Colombo Crime Boss, Ex-Underboss Convicted of Murder

Surviving family members of the late William Cutolo can’t turn back the clock, but at least they can look to the future. On December 28, a federal jury in Central Islip, Long Island, N.Y., after an eight-week trial, convicted Alphonse “Allie Boy” Persico and John “Jackie” DeRoss, respectively, acting boss and former underboss of New […]

Mistrial in Murder Case Declared for Colombo Crime Boss

The Colombo crime family’s leadership is breathing a little more easily – for now. The cause for guarded celebration was a jury’s statement in Brooklyn federal court that it could not reach a verdict in the murder trial of reputed family boss Alphonse “Allie Boy” Persico and underboss John “Jackie” DeRoss. In a note to […]