boo is described as a feminist saga of true crime and justice. It is the riveting story of a high-stakes battle pitting a brilliant, driven woman fighting to save the nation against ruthless Mafiosi fighting for their existence. Caught in the middle are three women fighting for their children and their lives.
Not all will survive. Mark Hewitt discusses his new book, Exposed: The author chronicles a remarkable story. After surviving the horrors of the Holocaust — in ghettos, on death marches, and in concentration camps — a young couple seeks refuge in Canada.
They settle into a new life, certain that the terrors of their past are behind them. They build themselves a cozy little cottage on a lake in Muskoka, a cottage that becomes emblematic of their victory over the Nazis. The charming retreat is a safe haven, a refuge from haunted memories. That is, until a single act of unspeakable violence defiles their sanctuary.
Poking around the dark crawl space beneath their cottage, they discover a wooden crate, nailed tightly shut and almost hidden from view.The Justice Department is launching a bold 21st Century attack to combat what Attorney General Michael Mukasey calls the "growing threat" that international organized crime is posing to "U.S.
InSight Crime is a foundation dedicated to the study of the principal threat to national and citizen security in Latin America and the Caribbean. CRIME BEAT: ISSUES, CONTROVERSIES AND PERSONALITIES FROM THE DARK SIDE on ArtistFirst Radio Network is pleased to announce its forthcoming schedule for October 4, , through November 29, “A well-researched, in-depth look at the history of organized crime in Russia.
Students of crime and Russian history will find this book to be interesting and illuminating.”—Paul Davis, The Washington Times/5(4). Italy violated the human rights of the late Mafia “boss of bosses” Bernardo Provenzano during the final years of his life, according to a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR).
INSIDE THE DIXIE MAFIA Politics of Death. Preference: The following true story is a glimpse into my life from the years through October , a prelude to the in-depth book due out soon "Inside the Dixie Mafia".