Nicholas Santora

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Judge Rejects Request To Dismiss Indictments Against Reputed Bonanno Crime Family Members

Nicholas “Nicky Mouth” Santora, the alleged underboss of the organization, appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court with seven co-defedants facing charges of extortion, loan-sharking, gambling and drug dealing.


Manhattan Supreme Court (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Reputed Bonanno Boss Arraigned On New Charges

Nicholas Santora is accused of trafficking narcotics, extorting victims, loan-sharking and running an offshore Internet gambling operation.


Guns prosecutors said were seized from the homes of alleged members of the Bonanno crime family (credit: Manhattan District Attorney's Office)

DA: Members Of Bonanno Crime Crew Indicted In NYC Mob Crackdown

A two-year investigation dismantled one crew of the family, including a captain, two capos, a soldier and several associates, Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance Jr. said.