Theories on the relationship between the Italian Mafia and "Massoneria."
American Mafia history 1868-1980s. Organized crime timeline, feature articles, biographies of mobsters and crimefighters, mugshots, book notes, web links, maps, bibliography.
Rick Porrello's information and links related to organized crime and the Mafia. Site includes feature articles, city-by-city reports, photographs, salute to "mob-busters," and a forum.
Publisher microsite relating to the book Cosa Nostra by historian John Dickie. Includes Sicilian Mafia timeline, interview with author, "Mafiaspeak" glossary.
Writer Thomas L. Jones looks at the New Orleans godfather who has been linked to the assassinations of John and Robert Kennedy.
Andrea Giovino's journey from organized crime to independence. A discussion of the mother-of-four's published memoir, some Giovino interviews, and a scrapbook.
Study of the organization's origin in Sicily, its expansion to the U.S. in the late 19th Century and the transatlantic relationship between the two branches.
Background information on the U.S. Mafia and its key members. Site also includes some crime-related current events. Interactive features for members include polls and forums.
Site provides a short background on the Mafia and biographies of famous mobsters. A chat room and polls are also featured.
History of New York Mafia, its enforcement arm Murder Inc. Reviews of organized crime movies.