New police team in the Netherlands to counter Italian Mafia after publication of the Cerca Trova report

  The Hague (the Netherlands). At the end of March, 2017, the Dutch Public Prosecution Service, national police and tax authorities released the report “Cerca Trova” (or “seek and you shall find”), to analyse the criminal activities of the Italian Mafia in the Netherlands. They concluded that the Mafia in the Netherlands was mainly involved Read more about New police team in the Netherlands to counter Italian Mafia after publication of the Cerca Trova report[…]

Thirty-three-year-old Italian and girlfriend killed in Toronto: the shadow of the ‘ndrangheta hangs over the homicide

  A double homicide in Toronto, where a 33-year-old Italian, Cosimo Commisso, has been killed by gun shots together with his girlfriend Chantelle Almeida, who was 26 years old. The shadow of organized crime hangs over the ambush and the names of the  ‘ndrangheta gangs are echoing. The two were killed while travelling with an Read more about Thirty-three-year-old Italian and girlfriend killed in Toronto: the shadow of the ‘ndrangheta hangs over the homicide[…]

Prosecutor: UK is Not Fighting Russian Organized Crime at All

The European prosecutor who has been commended for taking down the Russian Mafia in Spain says Britain’s contribution to fighting Russian crime groups is “less than negative,” the Independent reported Saturday. Jose Grinda (From C-Span)Spanish prosecutor Jose Grinda told The American Interest that there are links between UK politicians and oligarchs and that the country Read more about Prosecutor: UK is Not Fighting Russian Organized Crime at All[…]

The alleged leader of the Georgian mafia at the heart of a mega trial

At the arrest house of Baumettes, where he was extracted last week to appear at the maximum trial of the Georgian mafia – 34 defendants tried until Friday in Nancy – Kakhaber Shushanashvili, aka “Kakha”, is seen as a ghost. For his fellow inmates ​​in Marseille, this alleged godfather has an unpronounceable name and his Read more about The alleged leader of the Georgian mafia at the heart of a mega trial[…]