In case anyone needed reminding about the dangers of Mexico, a long-time B.C. gangster was just shot dead there. The victim, Tom Gisby, fled for Mexico after fearing he was targeted for murder in B.C.
The fall-out to a B.C. underworld shooting is that a father loses access to his son.
A dozen year after a couple was murdered, the trial for the alleged killers is finally beginning in Kentville, N.S. The Crown is arguing it was a Hells Angels ordered hit. Leslie Douglas Greenwood, 42, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deaths of Barry Kirk Mersereau, 48, and his wife, Nancy Paula Christensen, 47.
Leclerc prison in Quebec is slated to be closed and that’s a “recipe for disaster” according to prison union, since it’s home to scores of organized criminals.
Awhile ago I got asked for tips for young journalists interested in covering outlaw bikers. Here’s my little top 10 list.
Even before Swedish Hells Angels were nabbed in this caper, I always thought there was something shifty about those garden gnomes. Here’s another reason for a ban on them.
Here’s an obit to remember. Michael (Flathead) Blanchart of the Dead Cats Motorcycle Club was a gun-toting Republican, although he confessed some of his friends strayed into criminality, prostitution and membership in the Democratic party.
The biggest biker in the province – and one of the smartest – pled guilty in Ottawa to a cocaine charge, sparing his girlfriend a criminal record. That means Paul (Sasquatch) Porter will be facing two years in the slammer.
B.C. liquor authorities are reviewing the license of a bar linked to a Hells Angel who’s linked to an American drug bust. Is it possible to wipe out links between criminals and licensed drinking spots? And when’s a link really a link? Seems like something for an undergraduate philosophy class.
Security’s particularly tight as a murder trial gets underway into a 12-year-old case which authorities connect tot he Hells Angels.