The American Mafia, often referred to in the United States as the Italian Mafia or
Italian Mob, .... When Italian immigrants started forming organized crime groups
in the United States, the American...
By the start of the 21st century, after hundreds of high-profile arrests over the
course of several decades, the Mafia appeared to be weakened in both countries
Italian mob movies undoubtedly have a certain allure. But, how much of it .... Vic
Orena. (Members of each faction started killing each other - "The Colombo War")
Photo by Library of Congress, Detroit Publishing Company Photograph
Collection. The History of the American Mob: A Chronology ...
The American Mafia started with "La Mano Nera" or the "The Black Hand",
extorting Italians (and other immigrants) around New York city. Black Hand
Crime ... Making of the Mob, is an eight-part docudrama that begins in 1905 and
... Follow the story of Al Capone, from his start in New York and his move to ...
Jan 21, 2011 ... Nearly 125 Mafia members were arrested in New York, New Jersey, and Rhode
Island on Thursday morning as part of what is being claimed ...
The mafia has controlled everything from the corner drug dealer to labor-union
leadership to high-level politicians. Learn all about how the Mafia is structured, ...
While much is published - both fact and fiction - regarding the Sicilian Mafia,
there is a great deal of misunderstanding about the historical origins of this form
Jan 21, 2011 ... Other than a few final strongholds, the mob has largely lost its control over
industry and politics in New York City.