Posts Tagged ‘Organized Crime’

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Red Scorpion Leader Turns Crown Witness


Founding Red Scorpion gang leader Michael Le has turned into crown prosecution’s star witness. His testimony the past few days has implicated many of his gang mates. Le goes as far as admitting that he is a full member of the Triads and physically pointing out accused Surrey Six murders Matt Johnson and Cody Haevischer. It seems to be part of a his plea deal that he took in December of 2013.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Cop Says Rock Machine Colours Have Been Seen in BC


It seems that an arch rival of the notorious Hells Angels have been spotted throughout British Columbia and according to police may have their eyes on setting up shop. The Rock Machine was part of an all out war with the Hells Angels in Canada throughout the early 90s that left a pile of bodies behind which included an innocent boy. Tensions are high as the sightings of members sporting their Rock Machine colours may ignite major conflict.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Surrey Six Trial: Person Y Implicates Jamie Bacon & Dip Dhure for Murders


The Surrey Six Trial continued today and the courtroom heard the star witness known as “Person Y” being cross examined by the defense. The shocker of the trial was not revelations the witness made about the high profile murders that took the lives of four drug dealers and two innocent bystanders, but it was his admissions to his knowledge of other previously unsolved murders and shootings.

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Wiretaps Show Vito Rizzuto’s Influence


Wiretaps featuring conversations between Montreal’s top Mafia figures were played at the Charbonneau Commission Wednesday, revealing the influence Vito Rizzuto had on a major construction project.

 

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Top 10 Most Famous Drug Dealers of All Time


We all know something about famous rich business people but little about powerful drug lords in the world. They are very rich and very successful that anyone can wonder whether there is a good reason of fighting them. Here is the list of top 10 most famous drug dealers of all time.

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Star Witness Takes Stand at Surrey Six Trail


Convicted murderer and former Red Scorpion gangster who can only be named as Person Y due to a publication ban, made his debut on the stand at the Surrey Six trial this morning. He gave a detailed look of not only the Red Scorpions, but the gangland makeup of the lower mainland. The highly anticipated witness worked as an agent for the police and got some admissions about the murders by wearing a wire.

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Black Business: Modern Day Yakuza


Japan is famous for many things, such as technology, sushi, temples, geisha and amazing customer service. One side of Japan not often seen but living in plain sight are the people conducting in “Black Business”, the Yakuza. They’re not petty criminals confined to the streets, they’re international business men. Using knowledge, money, powers of persuasions and their influence in the government to help secure them lucrative international black business deals. From the filmmakers of Underground Hero: Love To Hate Me.

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman: The Rise and Fall of Mexico’s Drug Lord


It was nighttime in May of 1990, in the heyday of the cocaine boom across America. Twenty Mexican federal police officers and a handful of U.S. Customs agents, acting on a tip, descended on a stucco home on the edge of Agua Prieta, Mexico — a stone’s throw from Arizona. “Policia,” they yelled, guns drawn, before busting down the front door.

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Mobster Freed from Police Escort by Gunman


A manhunt was underway in Italy on Tuesday after a convicted criminal with links to the mafia was dramatically freed from custody by a gang firing pistols and an assault rifle.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Wolf Pack Gangster Targeted in Ontario


Ontario police have executed raids and arrest warrants to avoid a gang war in Ottawa, like what has taken place all over Metro Vancouver and Toronto. Authorities have dubbed the effort Project Anarchy that targeted alleged Wolf Pack leader Hisham (Terry) Alkhalil.