Tag Archives: Italian Mafia

CRIME FIGHTING MODELS FOR COMBAT AGAINST ORGANISED CRIME AND TERRORISM – UK AND ITALY

March 24 2004 There are different models of intelligence activities and repression used against organised crime in Europe, some of them having been an example for specialised structures of crime control in the region of Southeast Europe. Probably the most … Continue reading

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DANGER! YOU ARE ENTERING THE UK’S GANGLAND

Monday 21 August 1995 – An assassin sips tea in a south London cafe before stepping up behind two men and firing a handgun into the back of their heads. A Chinese restaurant-owner in Glasgow struggles to open the door … Continue reading

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DRUG KING DEPORTED – Monday July 8 2013

– A drug trafficker believed to be the biggest cocaine smuggler in the world has been deported to Italy from Colombia after being arrested in a Bogota shopping mall with fake Venezuelan papers. Referred to by Colombian authorities as the … Continue reading

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GANGLAND THREAT – Monday June 17 2013

– A man arrested over his links to an alleged commercial drug trafficking operation has been refused bail because of fears of another gangland war. Magistrate Peter Reardon refused to release a 41-year-old man on bail a day after he … Continue reading

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FAMILY DEATH PUZZLES – Wednesday March 27 2013

– Two of the most unusual unsolved murders on Victoria Police Homicide Squad books are those of Vincenzo and Alfonso Muratore. What is unusual is that the father and son were murdered in similar circumstances 28 years apart. Both died … Continue reading

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