The Highs And Lows Of The Cocaine Cops

East New York during the late 1980s was one of the deadliest places in the country. Plagued by drugs and violence, homicides averaged 3,500 per year. At the age of 20, Ken Eurell became a police officer assigned to the …

Where Is Maddie McCann? 10 years today

Today marks a sombre milestone in the Madeleine McCann case. It has been a full decade since the three-year-old was reported missing from the holiday appartment where she, her twin siblings and her parents Kate and Gerry were staying, in Paria De Luz, Portugal. …

Southie Tales: How Whitey Bulger played both sides… and lost

The world of federal gangland informants is a shadowy one. Criminals play both sides of the fence in a twisted game of self indulgence, often pleasing both their law enforcement handlers and cohorts in the streets in a double-agent role. …

August Del Gracio: The Mobster and the Mind Control Experiment

A cop, a psychiatrist and a gangster walk into a bar… Okay, not exactly the scenario, and there’s no punchline either but what happened in 1943 between three such characters is the stuff of vivid fictional espionage stories, yet in …