Crime

Poker Player Jon Letzkus Linked to Las Vegas Strip Shooting

Poker Player Jon Letzkus Linked to Las Vegas Strip Shooting

A recent tumultuous event near the Las Vegas Strip has led Jon Roger Letzkus, aged 45, to contend with a total of 73 charges, sourced from local news outlets. These charges encompass…
Jan 03, 2024
Ndrangheta Maxi-Trial: 200 Convicted in Italian Mafia Case

Ndrangheta Maxi-Trial: 200 Convicted in Italian Mafia Case

A significant chapter concluded with the 'Ndrangheta trial, a three-year legal spectacle culminating in sentences for various crimes like Mafia association, extortion, drug trafficking, and even murder. Among the accused, 42 women…
Nov 22, 2023
Hong Kong Detains 335 in Crackdown on Triad Gambling

Hong Kong Detains 335 in Crackdown on Triad Gambling

In a decisive move against the surge of illicit gambling activities linked to organized crime, Hong Kong authorities have undertaken a strategic campaign, orchestrating a series of targeted raids on operations associated…
Nov 14, 2023
Victim of $1 Million Watch Heist Files Lawsuit Against Tropicana Las Vegas

Victim of $1 Million Watch Heist Files Lawsuit Against Tropicana Las Vegas

A Sacramento resident, Raimond Irimescu, is pursuing legal action against both the Tropicana Las Vegas and the ride-hailing giant, Uber. This comes in the wake of a harrowing incident in which he…
Oct 13, 2023
Singapore Authorities Confiscate $1.8 Billion in Aggressive Crackdown Against Money Laundering

Singapore Seizes $1.8 Billion in Anti-Money Laundering Crackdown

In what is being hailed as Singapore's largest money laundering crackdown to date, authorities announced on Wednesday that the total value of assets seized has ballooned to an astounding S$2.4 billion ($1.76…
Sep 26, 2023
MGM Data Breach Indicates Signs of a Broad-Scale Ransomware Assault

MGM Data Breach Indicates Signs of a Broad-Scale Ransomware Assault

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) finds itself dealing with the repercussions of a significant cybersecurity breach, with industry insiders speculating that it may be a ransomware attack. In the face of these…
Sep 18, 2023
Tupac's Brothers and Sisters Express Reservations About Fresh Las Vegas Homicide Investigation

Tupac’s Siblings Skeptical of New Vegas Homicide Probe

Two of Tupac Shakur's siblings, Sekyiwa and Mopreme Shakur, have cast skepticism on the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's renewed investigation into the 1996 murder of the iconic rap artist on the…
Sep 08, 2023
Arrest Made in Paris Las Vegas Case Following Restroom Blasts and Fire Incident

Arrest Made in Paris Las Vegas Restroom Fire Case

Homeless Man Arrested in Connection with Restroom Fire at Paris Las Vegas A homeless man, Kenny Terry, is facing charges of arson and making false statements to police after a restroom fire…
Aug 11, 2023
Bartender at Rivers Casino Accused of Embezzling Almost $4,500 from Cash Register

Rivers Casino Bartender Accused of Embezzling $4,500

Bartender at Rivers Casino Accused of Embezzling Nearly $4,500 A bartender working at Rivers Casino is facing allegations of stealing close to $4,500 from the cash register drawer assigned to him. Manager's…
Jul 21, 2023
Man Linked to Tupac Shakur's Killing Claims Involvement: Vegas-Area Search Underway

Vegas Tupac Case: Man Claims Involvement

UPDATE: Home Linked to Tupac Shakur's Murder Belonged to Paula Clemons The recent police search in the Las Vegas area, related to the 1996 killing of Tupac Shakur, has been linked to…
Jul 20, 2023
Las Vegas Authorities Initiate Investigation into Long-Stalled Tupac Homicide Case

Las Vegas Reopens Tupac Homicide Case Investigation

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Conducts Search in Tupac Shakur Homicide Case The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department announced on Tuesday that it had searched a home on Monday as part…
Jul 19, 2023
Chinese Police Arrest 90+ in Massive Gambling Raid

Chinese Police Arrest 90+ in Massive Gambling Raid

Zhaotong Public Security Bureau Makes Major Arrests in Online Gambling Crackdown On Sunday, the Zhaotong Public Security Bureau made a significant breakthrough in an ongoing investigation into online gambling activities. After nearly…
Jul 05, 2023
Videoslots Limited Fined 2 Million for Compliance Lapses

Videoslots Limited Fined £2 Million for Compliance Lapses

The UK Gambling Commission's investigation into Videoslots Limited uncovered several instances of social responsibility failures by the company. Breaches of Licensing Conditions The investigation revealed specific breaches of Videoslots' licensing conditions, indicating…
Jun 22, 2023
Rapper Blueface Arrested for Alleged Robbery

Rapper Blueface Arrested for Alleged Robbery

Rapper Blueface Arrested for Alleged Robbery at Palms Casino in Las Vegas Los Angeles rapper Blueface, whose real name is Johnathan Jamall Porter, was taken into custody this week for his involvement…
Jun 12, 2023
Montreal Mafia Gambling Figure Francesco Del Balso Shot Dead

Montreal Mafia Gambling Figure Francesco Del Balso Shot Dead

Francesco Del Balso, 53, a prominent figure associated with the Rizzuto crime family, was fatally shot in a targeted attack yesterday. Del Balso was believed to be a key leader in the…
Jun 08, 2023
Australia Bans CS: GO Betting Site

Australia Bans CS: GO Betting Site

With the rise of technology, gaming turned into a competitive online sport. E-sports tournaments feature a variety of games, CS: GO included. There are several tournaments with this popular FPS title, and…
May 19, 2023
Illegal San Jose Casino Busted

Illegal San Jose Casino Busted

There are plenty of casino venues available in the States. Some of them are located in Vegas and all over Nevada, but there are casino resorts available in other US states. However,…
Apr 27, 2023
Virginia Casino Robbery Thwarted

Virginia Casino Robbery Thwarted

Casinos attract all sorts of people, even criminals. They take the necessary measures and when a crime occurs, then the case is settled eventually. One such individual decided to walk away with…
Apr 14, 2023
Salinas Casino Employee Steals Over $90K

Salinas Casino Employee Steals Over $90K

Crime and casinos go hand in hand. Criminals have been known for stalking jackpot winners and going after them. But sometimes crime can come from within like in one Salinas Casino. The…
Apr 10, 2023
Murder at Hard Rock Tahoe

Murder at Hard Rock Tahoe

Nevada is a state that usually casino fans associate with Vegas. But there are lots of casinos all across the state. You can take the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino as an…
Mar 28, 2023