Camorra soccer-betting scheme busted
Three million euros seized, 38 arrested22 April, 12:15
Three million euros of assets were also seized.
The orders - carried out in the regions of Campania, Calabria, Puglia, Sicily - were the fruit of a probe into an illegal online system of soccer betting allegedly controlled by the Casalesi clan of the Neapolitan mafia, the Camorra. Investigators found what they believe was a complex, sophisticated online platform adapted from the electronic system used by legal companies.
The suspects faces charges of mafia association and conspiracy to conduct illegal gaming and betting.