Over a dozen suspected mobsters arrested in nationwide raids
Three linked to 2013 Rome boss murder, 50 mn euros seized08 January, 12:06
Meanwhile police in the Calabrian city of Lamezia Terme seized assets worth 50 million euros from businessman Giuseppe Trichilo, already convicted for mafia ties. In Milan, 10 people said to manage club bouncers throughout the city were put in custody, charged with extorsion.
Among them were presumed boss Agostino Catanzariti, who allegedly forced club owners to pay protection money.
With its stranglehold of the European cocaine trade, the 'Ndrangheta is Italy's richest and most powerful mafia.