Gregory Scarpa

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    Lindley DeVecchio, ex-FBI Mob Buster, Once Again Blasts Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes

    ​Former FBI Mob investigator Lindley DeVecchio once again lets Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes have it for indicting him for getting to close to his prize informant. DeVecchio, appearing on Curtis Sliwa's talk show yesterday morning on AM 970, called Hynes "either incredibly stupid o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Former FBI Agent Slams Prosecutor's "potbelly"

    A new book by a former FBI agent cleared of involvement in mafia murder conspiracies slams Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes for being "always more interested in publicity than doing his job," the Daily News reports today. Lindley DeVecchio also takes on one of Hynes' top prosecutors Michael ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Great Christmas Day Diamond Heist in Chelsea

    NYPD​Amid the tales of peril and loss still emerging from what's now being dubbed "Bloomberg's Blizzard," there is this from the Post about a troop of intrepid jewel thieves who made the most of the build-up to nature's calamity by sacking a Chelsea diamond store on Christmas Day. The Post's J ... More >>

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    May 20, 2009
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    September 23, 2008
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    November 6, 2007

    Blood Brothers

    Mob mistress Linda Schiro told one murder tale the same way to everyone. Despite the holes in her story.

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2007

    The Schiro Tapes: The Patrick Porco Murder

    In the tapes from 1997 that were first published yesterday, the prosecution's star witness Linda Schiro tells Voice reporter Tom Robbins and mob expert Jerry Capeci that ex-FBI agent Lindley DeVecchio had nothing to do with three of the four mob murders that the Brooklyn DA was trying to pin on him ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2007

    The Schiro Tapes

    These are the extracts of tape recordings of interviews of Linda Schiro by Voice reporter Tom Robbins and mob writer Jerry Capeci back in March of 1997 that caused the Brooklyn District Attorney's office today to dismiss murder charges against former FBI agent R. Lindley DeVecchio. Tape 1: Schiro d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2007

    Judge Compares DeVecchio Case to the War on Terror

    The FBI gave Greg Scarpa Sr. a wad of cash, a gun, and instructions to find out where three slain civil rights workers were buried in 1964, according to Linda Schiro. Those killings formed the basis of the film Mississippi Burning, which told quite a different story. With the charges against the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2007

    Voice's Robbins Subpoenaed in DeVecchio Trial

    Greg Scarpa Sr. and his moll Linda Schiro, who is now the Brooklyn DA's star witness against an FBI agent accused of going to the dark side. Polaris Lawyers for both the defense and prosecution subpoenaed Village Voice staff writer Tom Robbins Tuesday night after the Voice published a story by Robb ... More >>

  • News

    October 30, 2007

    Tale of the Tape

    Rewind: The story behind my story of the FBI murder case

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    October 23, 2007

    Tall Tales of a Mafia Mistress

    A witness for the prosecution of an ex-FBI agent once told a different story

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2007

    Ex-Gman Puts His Fate in the Hands of Radical Judge

    Lindley DeVecchio Can a one-time campus radical who was surveilled by the FBI be a fair judge for an ex-FBI agent on trial for murder? Former FBI supervisory agent Roy Lindley DeVecchio — facing four murder counts for allegedly helping his Mafia informant — is betting his life on it. DeV ... More >>

  • News

    January 10, 2006

    Mobster on a Mission

    A talented mafioso who helped the FBI beat the KKK still haunts his ex-handlers