Crime

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

A second suspect wore a cat mask and third one wore a panda mask.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

FBI Agent Tied to Leak of Billy Walters Probe Did Same With Platinum Partners

Lawyer claims leaks could have contributed to the decline of Platinum's value, which is a key part of the prosecutors' case.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Online Sports Betting in Washington, Illegal as a Third Time DUI

Washington State is the only state where sports betting is considered a Class C felony, all in a sad effort to please the Tribal casino operators. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Attorney Who Tried to Kill Sports Handicapper to be Released From Prison

Philly Prince fears crazed neighbor might come after him again, believes he pulled fast one with judge

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/28/2017

Former Casino Dealer Charged With Theft

A former dealer is accused of bilking the casino out of an estimated $26,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Tweets by Trump Advisor Could be Used in Billy Walters Trial

Prosecutors claim a single tweet helped make Walters money back in 2013.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Artificial Intelligence Exposes Traders Who Used Poker Games to Make Illegal Trades

Artificial Intelligence Exposes Traders Who Used Poker Games to Make Illegal Trades

Following each poker night, there would be a spike in profit and loss statement

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

Attorney Who Failed to Kill Handicapper Now Looking for Hit Man to do Job

An attorney who was jailed after trying to kill a noted sports handicapper is now plotting the handicapper's death from behind bars

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Suspect Faces Four Charges, One for Murder

Rolando Cardenas, 55, faces murder and attempted murder charges after police say he opened fire on a double decker bus, killing one man and injuring another.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/27/2017

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

Las Vegas Strip Shooter Identified as 55-Year-Old Rolando Cardenas

A 55-year-old man has been identified as the lone shooter on the busy Las Vegas Strip Saturday night. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

Gunman in Fatal Vegas Strip Shooting Surrenders

Las Vegas police say the gunman in a fatal shooting on the Strip who barricaded himself inside a public bus has surrendered peacefull

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2017

One Dead in Vegas Strip Shooting

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting on the Las Vegas strip.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/25/2017

Fight Over Gambling Led Man to Run Over Wife Four Times

Prosecutors in Massachusetts say a man drove over his ex-wife four times in the driveway of their Quincy home, killing her, after they fought over his alleged gambling last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

FBI Hot on Heels of Online Gambling Operator: Fled to Asia

FBI Hot on Heels of Online Gambling Operator

13 others apprehended as part of investigation: Arrest warrent out in EU, USA

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2017

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

“I’m out. I won’t be called,” Mickelson said, without saying how he knows that.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Randy Rathbun told KWCH12 Wednesday some cases can take months to present to a grand jury.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Witness also testifies to stealing from a battered women's charity

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Gotti grandson already behind bars for eight years on drug charges

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

The former chairman of Dean Foods told jurors at a criminal trial Tuesday that he fed secrets about the company to a professional gambler for over seven years

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Almost completely forgotten is what happened to Trump’s tenants in Apartments 63A and B, reportedly just below the president’s three-story penthouse

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Suspect refused to obey orders according to police

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Walters is accused of profiting from inside tips he got from former Dean Foods chairman

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

A 53-year-old Flushing, Michigan woman has been charged with obstruction of justice and six counts of felony embezzlement.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Florida Drops Charges Against Attorney Accused of Leading Gambling Ring

Florida is dropping all charges against an attorney accused of leading a $300 million gambling ring that led to the 2013 resignation of Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

A lawyer who tried to kill a noted sports handicapper three times has been sentenced to prison, Gambling 911 can exclusively report.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

The Buffalo News features a story this weekend on whatever became of Western New York State’s crime families.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

Police say a 79-year-old Omaha woman embezzled more than $1.2 million from her employer and blew it gambling at casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2017

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Defendant sentenced to just under 15 months but most of that was already time served.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2017

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles Inside Casino

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles in Casino

Baby was left in running unlocked vehicle for over an hour

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2017

Fugitive Mobster Detained Following Facebook Posting

An Italian mobster wanted for nearly 20 years was put behind bars Saturday after being tracked down via Facebook.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/13/2017

Breaking News

One Less Day in February Results in Nevada Casino Revenue, Visitor Drop

One Less Day in February Results in Nevada Casino Revenue, Visitor Drop

With no February 2016 having one more day than this year, last month’s Nevada casino revenues fell.

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

Pig-Mask Bellagio Robbery Suspect Captured

A second suspect wore a cat mask and third one wore a panda mask.

Premier PPH Offers Online Bookie Tips To Attract More Players

Premier PPH Offers Online Bookie Tips To Attract More Players

More and more independent bookmakers are realizing that online casino brings in a lot of revenue