True Crime

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

How Gangs Took Over Prisons


On a clear morning this past February, the inmates in the B Yard of Pelican Bay State Prison filed out of their cellblock a few at a time and let a cool, salty breeze blow across their bodies. Their home, the California prison system’s permanent address for its most hardened gangsters, is in Crescent City, on the edge of a redwood forest—about four miles from the Pacific Ocean in one direction and 20 miles from the Oregon border in the other. This is their yard time.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Nothing To Lose – Former Gang Member Turned Multimillionaire [Documentary]


Full length documentary by Ryan Blair, CEO of ViSalus, #1 New York Times Bestselling author of Nothing to Lose, Everything to Gain, a serial entrepreneur and self-made millionaire. #NTLdoc 1st Place Winner of Los Angeles Art-house Film Festival and best producer of the Beverly Hills Film Festival.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Feds Raid Downtown LA Fashion District In Drug Cartel Money Laundering Sweep


Federal authorities Wednesday arrested nine people and seized approximately $65 million in cash in a massive sweep of the Fashion District that targeted money laundering for Mexican drug cartels.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Incarcerated Scarfaces [Documentary]


Hard hitting documentary about life in the infamous Rikers Island and niggas catching buck 50′s on the regular. Features K.A.R’s Pistol Pete and Shea Davis aka Punch.

 

Monday, September 8th, 2014

GRiND Rated: The Rise and Fall of the Biggest Pot Dealer in New York City History


Jimmy Cournoyer’s ring shipped marijuana to New York City. During an investigation into the enterprise, authorities seized suitcases filled with cash, marijuana plants, bags of pot, and weapons, among other contraband.

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Peruvian Police Seize Largest Cocaine Haul in Country’s History


LIMA, PERU — Peruvian police displayed in a Lima airport police hangar on Monday what officials called the largest cocaine haul ever in the Andean nation, 7.7 metric tons (8.5 tons).

Monday, August 25th, 2014

Mafia from Calabria filmed in Godfather-style meeting in Switzerland


Police have arrested 18 members of a secret ‘Ndrangheta mafia cell operating in Frauenfeld, Switzerland, after their meeting was filmed in secret

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Cross-dressing Mafia Kingpin Arrested at Sicily Port


Italian police have arrested a fugitive mafia boss whose reputation for cross-dressing and writing eloquent notes to his son earned him the nickname ‘the poet boss’.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Revenge of the Green Dragons | Trailer


An action crime drama produced by Martin Scorsese that chronicles the underworld of Asian-American gang life in ’80s and ’90s New York City. A true immigrant story set against the vibrant backdrop of Flushing.

Monday, August 11th, 2014

China’s ‘Bath Salts’ Drug Lord


A graphic from the Department of Treasury shows drug kingpin Zhang Lei and his associates. Lei was one of main suppliers of synthetic drugs in the United States and Europe.