John Gotti has been targeted for assassination due to internal family strife and unhappiness over his rule and personal demeanor. “One thing mob bosses don’t like is scrutiny and notoriety” (Mustain 45). “In 1966 one could find Gotti hijacking trucks at the JFK airport for the Gambino family” (Earnest 1). John Gotti is known for all of the racketeering, hijacking, and killing that he committed . Gotti was so well known that when his son went to see him and talk to him, two FBI agents literally said they were not gonna leave the room.
William Tweed was best known as “Boss Tweed”. He was best known for his sneaky ways and his sneaky ways which helped him find his way into jail. He served some time in jail and even died there. He was an American Politician and with his “Tweed Ring” associates started to financially drain New York City by wrongly taking large amounts of money. Tweed was born the Southeastern part of New York City in 1823.
Al Capone’s crime boss “ Torrio” was the one who had mainly influenced Al Capone into the life of crime in the city of chicago and had “Torrio taught Capone the importance of maintaining a respectable front while running a racketeering business” (History) , After some time Torrio had made Al Capone his second, his “right-hand man”. Al Capone had done many different crimes around the city of chicago with had made his name more popular and notorious around the city, mostly including bootlegging, prostitution and gambling. Al Capone was very much aware of gang war over territories in chicago, so he would often negotiate with rival gangs for territory. Later on one day his boss Torrio was returning back from a shopping trip from the market and was ambushed and had got shot several times. Soon after that Torrio was frightened and worried about another assassination attempt on his life would happen again, so he had made Al Capone the boss of the gang and had put Capone in control of the operations, while he had fled Chicago and went off to live his life somewhere else.
The city of Las Vegas has changed rapidly from becoming a beautiful city to a violent place to live in. The city has seemed a rise in homicides as well in the last few years. The strong presences of these gangs are taking innocent lives and making the community a harder place to raise a family in. Many of the gangs in Vegas account for most the drug trade, as well as the staggering homicide rate. The gang problem is not only a problem in Las Vegas, but it is all over the world.
Fitzgerald subtly weaves themes of organized crime throughout the novel through Gatsby’s questionable fortune as well as through the mysterious figure Meyer Wolfshiem. Furthermore, the world of organized crime was a theme that was consult brought up throughout the 1920s into the 30s. This is due to the fact that at every party held by anyone wealthy, there was alcohol there, which is in clear violation of the 18th amendment. This much can be proven in the quote: “Chicago had more than 7,000 drinking parlors, or speak-easies, so named because patrons had to whisper code-words to enter. Physicians nationwide dispensed prescriptions for medicinal alcohol, while pharmacies applied for liquor licenses.
“The Most Dangerous Gang in America” gives two great examples of Mara Salvatruchas use of brutality. “gang members armed with machetes hacked away at a member of the South Side Locos, slicing off some of his fingers.”, “a member of the 18th Street gang was pumped full of .38-caliber bullets.” (Campo-Flores) But MS-13 is not just brutalizing other gangs, innocent people are getting hurt too. In the documentary World’s Most Dangerous Gang it shows this first handily. In Houston, Texas members beat a teenage boy to death with sticks and stone. Another occasion where MS-13 brutalized an innocent victim was in Boston, Massachusetts.
Pablo escobar was born on December the 1, 1949 Pablo was born at Rionegro, Colombia, as a teenager on the streets of medellin he began as a criminal career by stealing gravestones and made them sanding for resale to smugglers. Pablo was notarious Colombia drug lord who at his career by supplying 80% of the cocaine into the United States. He was known as the king of cocaine, he was the biggest criminal in the history. I think Pablo escobar was a really bad person from killing innocent people in front of their family, and he was know for crossing drugs over the border, also Escobar was involved in many criminal activities with Oscar Bernal, running street scams, selling cigarettes and fake lottery tickets, and stealing cars when he was young Pablo made $100,000 by kidnapping and ransoming that led him in the drug world.
Al Capone Al Capone, a mob boss. In 1920s the mob was at its peak. The mob made alcohol, had prostitutes and gambled during the prohibition. The prohibition was when the 18th amendment was passed, the 18th amendment banned alcohol in the United States. Capone was one of the more well known mob bosses.
The outcome of the Immigration conflict was a restriction on immigration into the U.S. and racial tensions rose against immigrants. Prohibition and Immigration conflicts in the 1920’s were linked. The Italian mafia was under attack and a lot of its members fled to the U.S.. They organized the crime in the U.S. and created the mob. The mob made most of it 's money off of running speakeasies and bootlegging liquor.
My 1920’s mobster setting for Macbeth is based on my interest in the time period and the mobsters that ruled the cities and applies to the theme of power and control that is portrayed in Macbeth. In this version Macbeth is similar to Al Capone. He rises to be the most powerful mobster in control of the city and all its inhabitants and eventually becomes corrupted and gets caught and thrown into jail. He spends his time in jail focusing on his loss of power and drives himself insane convincing himself that he’s still who he once was. The 1920’s mobster theme creates a sort of eerie a mysterious mood for the play.
Who are the cartels?The cartels are organization you don 't want to mess with.These type of gangs are nothing to take lightly.If you mess with these groups they will find you and do something to you that you might regret messing with them.The top three cartels are The Sinaloa cartel, The Juarez cartel, The Tijuana cartel and are the most dangerous groups out there. The cartels were started when Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo was arrested for murder a DEA Agent in 1989.Later more cartels were formed like the Tijuana Cartel, the Juarez Cartel, and the Sinaloa Cartel.The Sinaloa cartel are groups that drug traffic ,money laundering ,and organized crime syndicate.They were established in 1980’s also were based on the city Culiacan, Sinaloa.The leader
Incidentally, large cities were the main location for organized gangs. Although there were over half a dozen powerful gangs in New York, Chicago was the capital of the racketeers, including Johnny Torrio, “Bugs” Moran, the Gennas, and the O’Banions (Addiction History 4). The most powerful and infamous bootlegger, by far, was Al Capone, operating out of Chicago. One of the most gruesome and remembered gangland murders of all time occurred on Valentine’s Day, 1929. Because of business differences, Capone ordered hit man Jack McGurn plot the murder of Bugs Moran and the O’Banion/Weiss gang, which Moran had recently taken control of.
Attorney General for prohibition enforcement. she wrote this document about how congressmen and senators were being alcoholics. She was upset that the men who wrote the volstead act, an act against alcohol, were too bootleggers. In document D it says “Bootleggers infest the halls and corridors of the congress and ply their trade there.” During prohibition homicide rates took a great rise. document B shows that prohibition caused more people to kill, most likely to get the alcohol they couldn 't live without.
Siegel was also a hitman for the mob. Lansky would hire Siegel out to other crime families. They together formed a mob of their own called The Bugs and Meyer Mob. Lansky and Bugsy handled the contracts with various bootleg gangs in New York and