Crime

Fake Online Stores Used to Disguise Online Gambling Payments

Fake Online Stores Used to Disguise Online Gambling Payments

Seven sites are said to be ruses for "transaction laundering"

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Court Reinstates Convicted Mobster's 40-Year Sentence

Court Reinstates Convicted Mobster's 40-Year Sentence

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that U.S. District Judge Edward Korman overstepped his authority when he reduced sentence

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

FBI Missed Rigged Jackpot in 2006 Before Lottery Scheme Grew

FBI Missed Rigged Jackpot in 2006 Before Lottery Scheme Grew

Investigators were suspicious in 2006 when they heard that a rural Texas judge was trying to exchange $450,000 in consecutively marked bills.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/19/2017

23 Bikers Indicted for Murder, Kidnapping After Slaying at Casino

23 Bikers Indicted Following Slaying at Casino

A federal grand jury in Las Vegas handed down indictments against 23 Vagos biker gang members and their associates years after eight suspects were charged with murder at a popular casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/18/2017

Feds Extends Deadline for Claims by Absolute Poker Victims

Feds Extends Deadline for Claims by Absolute Poker Victims

Those affected by the abrupt closure of Absolute Poker in 2011 have until September 7, 2017 to file a claim with the US Government for assistance to receive a to-be-determined portion of monies owed.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/16/2017

Mafia Hitman Joseph "Mad Dog" Sullivan Dies in Prison: Only Man to Escape Attica

Mafia Hitman Joseph "Mad Dog" Sullivan Dies in Prison: Only Man to Escape Attica

Joseph "Mad Dog" Sullivan has passed away from cancer at the age of 78.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/16/2017

Hackers Release Casino Customers Personal Information

Hackers Release Casino Customers Personal Information

Following the hacking of a casino one year ago, customer information has been released for the whole world to see.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/14/2017

Violent Gang Believed to Have Laundered Millions Through Illegal Gambling Biz

Violent Gang Believed to Have Laundered Millions Through Illegal Gambling Biz

The gang also engaged in drug trafficking, loan sharking, kidnappings, extortions and other violent acts.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/13/2017

Crown Casino Employees Detained in China Now Charged

Crown Casino Employees Detained in China Now Charged

Australian and Chinese casino employees detained in China in October have all been charged with promoting gambling, their Australian employer said Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/13/2017

Former Ref Who Fixed Games Suggests NBA Might Try to Influence Game 5

Former Ref Who Fixed Games Suggests NBA Might Try to Influence Game 5

“I think they’re going to show [the referees] a lot of plays that should’ve been called against Golden State and weren’t...." says disgraced former ref

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2017

Absolute Poker Co-Founder Pleads Guilty to Single Misdemeanor

Absolute Poker Co-Founder Pleads Guilty to Single Misdemeanor

Absolute Poker co-founder Tom Scott has pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor that will likely result in no prison time.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2017

‘Jehovah Witnesses’ Rob Elderly Woman of $100K Casino Winnings

‘Jehovah Witnesses’ Rob Elderly Woman of $100K Casino Winners

A 76-year-old Brooklyn woman was robbed of $100,000 in casino winnings during a brazen home invasion.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2017

Ex-Philadelphia Mob Boss: ‘I Would Kill Them All’

Ex-Philadelphia Mob Boss: ‘I Would Kill Them All’

Recently released from a 13-year stint in prison, he's now an author

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2017

Billy Joe Saunders Fight With Avtandil Khurtsidze Called Off Due to Arrest (at 4:55)

Billy Joe Saunders Fight With Avtandil Khurtsidze Called Off Due to Arrest (at 4:55)

Avtandil Khurtsidze was busted as part of a Russian Mafia sting operation. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/09/2017

'White Mike Tyson' Arrested in Russian Mafia Crackdown

'White Mike Tyson' Arrested in Russian Mafia Crackdown

Boxer ordered to be held without bail

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/09/2017

Russian Mobsters Trafficked Chocolate and Used Seductress to Gas and Rob Men

Russian Mobsters Trafficked Chocolate and Used Seductress to Gas and Rob Men

Authorities say ringleader is among elite order of Soviet criminals

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2017

Handicapped Gambling Addict Raped Women Then Forced Them to Sign Phone Contracts

Handicapped Gambling Addict Raped Women Then Forced Them to Sign Phone Contracts

26-year-old Callum Joseph Haggerty has been charged with 10 counts of rape against five different women.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2017

Casino Crime Spree Ends With Suspect's Arrest

Casino Crime Spree Ends With Suspect's Arrest

One criminal’s spree has come to an end as police caught up with a man accused of 10 armed robberies.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2017

Gunshot Fired by Police While Trying to Remove Underage Gamblers

Gunshot Fired by Police While Trying to Remove Underage Gamblers

Nobody was injured Tuesday morning after a gunshot was fired at the Planet Hollywood Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2017

Poker Player Prosecuted for Running Illegal Gambling Website

Poker Player Prosecuted for Running Illegal Gambling Website

Luke Gregory Brabin, 37, is the first to be convicted under a new government crackdown on illegal poker rooms.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2017

Man Behind Deadly Manila Casino Attack was Heavily in Debt Gambling Addict

Man Behind Deadly Manila Casino Attack was Heavily in Debt Gambling Addict

The man behind Friday's deadly attack on a casino in the Philippine capital Manila has been identified as Jessie Carlos Javier

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2017

32 Dead From Smoke Inhalation at Casino

32 Dead From Smoke Inhalation at Casino

Individual doused casino tables with gasoline, set them on fire, created clouds of smoke that killed three dozen people

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2017

Feds Take Down ‘Paulie Roast Beef,’ ‘Joey Glasses’, 17 Others

Feds Take Down ‘Paulie Roast Beef,’ ‘Joey Glasses’, 17 Others

The FBI arrested 19 individuals including those who helped inspire the gangster film “Goodfellas”.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2017

Lone Man Sets Casino Table Ablaze at Manila Resorts World: Motive Not Yet Known

Lone Man Sets Casino Table Ablaze at Manila Resorts World: Motive Not Yet Known

A gunman with an assault rifle burst into a casino, fired shots and set gaming tables alight in the Philippine capital Manila early on Friday

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2017

Gunmen Swarm Resorts World Manila, Casino Complex: Continuing Coverage

Gun shots and explosions rang out in an entertainment resort in the Philippine capital Manila early on Friday as local media reported armed men were inside the complex.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2017

Resorts World in Manila Lockdown After Gunfire: Casino Impacted

Explosions were also heard, according to initial reports.  This story is developing and fluid....

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2017

Blackjack Dealer Pleads Guilty in Theft

Blackjack Dealer Pleads Guilty in Theft

A South Dakota blackjack dealer has pleaded guilty to stealing $10,000 from his then-employer.

Submitted by Guest on, May/30/2017

Horseshoe Casino Top Cop Charged With Theft

Horseshoe Casino Top Cop Charged With Theft

Anonymous letter warned Department he was “never at work”.

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2017

Vegas on High Alert This Memorial Day Weekend With Looming ISIS Threat

Vegas on High Alert This Memorial Day Weekend With Looming ISIS Threat

Police respond with stepped up patrols as ISIS calls for knifings in the street and attacks with motor vehicles

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2017

Mobster Looking at 7 Years in Prison for Role in Gambling, Extortion Ring

Mobster Looking at 7 Years in Prison for Role in Gambling, Extortion Ring

Vito Badamo, 54, was also charged with peddling drugs like Viagra and Cialis and running loansharking rackets.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2017

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Paddy Power is at it again.  The online bookmaker is creating plenty of controversy this week with what some of call a "black exploitation" advertisement promoting their new faster app.

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 19: 'I'm God and Your Account is Closed'

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 19: 'I'm God and Your Account is Closed'

Not all bookies who behave badly are cold-hearted killers a la Houston's Bob Angleton - the subject of our first installment of Bookies Behaving Badly - or even mob enforcers....Some just like to have fun..... 

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