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Sicilian Mafia – Recruitment, Hierarchy and Structure

The Sicilian Mafia is of course an Italian problem, but it’s worth noting that of the estimated 4000 or so active members, around half ply their trade in the Palermo region.  Other areas of Italy have different mafia style organisations … Continue reading

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United States – Italian Mafia – Part Four

In our fourth article on the subject of the Italian mafia in the United States we will begin by explaining the organisational structure and then in Part Five we’ll move on to documenting some of the major families still influential … Continue reading

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