Colombo crime family

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Original photo of Brooklyn mobsters Larry Gallo and Albert "Kid Blast" Gallo. They are brothers of Crazy Joey Gallo. They were in the Gambino family and were at war with the Profaci's in Brooklyn in the 60's. This original photograph was taken outside the Supreme Court in Brooklyn. It was taken by Ira Rosenberg who was a staff photographer for the New York World -Telegram and Sun on October 25, 1965.

Original photo of Brooklyn mobsters Larry Gallo and Albert "Kid Blast" Gallo. They are brothers of Crazy Joey Gallo. They were in the Gambino family and were at war with the Profaci's in Brooklyn in the 60's. This original photograph was taken outside the Supreme Court in Brooklyn. It was taken by Ira Rosenberg who was a staff photographer for the New York World -Telegram and Sun on October 25, 1965.

Nicholas “Nicky” Rizzo (Born 1927) is a soldier in the Colombo Crime Family. According to mob expert Jerry Capeci, Rizzo is a feared and respected mobster in the Colombo Crime Family, who became a millionaire from legit and not so legit sources and enjoyed a lengthy career in the mob while staying out of the limelight. In addition to his thriving loanshark business, Rizzo has been a pretty successful venture capitalist over the years. He has owned a gas station, used car lot, a pizza parlor…

Nicholas “Nicky” Rizzo (Born 1927) is a soldier in the Colombo Crime Family. According to mob expert Jerry Capeci, Rizzo is a feared and respected mobster in the Colombo Crime Family, who became a millionaire from legit and not so legit sources and enjoyed a lengthy career in the mob while staying out of the limelight. In addition to his thriving loanshark business, Rizzo has been a pretty successful venture capitalist over the years. He has owned a gas station, used car lot, a pizza parlor…

Organized crime flow charts are displayed of the Colombo Crime Family, Persico Faction, which was presented into evidence at the trial of Roy Lindley DeVecchio October 15, 2007 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. DeVecchio, a former FBI agent, is accused of providing inside information to the Colombo crime family which helped them kill four people.

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André Kertész photograph: Place de la Concorde Paris, 1928

Exhibition: ‘André Kertész’ at Jeu de Paume, Paris

Exhibition dates: 28th September 2010 – 6th February 2011 Many thankx to Jeu de Paume for allowing me to publish the photographs in the posting. Please click on the photographs for a l…

Reputed New York gangster released from prison at age 100

Franzese has been in and out of prison for much of his adult life, having been granted parole by the U.S. Bureau of Prisons at least six times, Newsday...

Thomas 'Tommy Shots' Gioeli, The Colombo Crime Family // Street Boss.

Thomas 'Tommy Shots' Gioeli, The Colombo Crime Family // Street Boss.

Carmine Persico (left)

Carmine Persico (left)

1938, Antonio Colombo's corpse found in his Pontiac. His mistress Christina Oliveri was also murdered. Joseph Colombo's dad was an early Profaci soldier, mainly into extortion and robbery. Colombo associate and later turncoat, Joseph Cantalupo, claimed that his dick was cut off and shoved in his mouth. Reason for the double murder was messing with the wife of another mobster. Alleged murderer was Salvatore Musacchio aka Sally The Sheik.

1938, Antonio Colombo's corpse found in his Pontiac. His mistress Christina Oliveri was also murdered. Joseph Colombo's dad was an early Profaci soldier, mainly into extortion and robbery. Colombo associate and later turncoat, Joseph Cantalupo, claimed that his dick was cut off and shoved in his mouth. Reason for the double murder was messing with the wife of another mobster. Alleged murderer was Salvatore Musacchio aka Sally The Sheik.

Joseph (Joe D) DiGorga, a Colombo Crime Family associate and longtime ally of legendary Mobster John “Sonny” Franzese was sentenced in 2011 to 51 months in prison for shaking down the Hustler and Penthouse strip joints in midtown. The Hustler club was forced to hire DiGorga, 70, as a $2,000-a-month “consultant” under a 10-year-contract. Defense lawyer Raymond Colon said DiGorga had expertise hiring go-go dancers.

Joseph (Joe D) DiGorga, a Colombo Crime Family associate and longtime ally of legendary Mobster John “Sonny” Franzese was sentenced in 2011 to 51 months in prison for shaking down the Hustler and Penthouse strip joints in midtown. The Hustler club was forced to hire DiGorga, 70, as a $2,000-a-month “consultant” under a 10-year-contract. Defense lawyer Raymond Colon said DiGorga had expertise hiring go-go dancers.

Joe Gallo's mother is aided after fainting outside Guido Funeral home at the Funeral of her son

Joe Gallo's mother is aided after fainting outside Guido Funeral home...

Joe Gallo's mother is aided after fainting outside Guido Funeral home at the Funeral of her son

Joe Gallo's mother is aided after fainting outside Guido Funeral home...

Joe Gallo's mother is aided after fainting outside Guido Funeral home at the Funeral of her son

Colombo Boss's Grandson Nabbed (& Why Persico Opposed Lilo Hit)

Mob Boss's Grandson Nabbed (Plus Why Persico Opposed Lilo Hit)

Colombo crime family boss Carmine (The Snake) Persico's grandson recently underwent eye surgery, though he still seems to have vision pr...

Cops go over car believed to have belonged to Crazy Joe.

Cops go over car believed to have belonged to Crazy Joe.