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The NCS Christmas Prize Draw – $50 Amazon Gift Card

All you need to do is pick an available number from 1 – 100 below, and the number called out on Facebook on Friday 22nd December will win a $50 gift card to spend at Amazon. Each number costs $1 to purchase and you can buy up to a maximum of 5 numbers per person. Simply click the PayPal link below then enter the number you want or email us the numbers to contact@nationalcrimesyndicate.com, then just…


BREAKING NEWS: Feared Sicilian Mob Boss Toto Riina Dead at 87

Just a day after his 87th birthday we have been informed that the former Sicilian Boss of Bosses has passed away at Parma’s hospital in the North of Italy, after spending days in an induced coma. The Sicilian mafia godfather who ordered the killings of judges Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino, as well as politicians and mobsters, had suffered from heart problems for the last few years. As well as a heart condition he was…


Toto Riina Set to Be Released From Prison at 87

Toto Riina, who celebrates his 87th Birthday today, could soon be a free man who will be allowed to die in dignity. Many reading this will instantly recgonize the name Toto Riina from the slaying of two anti-Mafia judges back in the early 1990’s, but he was also at the center of other controversies over the year. The former Sicilian Boss of Bosses had a 13-year-old boy dissolved in acid back in 1996 (the son…


Body Tied to 1969 NYC Mob Hit to be Exhumed

The remains of a body may contain evidence related to a New York City mob hit from the late 1960s. The decomposed body was found by a stream in the town of Tuxedo – a town located in Orange County, New York along the Ramapo Rivera. The town was also a popular dumping ground used by the Gambino’s in the 60’s, to dispose of bodies. The remains of this partocular body was that of a…


Gambino Hitman Sammy ‘The Bull’ Gravano – Spotted in Scottsdale

Sammy, who was released from prison last month after 17 years behind bars has been pictured sporting a brand new look. Gravano shook the underworld in the early 1990’s when he testified against over 39 members of the mob, including his own boss, John Gotti, as well as pleading guilty to the murders of 19 men. In return Sammy received a 5 year prison sentence for his cooperation. He was then taken back in 2002,…


John Dillinger Oil Painting: Public Enemy Number One

John Dillinger may have only been 31 years old at the time of his death, and that death may have occurred over 80 years ago now, but you can’t argue that the legacy he has left behind has imprinted his name deep into the annals of organized crime history. There’s something you just have to like about him, whether that was his charming persona and confident swagger, or the fact that during the severe worldwide…




Party Cocktails: How to Make a Kiss of Death

The kiss of death, also known as the Mafia Kiss, is a sign given by a boss or maybe a capo that signifies that a member of the crime family has been marked for death. Usually because of betrayal. Don’t let that stop you having this Mafia Kiss cocktail though! It will leave you blown away… Ingredients 1.5oz of Jamaican Rum 1.5oz of Peutro Rican Gold Rum 0.25oz of Absinthe 0.5oz of Velvet Falernum 0.5oz…


67% of People Think Gotti 2017 is Going to be a Hit

67% of people think that the new Gotti film starring John Travalta is going to be a hit. 19% of people don’t think that the new Gotti film will go down well. 14% of people are still unsure on whether the new Gotti film will do well. So before we close the poll, maybe the new trailer might sway your vote one way or another, check it out from Lionsgate Entertainment:


Is Gotti 2017 Going to Be a Hit?

John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence. We all know the story of John Gotti, right? What we want to know is if you think this film is going to be a hit. Will it be better than Armand Assante’s Gotti back in 1996? Will the…


Goodfellas Voted as Frank Vincent’s Best Film With 46% of The Vote

A few days ago to mark the passing of one of the most recognized mob actors, Frank Vincent, we decided to create a poll to see which film you thought was his best. Let’s face it, there have been a number of films that have shone through, so we had trouble reducing the list down to just 6. But we did, and up for vote were: Goodfellas Casino Gotti This Thing of Ours Raging Bull The…


Party Cocktails: How to Make a Mafia Martini

The Mafia Martini is made from golden rum, Chambord raspberry liqueur and apple juice, and served in a chilled cocktail glass. Sit down with your favorite Mafia book and take a sip of this… Ingredients 1 oz Golden Rum 1/4 oz Chambord Raspberry Liqueur 1/2 oz Apple Juice Lime to garnish What You Will Need Glass: Martini Glass Shaker: Quality Cocktail Shaker Set Directions 1. Shake all ingredients together with ice in a quality cocktail…


Which Was Your Favorite Frank Vincent Film?

Yesterday we dipped our fedoras, and said goodbye to one of the greatest and most popular on-screen mob actors of our generation, Frank Vincent, who died at the age of 78 due to complications from open heart surgery. Frank played prominent tough guy roles in several films directed by Martin Scorsese, one being that of Billy Batts in Goodfellas where his quote to Tommy DeVito would cement itself in history. Frank was also a musician, comedian, producer and…