Whitey Bulger

(/ ˈ b ʌ l dʒ ər /; September 3, 1929 – October 30, 2018) was an Irish-American organized crime boss and FBI informant, who led the Winter Hill Gang in the Winter Hill district of Somerville, Massachusetts. " Crawley didn't know it at the time but that torn five-dollar note would lead to a meeting with IRA arms supplier Patrick Nee, who also happened to be a leading member of the south Boston mob and a known associate of 'Whitey 'Bulger. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. Bulger, a former "Top Echelon Informant" for the FBI, is a monster, but he's hardly the only villain in a story where "gangster government" leaves the realm of metaphor. In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly persuades Irish mobster James "Whitey" Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. Notorious Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger (shown) has been murdered in prison. James "Whitey" Bulger, who wrote this feature for OZY last year, was found dead in prison on Oct. The remarkable story of gangster Whitey Bulger begins in the housing projects of South Boston and ends with his capture by the FBI in 2011. Bulger terrorized the Boston area. Whitey Bulger - Whitey Bulger is a former organized crime figure from Boston, Massachusetts. Fun fact: US Attorney John Durham not only sent 1 of the FBI agents involved in covering for Whitey Bulger to prison for 10 years - he would've sent the other agent too, had the man not died while under indictment. 2 (UPI) --A second mobster has been connected to the death of organized crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, who was fatally beaten in a West Virginia prison. As with Nassar, Bulger had been previously incarcerated in Tucson, with the Boston Globe reporting in 2015 that the move was prompted by “allegations last summer of an improper relationship with. The money was found behind a wall of Bulger's Santa Monica. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Of the 11 murders for which Bulger was ultimately found guilty, three of them. Whitey Bulger's family is planning to sue the government to find out the 89-year old gangster was transferred. James "Whitey" Bulger, who was arrested in Santa Monica, California on June 22, 2011 along with his longtime girlfriend Catherine Greig, is seen in a combination of booking mug photos released to. Bulger was listed as a transfer to the high-security USP Hazelton in West Virginia, earlier in the day. (September 3, 1929 – October 30, 2018) was an American former mob boss that worked out of South Boston, Massachusetts. Birthplace: Boston, MA Location of death: Bruceton Mills, WV Cause of death: Murder Remains: Buried,. Hundreds of the kith and ken of the dozens of men and even some women who died at the hand of James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger would agree. Bulger, 89, had just been transferred to U. Bulger's death certificate, which was released to the public. He still lives in South Boston, yards from where his brother Whitey buried three. Discover the latest Whitey Bulger news. Along with the fact that mewler was knee-deep in Whitey Bulger's criminal life. Whitey Bulger TV Series In the Works, Report Says Attorneys for the family said the real reason for the filing is to find out why the former Boston crime boss was transferred to a new prison less than a day before he was beaten to death. Marshals Service shows James 'Whitey' Bulger. The incident reportedly occurred on the morning of Oct. Penitentiary Hazelton in West Virginia last month,. His eighteen-year tenure as President of the Massachusetts Senate is the longest in history. “Whitey” Bulger was a notorious Boston gangster who ruled the city before going on the lam for 20 years as one of the FBI’s Most Wanted. BOSTON (AP) The family of slain Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is filing a wrongful death claim against the federal government following his death in prison last year. Whitey Bulger's family is planning to sue the government to find out the 89-year old gangster was transferred. Roger Wheeler (February 27, 1926 — May 27, 1981) was an American businessman, the former chairman of Telex Corp. Legendary Boston mobster Whitey Bulger was killed in prison overnight on Tuesday. Related: Whitey Bulger photos: Timeline of crimeThe 1st U. Legendary Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger, a ruthless killer who was also a longtime FBI informant, was savagely murdered in prison on Tuesday. Inside the West Virginia prison where James "Whitey" Bulger was beaten to death, there is little shock about his violent demise, apparently at the hands of fellow inmates. Former Rhode Island mob enforcer Jerry Tillinghast said he hopes Whitey Bulger's killer "gets away with it," when he appeared on GoLocal LIVE on Friday. Whitey Bulger Biography, Life, Interesting Facts Childhood and Early Life. powered by Microsoft News. Felix Wilson was bunkmates with longtime New England crime boss James Whitey Bulger when Bulger was killed inside a West Virginia prison last month. The property at 799 East Third St. Infamous Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger – who was a fugitive for 16 years, was sentenced to life in prison in 2013 and was portrayed in film by Johnny Depp – was killed at a West Virginia. This docuseries tells the interconnected tales of Owney Madden, “Whitey” Bulger and others who comprise the Irish gangster story of the 20th century. Case Number 99-10371-RGS. Three handwritten letters by former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger have been put up for auction. Part of Whitey Bulgers Americas Most Recrds Team. 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After 16 years on the lam, James “Whitey” Bulger was arrested in Santa Monica, California without fanfare. This photo shows a hand-written letter by the late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, an envelope and a holiday greeting card with his 1959 Alcatraz mugshot, that Bulger mailed from prison in Coleman. From mid-2014 through early 2015, I was in prison at the U. James "Whitey" Bulger, the notorious and much-feared former Boston mob boss, was killed Tuesday morning at the US Penitentiary Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia, officials told CNN. Bulger is a true “Southie” character, his name well-known to residents of the mostly Irish neighborhood before gentrification. Whitey, We Hardly Knew Ye. The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf. "Billy" Bulger, a longtime Democratic state lawmaker and iron-fisted boss of Massachusetts government. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. James (Whitey) Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America's most wanted men, has been killed in federal. Roger Wheeler (February 27, 1926 — May 27, 1981) was an American businessman, the former chairman of Telex Corp. We have been receiving a large volume of requests from your network. The longtime girlfriend of the late Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger now lives with his relatives in an affluent suburb. Facebook gives people the power to. )James Bulger, the older brother of University of Massachusetts chief and former State Senate President William Bulger, was born and raised in South Boston. But the denizens of r/The_Donald, the subreddit dedicated to Donald Trump and home to. James "Whitey" Bulger, who lived a double life as one of Boston's most notorious mobsters and as a secret FBI informant, was killed after being. Connolly Jr. For 25 years Kevin Weeks was one of the most trusted and loyal servants of James "Whitey" Bulger, played by. Bulger, nicknamed “Whitey” for his bright platinum hair, grew up in a gritty South Boston housing project and became known as one of the most ruthless gangsters in Boston. BOSTON (AP) — As James "Whitey" Bulger's former partner in crime endured a relentless cross-examination by Bulger's lawyer, he stuck to his story that Bulger strangled two young women, and even added a new accusation — that Bulger was a pedophile. A jury in 2013 concluded that prosecutors proved that James "Whitey" Bulger was involved in 11 murders, didn't prove his. ‘Whitey’ Bulger involved in shipment of weapons for IRA, programme claims The allegation is contained in the third episode of a new BBC Northern Ireland Spotlight series on the Troubles. "Someone painted this. The family of James “Whitey” Bulger has filed a wrongful death claim against the federal government following his death in prison last year. Exclusive about the Whitey Bulger movie being put together by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon. " Now, he's claiming such shortages are "severe irregularities," presumably so he can blame someone else for letting the death happen. Former mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger, captured near his coastal California hideout after 16 years on the run, was ordered held without bond on Thursday for transfer back to Boston to face charges of murder, extortion and conspiracy. By the 1970s and 1980s, he was heading his infamous gang, known for fixing horse races,. Boston - A death certificate confirms that notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger died of blunt force injuries to the head in prison last year. 1 record for Whitey Bulger. James "Whitey" Bulger, the storied leader of the deadly Winter Hill Gang in Boston, was found dead in the federal prison in West Virginia after a recent transfer, NBC News reported Tuesday. Bulger is a sweeping and revelatory documentary film that follows the trial of the infamous gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, using the courtroom action as a springboard to examine. WHEN THE manhunt was on for Whitey Bulger, on the lam for 16 years and the FBI’s second-most-wanted after Osama bin Laden, officers would often check bookshops. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. Bulger was found unresponsive Tuesday morning at the U. Events in the Life of Whitey Bulger. DeCologero, who belonged to. BOSTON (AP) — The family of slain Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is filing a wrongful death claim against the federal government following his death in prison last year. But one year after the fatal beating of notorious Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger inside a. James "Whitey" Bulger, the notorious and much-feared former Boston mob boss, was killed Tuesday morning at the US Penitentiary Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia, officials told CNN. " Now the pursuit of the Boston crime boss will be made into a. ” (West Virginia Department of Health and. James (Whitey) Bulger's Alleged Victims. Updated at 4:40 p. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger Jr. (WCAX) Notorious mobster James "Whitey" Bulger was brutally beaten to death behind bars. Former mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger, captured near his coastal California hideout after 16 years on the run, was ordered held without bond on Thursday for transfer back to Boston to face charges of murder, extortion and conspiracy. James Bulger was born into an Irish-American family in 1929. Fugitive James "Whitey" Bulger and his girlfriend Catherine Greig had been on the run for more than 16 years. James "Whitey" Bulger-- one of America's most notorious mobsters -- was found dead Tuesday in a federal prison where he had just been transferred TMZ has confirmed. A one-time accomplice of Mr. Infamous Boston criminal who was convicted of murder, racketeering, and extortion. ” Rather than one of those “he Died Screaming and Yelling As Bullets Tore Him Apart kind” of deaths that Bulger dealt out by the score, or at least by the dozen. Whitey Bulger was a horrible man, and the FBI was even worse, but this is an exciting, well-written book that has the pace of a thriller. Directed by Scott Cooper. Bulger ― who ruled Boston's criminal underground for more than 20 years and. Now, a Vermont man has been named in the murder mystery. Whitey Bulger has died. Tillinghast was joined by former East. 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Whitey Bulger was born James Joseph Bulger Jr. The family of the slain Boston gangster plans to file a wrongful death claim against the. While Whitey Bulger was moving up the ranks of the mob world, his childhood friend John Connolly was doing the same in the FBI. depp psa in stock and ready to ship today. BOSTON (AP) — Letters written by Whitey Bulger provide a glimpse into the murderous Boston gang boss' mundane life in prison and treatment by other inmates. Birthplace: Boston, MA Location of death: Bruceton Mills, WV Cause of death: Murder Remains: Buried,. Notorious Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger was murdered Tuesday inside a West Virginia federal prison, with a Mafia-linked inmate reportedly suspected in the slaying. On October 30, 2018, notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger was killed at Hazelton Penitentiary in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia—having just transferred from a facility in Oklahoma City one day prior. The funeral, which was held. " Now, he's claiming such shortages are "severe irregularities," presumably so he can blame someone else for letting the death happen. BASED ON A TRUE STORY Whitey Bulger's Enforcer Slams 'Black Mass': 'The Movie Is Pure Fiction' From 1978-1994, Kevin Weeks served as a member of the Winter Hill Gang, and a close friend. He was arrested for the first time at age 14. Not the first time he's been there, of course. His eighteen-year tenure as President of the Massachusetts Senate is the longest in history. Infamous gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was "unrecognisable" after he was beaten to death in his cell by fellow inmates, reports say. After a few years of working as a janitor, he became an enforcer for South Boston mob boss Donald Killeen. This biography profiles his childhood, crime, life and timeline. "WHITEY" is based upon the true life tales of notorious Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger. The trial of gangster 'James "Whitey" Bulger is center stage in this real-life documentary that explores the trial and accusations of corruption with the U. The money was found behind a wall of Bulger’s Santa Monica. SLAIN mobster James “Whitey” Bulger may have had his eyes gouged out as part of a grisly mafia punishment for being an FBI informant. Fugitive James "Whitey" Bulger and his girlfriend Catherine Greig had been on the run for more than 16 years. ’s crime organization didn’t need the Hollywood treatment to deliver drama. James (Whitey) Bulger, the South Boston mobster and F. The Wall Street. Notorious Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger was killed Tuesday at a West Virginia prison, according to three people briefed on the situation. James Joseph " Whitey " Bulger Jr. Books on LibraryThing tagged Whitey Bulger. BOSTON — James “Whitey” Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America’s most wanted men, died in federal prison. Roger Wheeler (February 27, 1926 — May 27, 1981) was an American businessman, the former chairman of Telex Corp. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. lokakuuta 2018 Länsi-Virginia, Yhdysvallat) oli yhdysvaltalainen rikollinen. James "Whitey" Bulger, who was killed last year in prison, ran organized crime in Boston for. , a cold-blooded mobster who was found dead in a West Virginia prison cell six months ago, died of "blunt force injuries of the head," according to a death certificate. Former mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger, captured near his coastal California hideout after 16 years on the run, was ordered held without bond on Thursday for transfer back to Boston to face charges of murder, extortion and conspiracy. The family is seeking $200. Murderous mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was one of the most notorious American criminals of the 20th and then 21st century. Whitey Bulger was once one of America’s most wanted fugitives after living a double life as one of Boston's most notorious mobsters and as a secret FBI informant. This file June 23, 2011, booking photo provided by the U. Penitentiary Hazelton in West Virginia last month,. My frustration is not that the reporting on Trump has been too tough, but that the reporting on the Obama administration has been way too soft or in some cases nonexistent. O'Brien was gunned down. The 89-year-old was discovered unresponsive at the maximum security facility shortly. The Wall Street Journal reports. Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger penned a letter to three teenage girls in 2015, telling them that he was "a 9th grade dropout" who "took the wrong road. Posted at 8:30 am on June 9, 2019 by Elizabeth Vaughn. This biography profiles his childhood, crime, life and timeline. 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The former organized crime boss was killed after being transferred to Hazelton Federal Prison in West Virginia, according to NBC News. By the time of his arrest, notorious mobster James “Whitey” Bulger had a rap sheet that included nineteen counts of murder and a bevy of other charges that had landed him on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted List. The Boston Globe reports that 68-year-old. Notorious mobster James "Whitey" Bulger presided over deaths, drug-dealing and extortion as one of Boston's most high-profile gangsters. Whitey Bulger was an Irish-American gangster who terrorized people on the east coast. He liked books. WASHINGTON -- Long before notorious Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger was killed at a federal prison in West Virginia, lawmakers, advocates and even prison guards had been sounding the alarm. James "Whitey" Bulger, who lived a double life as one of Boston's most notorious mobsters and as a secret FBI informant, was killed after being. 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Presenting Depp Psa available for buying right now online. , age 89 was killed at the United States Penitentiary, Hazelton, West Virginia while serving a life sentence for a number of gang-related crimes including participation in 11 murders. He got the nickname "Whitey," which he hated, because of his blondish hair as a child. The New York Times has reported that his death was the result of an assault by two other inmates who had affiliations with. While Whitey Bulger was moving up the ranks of the mob world, his childhood friend John Connolly was doing the same in the FBI. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Whitey’s. Whitey Alperman (1879-1942), baseball player; Richie Ashburn (1927-1997), MLB player and broadcaster; Whitey Bimstein (1897-1969), boxer and boxing trainer; Whitey Bulger (1929-2018), crime boss of organized crime group in the Boston area in the 1970s and 1980s. powered by Microsoft News. Invaluable is the world's largest marketplace for art, antiques, and collectibles. Infamous Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been found dead in a US federal prison in West Virginia. Whitey Bulger The story of the pursuit of notorious Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger is coming to TV. BOSTON (CBS/AP) — Notorious Boston mobster Whitey Bulger was killed in a West Virginia prison Tuesday, sources told WBZ-TV I-Team chief correspondent Cheryl Fiandaca. informer who was captured after 16 years on the run and finally brought to justice in 2013 for a murderous reign of terror that inspired. On October 30, 2018, notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger was killed at Hazelton Penitentiary in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia—having just transferred from a facility in Oklahoma City one day prior. Bulger's death certificate, which was released to the public. The death certificate of Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger revealed that the notorious criminal died last year from "blunt force injuries of the head. One was president of the Massachusetts Senate for 17 years. In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly persuades Irish mobster James "Whitey" Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. A 16-year manhunt that led the Federal Bureau of Investigation across oceans and across the United States finally ended this week with the arrest of Boston mob kingpin Whitey Bulger in Santa. The notorious gangster died of “blunt force injuries to the head” after being assaulted by multiple people, according to his death. Remember Whitey Bulger, the Boston mobster legend upon whom they based Jack Nicholson’s character in The Departed?. Inside the West Virginia prison where James "Whitey" Bulger was beaten to death, there is little shock about his violent demise, apparently at the hands of fellow inmates. A conversation with Howie Carr, David Boeri, and Richard Marinick. Whitey Bulger walked into the mob-infested Hazelton penitentiary in West Virginia with a target on his back, but insiders told The National ENQUIRER that the federal government drove the final nails into the Boston gangster's coffin!. Directed by Scott Cooper. A motorcade transports James “Whitey” Bulger and federal officials through South Boston, Massachusetts June 24, 2011. The families of James “Whitey” Bulger’s victims are still deciding whether to accept a federal settlement to a share of $822,000 in cash and valuables seized from the gangster’s hideout, in exchange for not suing for more. Infamous gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was "unrecognisable" after he was beaten to death in his cell by fellow inmates, reports say. Whitey Bulger For Sale. This article was published in collaboration with Vice. A conversation with Howie Carr, David Boeri, and Richard Marinick. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. Epstein, who is being held on federal sex trafficking charges, was found semi-conscious in his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan. He was on the F. As a kid, he gained the knickname "Whitey," which he detests, for his distinctive shock of light blond hair. William 'Billy' Bulger, 81, was a high-flying politician until he refused to testify against his gangster brother. Whitey Bulger Reportedly Killed Because He Was a 'Rat' Sources suspect Fotios "Freddy" Geas, a mafia hitman serving a life sentence, was behind the beating death of the former Boston mob boss. Whitey Bulger Biography, Life, Interesting Facts Childhood and Early Life. A funeral Mass was held. The story starts in 1975 with James "Whitey" Bulger (Depp) already the chief of the Irish mob in south Boston. The now-retired federal judge who presided over the case just destroyed the allegations by Sean Hannity and apparent Supreme Court Justice auditionee Alan Dershowitz that special counsel Robert Mueller allowed four men to remain wrongfully imprisoned in the 1980s. ’s crime organization didn’t need the Hollywood treatment to deliver drama. Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger has died, one day after being transferred to a West Virginia federal prison. Mafia hitman Fotios "Freddy" Geas, 51, and another inmate were blamed for the killing, but a. However, the Boston Globe recently got Damon to spill on what his Whitey Bulger biopic would’ve been like. Boston - A death certificate confirms that notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger died of blunt force injuries to the head in prison last year. The Bulger family is of Irish-American ancestry and Whitey Bulger was one of six children. Bulger From All Counts Of The Indictment Opposition To Motion To Consolidate Cases. One of six children born to Catholic Irish-American parents, Whitey — a moniker he was given for. By the 1970s and 1980s, he was heading his infamous gang, known for fixing horse races,. Bulger ― who ruled Boston's criminal underground for more than 20 years and. This biography profiles his childhood, crime, life and timeline. Six months ago, infamous Boston mobster and convicted killer James "Whitey" Bulger was killed in a West Virginia's Hazelton Penitentiary, not long after being transferred there. Whitey Bulger. Whitey’ Bulger’s former FBI handler, John Connolly. Whitey Bulger’s death has officially been ruled a homicide. Fun fact: US Attorney John Durham not only sent 1 of the FBI agents involved in covering for Whitey Bulger to prison for 10 years - he would've sent the other agent too, had the man not died while under indictment. Whitey has 2 jobs listed on their profile. Directed by Scott Cooper. The death certificate of Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger revealed that the notorious criminal died last year from “blunt force injuries of the head. When James "Whitey" Bulger was beaten to death in a high-security West Virginia facility on October 30, 2018, it was the end of his brutal, bloody, and sometimes just downright strange life as one of the East Coast's most notorious mob bosses. Read Whitey Bulger: The Biggest Rat by Bruno, Joe (2013) Paperback for online ebook. elokuuta 1999 alka. More gruesome details of Whitey Bulger's fatal prison beating are out: "They apparently tuned him up to the point where he was unrecognizable," one law enforcement official tells the New. With the news of Whitey Bulger's death in at the high-security penitentiary USP Hazelton in West Virginia CrimeFeed looks back at the 5 pop culture takes on the notorious Irish mob legend. He was found by prison authorities at around 8:20 a. , 89, the infamous mob boss of Boston, was beaten to death on October 29 at a West Virginia federal prison. Find high-quality Whitey Bulger stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. In 1957, while a prisoner at the Atlanta penitentiary, I was recruited by Dr. Here's a look at the life of longtime fugitive James "Whitey" Bulger, who was found guilty of racketeering and involvement in 11 killings. "Whitey was a rat who killed women. Bulger was just moved to a. The notorious 89. Ben and I had an idea that we would do it more like ‘Unforgiven’ — which was the. Obviously Whitey Bulger committed far more than ten, and which are more horrific than others is somewhat subjective to those not directly affected. He still lives in South Boston, yards from where his brother Whitey buried three. Whitey Bulger About. South Boston crime lord James “Whitey” Bulger was caught masturbating with the lights on at 3 a. JAMES ‘WHITEY’ BULGER, a notorious Irish-American mobster, has been captured in the US after 16 years on the run. Whitey Bulger The story of the pursuit of notorious Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger is coming to TV. On October 30, 2018, notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger was killed at Hazelton Penitentiary in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia—having just transferred from a facility in Oklahoma City one day prior. MONTPELIER, Vt. informants and others were innocent bystanders. James (Whitey) Bulger Jr. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. Multiple law enforcement sources tell US media. Whitey Bulger TV Series In the Works, Report Says Attorneys for the family said the real reason for the filing is to find out why the former Boston crime boss was transferred to a new prison less than a day before he was beaten to death. Since then, reports have trickled out. James 'Whitey' Bulger's henchman lifts lid on gory details of assassinated mobster's life. In one missive. Birthplace: Boston, MA Location of death: Bruceton Mills, WV Cause of death: Murder Remains: Buried,. A claim that notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger was involved in a shipment of arms for the IRA is set to be aired. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. In 1965, James J. A one-time accomplice of Mr. Early in “Black Mass,” the new biopic of Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger, he is pulled over by a corrupt cop. Thursday, 22 March 2018 Probing Mueller: What Were His Roles in Boston Mafia Murders, Uranium One, and Other FBI Scandals? Written by William F. Investigators continue to search for details into the murder of Boston mob boss Whitey Bulger, who was killed inside the Hazelton penitentiary in West Virginia in October. He became infamous around the world as head of Boston's Winter Hill gang from the 1970s to the 1990s. James 'Whitey' Bulger was born on September 3, 1929 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA as James Joseph Bulger Jr. Former mob boss of The Winter Hill Gang. James Joseph ”Whitey” Bulger, Jr. Whitey Bulger Biography, Life, Interesting Facts Childhood and Early Life. Bulger was convicted of 11 murders in three states. James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. James "Whitey" Bulger refused to get treatment for severe chest pains before he was murdered in prison. When guards found him, Whitey Bulger, 89, had his eyes partly gouged out and his tongue mostly severed. Notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey'' Bulger was sentenced today to two life sentences in prison plus five years by a federal judge who cited the lives that Bulger wrecked as he rampaged. South Boston crime lord James “Whitey” Bulger was caught masturbating with the lights on at 3 a. Bulger was one of the FBI's most wanted; he became an FBI informant (although some dispute this) then, when threatened with arrest, went on the lam for 16 years. To continue with your YouTube experience, please fill out the form below. Multiple law enforcement sources tell US media. Some were rival gang members, some were suspected to be F. This biography profiles his childhood, crime, life and timeline. BOSTON (WHDH/AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America’s most wanted men.