Follow CNN’s live coverage of the law enforcement efforts to capture 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a suspect in Monday’s bombing of the Boston marathon which killed three and injured 183 others. Another suspect, reportedly Tsarnaev’s older brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, has been killed.
On March 26, 1990, Junior Patriarca and 20 reputed family members were indicted on charges that included racketeering, gambling, extortion, drug trafficking and murder. This was a blow to New England’s most powerful crime syndicate, but they managed to recover and continue to operate to this day.
Six Boston cops who were fired after testing positive for cocaine have been given their jobs back after a board ruled that the hair test used was unreliable. Four other cops who were fired for positive cocaine tests had their dismissals upheld by the board, despite their brilliant explanations for why they tested positive.
Infamous mob boss Bulger’s 16-year-run finally came to an end a year ago, when he was arrested in Santa Monica, California. Read the story of the man who ruled the Boston underworld for decades.