Former Calabrian mayor arrested in mafia operation
Rocco Palermo linked to 'Ndrangheta clan04 September, 10:32
Rocco Palermo, 52, is suspected of links with Cosimo Alvaro, who is considered the head of the Alvaro clan of the 'Ndrangheta. Palermo was also arrested in June 2010 as part of another mafia operation by the authorities. Following that arrest, the San Procopio town council was dissolved by the government in December 2010 for mafia infiltration.