All posts tagged: Gambino Crime Family

Crime Time with Vito Colucci: Dennis Griffin and Vito Talk Crime!

Sunday, February 4 at 11pm ET, 8pm PT Streaming LIVE from 970AM KNUU Radio in Las Vegas! To Listen LIVE CLICK HERE Two old pals of crime, Vito Colucci, Jr. and Dennis Griffin join together to bring true crime cases to the airwaves.  Tune in for the discussion and find out what Vito and Denny are up to! Dennis N. Griffin Dennis Griffin retired in 1994, after a 20-year career in investigations and law enforcement in New York State. He and his wife Faith moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, shortly afterward. He wrote his first novel,The Morgue, in 1996. He currently has seven mystery/thrillers published. Dennis’s debut in non-fiction, Policing Las Vegas – A History of Law Enforcement in Southern Nevada, was released in April 2005. It covers the evolution of law enforcement in Las Vegas and Clark County from the city’s establishment in 1905. His second non-fiction, The Battle for Las Vegas – The Law versus the Mob, tells the story of the Tony Spilotro era in Las Vegas from 1971 thru 1986. It was released in …

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REAL WISEGUYS with Dennis Griffin Debuts on VegasKool Wednesday, January 25

Listen LIVE: Tuesday, January 25, 9pmET on VegasKool.com Real Wiseguys is pleased to announce that we’re launching our own Internet radio show on January 25 at 9 p.m. Eastern on Vegas Kool. Mob author and historian Denny Griffin and former Gambino crime family associate Andrew DiDonato, have agreed to co-host the show for us. The debut show will focus on the soon-to-be-opened National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, commonly known as the Mob Museum. Jonathan Ullman, Executive Director of the Museum, will be the special guest. Mr. Ullman will give listeners a verbal tour of the facility and talk about what is planned for opening day. The Mob Museum is located at 300 Stewart Avenue in Las Vegas, and will open on February 14. Check their Website for additional information. Who are the REAL WISEGUYS? These Wiseguys are not actors. They are “REAL WISEGUYS” and associates. They were career criminals that were part of the Mafia, and who turned their backs on the organizations that once fueled their daily existence. The wiseguys that you will have …

True Crime Uncensored Features Mob Author Tony DeStefano

True Crime Uncensored with Burl Barer and Howard Lapides  Listen Live 2pm PT/5pm ET/10pm UK  direct fromOUTLAW RADIO (just click this link!).   You can also listen live via Outlaw Radio app for Iphones, or on Itunes, or the app for Droids and other smart phones. The crime crew welcomes Anthony M. (Tony) DeStefano, author of Mob Killer: The Bloody Rampage of Charles Carneglia, Mafia Hit Man.  Charles Carneglia was a stone-cold killer who fell in with the bloodthirsty John Gotti crew. As the infamous crime family rose to power with their murderous trail of sex, jealousy, greed, and revenge, Carneglia rose with them. Mob Killer details the fascinating and often shocking story of Charles Carneglia and how he became an important gog in the crime machine of the late John Gotti.  Carneglia, brother of reputed Gambino captain John Carneglia, bloodied his hands as he tried to fit in the with Gotti’s wild crew in Ozone Park, N.Y.  The story of Charles is one of a strange man who could show incredible devotion to his infirm mother and …

“Surviving the Mob” on Outlaw Radio! Burl Barer Talking with Andrew DiDonato and Author Dennis Griffin

Burl Barer and Don Woldman Talk with Former Gambino Family Mobster and the subject of the new book, “Surviving the Mob,” Andrew DiDonato and Author Dennis Griffin! Listen Live This Saturday 2pm Pacific, 4pm Central, 5pm Eastern, 10pm UK via http://outlawradio.tv/listenlive.html January 29th: Dennis Griffin and former mobster Andrew DiDonato Join us live this Saturday!   What do you do when the law wants you behind bars and the New York crime families want you buried? That was the life-and-death dilemma confronting Andrew DiDonato, who began his criminal career at age 14 under the watchful eyes of the local mob. By the time he was 17, the infamous Gambino family made DiDonato an associate of the Nicholas Corozzo crew. For the next 14 years, he was a loyal street soldier. But by 1996, DiDonato had run afoul of both the law and his friends, turning him into a hunted man on two fronts. Surviving the Mob is a cautionary tale of the harsh reality of a criminal, inmate, fugitive, and witness who, so far, has lived to …

Denny Griffin Vegas Unwrapped! Celebrating Mob History Month in Las Vegas!

Las Vegas Mob Author, Dennis Griffin, along with former mob members, Andrew DiDonato, Henry Hill and Frank Cullotta join in a panel discussion on the popular radio show “Vegas Unwrapped” on January 19!  What looks like a meeting of the mob minds can be seen on video! Aaron Phillips & Ricky Cash of Vegas Unwrapped, interview: Andrew DiDonato, Henry Hill, Frank Cullota, author Dennis Griffin and more LIVE from the Green Valley Ranch Hotel & Casino: Watch and Listen to the round table discussion on the Vegas Unwrapped Website!  http://www.vegasunwrapped.net/Videos.html Dennis Griffin played host to the panel on BlogTalk Radio!  Tune in to hear the great conversation! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/crimewire/2011/01/18/las-vegas-and-the-mob-special Las Vegas and the Mob Special Event! Mob History Month in Las Vegas Nevada! What happened in Vegas is now on the Airwaves!   To learn even more about former Gambino crime family member, Andrew DiDonato, pick up a copy of the new book, “Surviving the Mob” written by author, Dennis Griffin!   http://www.amazon.com/Surviving-Mob-Street-Soldiers-Gambino/dp/1935396382/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1295704301&sr=1-1