The Father of the Commission: Lucky Luciano and the Birth of Modern American Organized Crime

In the annals of American organized crime, one name stands taller than most: Charles “Lucky” Luciano. His name is synonymous with ambition, power, and violence. Embed from Getty Images He was born Salvatore Lucania in Sicily, Italy in 1897. One of five children, Luciano was 9 years old when his family, like countless other Italians, … Continue reading The Father of the Commission: Lucky Luciano and the Birth of Modern American Organized Crime