Kevin Weeks (born March 21, 1956) is a former mobster and a longtime friend and confidant to James J. Bulger, the infamous boss of the Winter Hill Gang, a crime family based out of the Winter Hill neighborhood in Somerville, Massachusetts. After his arrest and imprisonment in 1999, he became a cooperating witness. His testimony is viewed as responsible for the convictions of FBI agent John Connolly and mobster Stephen Flemmi. Since his release from prison, he has written the bestselling true…

Kevin Weeks (born March is a former mobster and a longtime friend and confidant to James J. Bulger, the infamous boss of the Winter Hill Gang, a crime family based out of the Winter Hill neighborhood in Somerville, Massachusetts.

Impact Statement : A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the Fbi

Impact Statement : A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the Fbi

Stephen Flemmi, Fight For

Stephen Joseph "The Rifleman" Flemmi is an Italian-American mobster and close associate to James J. Bulger.  He started out being an informant for the FBI but he proved to be a relations nightmare for the Feds.  For this reason he was prosecuted under the Racketeer and Corrupt Organizations Act and sentenced to a long term of incarceration.

Stephen 'The Rifleman' FlemmiWith the help of tips from Bulger and his partner, Stephen Flemmi, the FBI began dismantling the Irish mob's chief rivals, the Italian Mafia, paving the way for Bulger's ascendancy

Impact Statement : A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the Fbi

Impact Statement : A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the Fbi

Stephen Flemmi, Fight For

Impact Statement: A Family's Fight for Justice against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the FBI

Impact statement : a family's fight for justice against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the FBI / Bob Halloran.

Impact Statement: A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the FBI

Impact Statement: A Family's Fight for Justice Against Whitey Bulger, Stephen Flemmi, and the FBI

Vincent Flemmi, also known as "Jimmy The Bear," was an Italian-American mobster who freelanced for the Winter Hill Gang and the Patriarca crime family. He was also a longtime informant for the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He was also the brother of government informant Stephen Flemmi.

Vincent Flemmi, also known as "Jimmy The Bear," was an Italian-American mobster…

Stephen “The Rifleman” Flemmi (State Police Surveillance Photo).

State Police — How Whitey Bulger Beat Their Surveillance

Edward Connors, an alleged victim of a fatal shooting by Whitey Bulger and Stephen Flemmi, slumped in a Dorchester phone booth in 1975. (AP Photo/File)

Hit Men, G-Men, Crooks And Victims: Who's Who At Bulger Trial

Edward Connors, an alleged victim of a fatal shooting by Whitey Bulger and Stephen Flemmi, slumped in a Dorchester phone booth in (AP Photo/File)

Roger Wheeler was a oklahoma businessman who was murdered by Whitey Bulger & Stephen Flemmi.

Roger Wheeler was a oklahoma businessman who was murdered by Whitey Bulger & Stephen Flemmi.

Whitey Bulger With Colleagues Stephen Flemmi and Kevin Weeks On Castle Island in South Boston — DEA photo by Special Agent Mike Swidwinski.

Whitey Bulger, brother of politician Billy Bulger, put the fright into Boston Mayor Kevin White in 1974 during school desegregation in South Boston.

Henry Tameleo, a former underboss of the Patriarca crime family, is escorted by FBI agent H. Paul Rico, left, and his partner, Dennis Condon, right. Rico recruited Stephen Flemmi as an FBI informant in the 1960s and was later indicted for helping James "Whitey" Bulger, Flemmi and others in their Winter Hill gang assassinate the owner of World Jai Alai. Tameleo was one of four men Rico framed in the 1960s; he died in prison before the four men were exonerated

H. Paul Rico, Henry Tameleo and Dennis Condon

Richard Joseph Schneiderhan (born 1934) is a former Massachusetts State Police Lieutenant in the Attorney General's Organized Crime Unit. He was convicted of conspiracy and obstruction of justice stemming from his relationship with gangster Stephen Flemmi and the Winter Hill Gang. Schneiderhan had warned an associate of fugitive mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger that Bulger's brothers' phones were being monitored by the FBI.

Richard Joseph Schneiderhan (born 1934) is a former Massachusetts State Police Lieutenant in the Attorney General's Organized Crime Unit. He was convicted of conspiracy and obstruction of justice stemming from his relationship with gangster Stephen Flemmi and the Winter Hill Gang. Schneiderhan had warned an associate of fugitive mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger that Bulger's brothers' phones were being monitored by the FBI.

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