August, 2012

Heroin use up as Oxycontin pulled from drug store shelves

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Heroin is replacing Oxycontin after the drug is pulled from drug store shelves. Family of Peterborough Bob Pammett, formerly of the Bandidos, among those busted in Eastern Ontario drug bust. “We went from hillbilly heroin to heroin proper,” Peterborough Police Chief says. Twenty-nine arrests this week in the Oshawa-Peterborough area show involvement of Hells Angels and some former Bandidos in alleged trafficking ring.

Vito Rizzuto return watch

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Retaliation expected after pair of street gang murders in Montreal. Underworld violence heats up in Montreal as count-down to Vito Rizzuto’s return from prison steps up.

Montreal murder update: Victim rejected Hells Angels’ merger offer days before death

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

There’s a move afoot to unite black street gangs in Montreal under a Hells Angels banner. Days after gang leader “Big” Chenier Dupuy¬†rejected the offer, he was shot dead.

Oshawa Hells Angel Shawn Campbell and Bernie Guindon’s son arrested in police sweep

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Shawn Campbell, a full patch Hells Angel from Oshawa and the son of Bernie (The Frog) Guindon has been caught in a police sweep in the Oshawa-Peterborough area. Guindon’s son’s name? Harley. Bernie Guindon kick-started the Satan’s Choice in the 1960s and then was in the Hells Angels after the mass patch-over of 2000, before retiring in good standing. Here’s the full list of people charged.

Rizzuto watch: 5 Montreal mob hits

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Interesting brief story on Montreal mob hits. There’s an error regarding Nick Rizzuto S. He’s not in prison as article states. He was murdered too. An organized crime cop told me this week that Vito Rizzuto has two choice when he gets out of prison: he can either go to war or he can be added to the list of Montreal’s mob murders.

Vito Rizzuto watch: multiple murders in Montreal

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

There has been a spate of underworld hits and near hits in Montreal. The details aren’t known to police, and they range from high to low level. Despite the differences, the general theme is clear: mobsters are setting the the stage for the return of Montreal Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto from American prisoner in two months. Adding to the mix, biker Gregory Wooley, who has beaten murder charges three times, is already back on the streets. Expect to read the phrase “mob war,” plenty of times over the next few months.

Hells Angels Ontario: Flesh Gordon’s strip club battlefield for liquor license battle continues

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

The gaming commission is digging in heels trying to block Hells Angel in London, Ont. from having a liquor license in his strip club.

Rizzuto watch: Three gangland slayings in Montreal

Monday, August 13th, 2012

There are three more murders to solve in Montreal as the countdown to Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto heats up. Rizzuto is due back in Montreal in October. At least two of the recent victims are described as family hitmen.

English Hells Angel executed by Outlaws five years ago

Monday, August 13th, 2012

It has been five years since Hells Angel Gerry Tobin, formerly of Alberta, was shot dead by member of the Outlaws. He was just shot for the patch on his back, not for anything he had done as an individual.

Hamilton Hells Angels: Butt out or else

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

The Hamilton Hells Angels don’t want you dropping by. But if you must, please don’t smoke.