Shattered glass frames the head of Henry Smurra, shot dead outside a Brooklyn doughnut shop. Known as 'Hank the Bank,' Smurra was ordered shot by Colombo hit man and later underboss William (Billy Fingers) Cutolo during a 1991 power struggle for control of the family business.
Albert Anastasia, Not many pics around of him smiling.
Police officers examining the bloodstained clothing of outlaw John Dillinger, on the day he was shot and killed by police and federal agents in Chicago, 22nd July 1934.
Buchalter's most significant hit to date came in 1935 when the powerful New York gangster Dutch Schultz… Dutch Schultz …was rubbed out in a Newark, New Jersey tavern when Schultz insisted on eliminating New York District Attorney Thomas Dewey…
The Gilded Age Starlet Whose Sexual Assault Prompted the 'Trial of the Century'
Evelyn Nesbit was the toast of New York high society when the famous architect Stanford White attacked her. When White was murdered by Nesbit's husband, it sparked the beginning of America's obsession with celebrity trials.