"Supergang" Chief Charged With Killing Federal InformantParis “Poleroski” Poe, 31, allegedly gunned down informant Keith Daniels, 27, in front of Daniels’ young son and girlfriend last year, just days after Daniels was unmasked as a federal informant.
Two More Charged In Operation Crew Cut Racketeering CaseTwo felons have joined five other defendants in a major racketeering case targeting an Outfit-connected crew accused of home invasions, armed robberies, burglaries, insurance fraud, prostitution, arson and a plot to murder a witness.
Gang Members Hit With Racketeering, Murder ChargesFederal prosecutors said the gang’s violent crimes are numerous, including allegations they regularly moved hundreds of pounds of illicit drugs and killed at least two people.
Members Of 'P-K' Street Crew Charged After Racketeering InvestigationFive people are facing Super Class X Felony charges following a nearly year-long racketeering investigation into the alleged misdeeds of a West Side organized crime street crew, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
East Chicago Man Wants Murder Conviction TossedAn East Chicago Imperial Gangsters member says his racketeering and murder conviction should be tossed partly because he thinks one of his jurors has ties to a rival gang.
East Chicago Gang Member Doesn't Want To Delay Murder TrialJuan Briseno was set to go on trial on April 7 on charges of racketeering, murdering six people and trying to murder four others. However, his attorneys filed a motion in January, asking to delay that trial until September.
Man Accused Of Six Murders Wants To Delay TrialAccording to a motion filed in U.S. District Court in Hammond, Ind., attorneys for Juan Briseno say they are still going through evidence turned over by federal attorneys and will not be ready to start by the scheduled trial date of April 7.
'Joey The Clown' Lombardo Claims 'Elder Abuse' In NC PrisonWisecracking Chicago Outfit killer Joseph “Joey the Clown” Lombardo claims he is being subjected to “elder abuse” as a result of being placed in solitary confinement last year in a North Carolina federal prison.
Latin Kings Leader Sentenced To 23 Years In PrisonBefore his sentence was handed down, Alexander Vargas, 35, expressed remorse for his actions with the Latin Kings.
Feds Announce Charges Against Gang MembersThe incoming U.S. attorney for Chicago faces increasing pressure to help make streets safer, rather than go after crooked politicians.
Man Pleads Guilty In Imperial Gangsters Racketeering Case Another East Chicago man pleaded guilty to taking part in the racketeering conspiracy by the Imperial Gangsters’ drug trafficking operation.
Reputed Mobster 'The Large Guy' Gets 25 YearsA federal judge in Chicago has sentenced a reputed mob boss to 25 years in prison.