12 Dead And Dozens Shot In Chicago Bloody Christmas Weekend
Chicago's citywide crime wave didn't slow down during the holiday weekend. City police investigated 27 shooting incidents this Christmas weekend, 12 of which...
Japan's Yakuza: Inside the syndicate
In 2011 a Belgian photographer was allowed entry into one of Japan’s Yakuza families. Over two years, he captured the lives of those living in the underworld...
Behind Japanese Mob: Dinner With Yakuza
The Japanese mafia, known globally as The Yakuza, is a funny beast. For example, they don’t hide themselves away from the prying eyes of law enforcement. In fact, you can usually look their local offi...
9 Shot After Gunfire Erupts At Brooklyn House Party
Thirteen people were injured during a barrage of gunfire at a backyard house party in Brooklyn early Sunday — one of four shooting incidents overnight, cops said. A group of unidentified men opened fi...
10 Things You Shouldn't Know About The Yakuza
10 Things You Shouldn't Know About The Yakuza One of the biggest crime syndicates in the world, just don't put any fingers on the line to find out 10 things ...
This May Be the Most Dangerous — and Most Costly — Photo In Japan
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will cost at least $5 billion, much of it in the form of lucrative construction contracts. And a single photo threatens to freeze out a powerful crime syndicate...
Everything You Think You Know About Gangs Is Wrong
“Blood in, blood out,” is the old, stereotypical street gang saying. Joining a gang is supposed to require an intense initiation, perhaps involving the commission of a crime to prove one’s loyalty. Le...
An Intimate Look Inside: YAKUZA
After months of painful negotiations, Belgian photographer Anton Kusters spent two years with one of Japan's most notorious Yakuza gangs. For those unfamiliar…
25 Notoriously Dangerous Gangs
With everything from street gangs to international crime syndicates be ready to meet 25 notoriously dangerous gangs
A Japanese woman is suing the country’s biggest crime boss for a refund of protection money – Quartz
Victims of organized crime don't typically think to sue the mafia, unless they're living Japan. Japan's organized crime syndicates, known as the yakuza, are fearsome organizations. With over 100,000 m...
Gang
A gang is a group of recurrently associating individuals or close friends or family with identifiable leadership and internal organization, identifying with or claiming control over territory in a com...
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Nazi Lowriders
The Nazi Lowriders or NLR or "The Ride" are a criminal organization primarily based in southern California, but also have small factions in rural and suburban Chicago, and it is believed to have sprea...
Kozakura-ikka
The Kozakura-ikka (小桜一家, Kozakura-ikka) is a yakuza organization based in Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan, with an estimated 100 active members. The Kozakura-ikka is the only designated boryokudan gr...
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Doan Outlaws
The Doan Outlaws were a notorious gang of brothers from a Quaker family most renowned for being British spies during the American Revolution.The Doans were Loyalists from a Quaker family of good stand...
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Red Scorpion
Red Scorpion is a 1988 film directed by Joseph Zito starring Dolph Lundgren.
The plot centers on Lundgren's character Nikolai Petrovitch Radchenko, a Soviet Spetsnaz operative who is sent to an A...
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Yamano-kai
The Third Yamano-kai (山野会, Sandaime Yamano-kai) was a yakuza group based in Kumamoto, Kyushu, Japan. It was a secondary organization of the Kumamoto-rengo (熊本連合).Founded by Yoshiaki Yamano in ...
Zakhar Kalashov
Zakhar Kniazevich Kalashov (Georgian: ზაქარია კალაშოვი) is a Russian mafia boss, notorious gangster and thief in law, who is widely believed to be one of the most prominent members of the Russian-...
Bitch Wars
The Bitch Wars or Suka Wars (Russian: Сучьи войны Suchyi voyny or in singular: Сучья война Suchya voyna) occurred within the Soviet labor camp system between 1945 and around the death of Joseph St...
Susumu Kajiyama
Susumu Kajiyama (梶山 進, Kajiyama Susumu, born around 1950) is a retired yakuza best known for his arrest in 2003, who was dubbed the "loan shark king". He has been introduced as a senior member...
Vyacheslav Ivankov
Vyacheslav Kirillovich Ivankov (Russian: Вячесла́в Кири́ллович Иванько́в) (January 2, 1940 - October 9, 2009) was a notorious member of the Russian Mafia who was believed to have connections with ...
Evsei Agron
Evsei Agron (died May 1985) was a thief in law (Vor v zakone) and boss of New York City's Russian Mafia during the 1970s and '80s. Born in Leningrad, Agron immigrated to the United States under the Ja...
Kamchy Kolbayev
Kamchy Asanbekovich Kolbayev is an alleged crime boss in Kyrgyzstan. Crimes he has been linked to include murder, drug trafficking, and extortion. The US State Department in 2007 said he was "consider...
Fresno Bulldogs
The Fresno Bulldogs, also known by the abbreviations F-14 FBD, 624 and BDS, are a primarily Mexican American criminal street gang located in Fresno, California. They are considered to be one of the la...
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Chechen mafia
The Chechen mafia (Chechen: Нохчийн мафи; Russian: Чеченская мафия, Chechenskaya mafiya) is one of the largest ethnic organized crime groups operating in the former Soviet Union next to estab...
Public Enemy No. 1
Public Enemy No. 1 may refer to:
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