When people think of the American Mafia, the first thing that comes to mind are the Five Families of organized crime in New York City. But, the mob extended its reach to cities across the U.S., both big and small. So, there might have been a Mafia in your own hometown that you might not have known existed.
Below you'll find a vast collection of stories on the American Mafia and the cities and towns across the United States it infiltrated.
From city to city and state to state, Button Guys of The New York Mafia breaks down the history of organized crime in America. Through deep-dive biographies and snapshots of mobsters to in-depth stories about mafia regimes and crews, you’ll uncover an underworld you might never have known existed – maybe even in your own hometown!