Winter Hill Gang

Howie Winter in Somerville District Court June 8, 2012.

$25,000 Bail For Former Winter Hill Gang Leader Charged In Extortion Plot

Eighty-three-year-old Howie Winter, a predecessor of Whitey Bulger as head of the Winter Hill Gang, was ordered held on $25,000 bail Friday.


James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Whitey Bulger’s Lawyer Pleads For Delay In Trial

J.W. Carney Jr. told U.S. Magistrate Judge Marianne Bowler that it will be “impossible” for him to read hundreds of thousands of documents by Nov. 5.


James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Lawyers Set To Update Judge On Bulger Case

Lawyers for mobster James “Whitey” Bulger are due in court to update a judge on a long-running dispute over evidence turned over to the defense by federal prosecutors.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/14/2012

James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Prosecutor: Bulger Will Try To ‘Manipulate’ System

A federal prosecutor believes the 82-year-old will try to “manipulate the system” so he’s never brought to trial for his alleged role in 19 murders.


US Marshals join search for Whitey Bulger

The FBI has enlisted the help of another federal law enforcement agency in the hunt for fugitive Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger.