Crime

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

“I’m out. I won’t be called,” Mickelson said, without saying how he knows that.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Talks FBI Investigation of Wichita Poker Pro

Former U.S. Attorney Randy Rathbun told KWCH12 Wednesday some cases can take months to present to a grand jury.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/23/2017

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Gambling Debts and Prostitutes Take Center Stage at Billy Walters Trial

Witness also testifies to stealing from a battered women's charity

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Lufthansa Heist Suspect, John Gotti Grandson Busted in Latest Mob Takedown

Gotti grandson already behind bars for eight years on drug charges

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/22/2017

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

Star Witness Tells of Giving Insider Tips to Betting Pro Billy Walters

The former chairman of Dean Foods told jurors at a criminal trial Tuesday that he fed secrets about the company to a professional gambler for over seven years

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Did the FBI Wiretap Russian Poker Pro in Trump Tower?

Almost completely forgotten is what happened to Trump’s tenants in Apartments 63A and B, reportedly just below the president’s three-story penthouse

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Police Officer Guns Down Knife Wielding Assailant at Casino

Suspect refused to obey orders according to police

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/21/2017

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Billy Walters Insider Trading Trial Revelations: Tipster Bet $150K on Blackjack Hand

Walters is accused of profiting from inside tips he got from former Dean Foods chairman

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

Woman Charged With Embezzling $20K From Flint Child’s Charity for Children

A 53-year-old Flushing, Michigan woman has been charged with obstruction of justice and six counts of felony embezzlement.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Florida Drops Charges Against Attorney Accused of Leading Gambling Ring

Florida is dropping all charges against an attorney accused of leading a $300 million gambling ring that led to the 2013 resignation of Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2017

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

Lawyer Sentenced to Prison for Trying to Kill Sports Handicapper

A lawyer who tried to kill a noted sports handicapper three times has been sentenced to prison, Gambling 911 can exclusively report.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

What Killed the Mob in Western New York?

The Buffalo News features a story this weekend on whatever became of Western New York State’s crime families.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2017

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

79-Year-Old Woman Embezzled Over $1.2 Million for Gambling

Police say a 79-year-old Omaha woman embezzled more than $1.2 million from her employer and blew it gambling at casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2017

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Ring Leader in Dafabet.com Online Gambling Case Sentenced

Defendant sentenced to just under 15 months but most of that was already time served.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2017

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles Inside Casino

Woman Leaves Infant in Running Car While She Gambles in Casino

Baby was left in running unlocked vehicle for over an hour

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2017

Fugitive Mobster Detained Following Facebook Posting

An Italian mobster wanted for nearly 20 years was put behind bars Saturday after being tracked down via Facebook.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/13/2017

Black Friday US Attorney Who Took Down Full Tilt Poker Ousted

Black Friday US Attorney Who Took Down Full Tilt Poker Ousted

Preet Bharara among 46 US Attorneys asked to leave Friday evening.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/11/2017

21 Charged in Vegas Casino Money Laundering Scheme

21 Charged in Vegas Casino Money Laundering Scheme

Defendants used counterfeit cards and stolen credit card numbers and the services of employees from high end Brazilian steak houses

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/10/2017

New Charges Leveled Against Mayor Accused of Hosting Underage Strip Poker Game

The former mayor of Stockton, California, pleaded not guilty to embezzlement, grand theft and money laundering on Monday

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/07/2017

Poker Celeb Danny Masterson Denies Sexual Assault Claims

Poker Celeb Danny Masterson Denies Sexual Assault Claims

Hollywood actor and poker celebrity Danny Masterson has denied sexual assault allegations lodged against him by three women. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/06/2017

Sentencing Delayed for Man Who Tried to Kill Handicapper

Sentencing Delayed for Man Who Tried to Kill Handicapper

Victim tells G911 he’s obtained “Dirty Harry” gun for protection

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/06/2017

Celebrity Poker Player Danny Masterson Investigated Over Alleged Sexual Assaults

Celebrity Poker Player Danny Masterson Investigated Over Alleged Sexual Assaults

Three females have come foward claiming the actor sexually assaulted them.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/05/2017

Man Who Left Casino, Robbed Bank, Then Returned to Gamble Gets Sentenced

Man Who Left Casino to Go Rob Bank Then Returned to Gamble Gets Sentenced

Drug addicted gambler was sentenced to 18 years in prison

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/03/2017

Bodog Founder Calvin Ayre Backs Bitcoin Founder to Patent Technology

Bodog Founder Calvin Ayre Backs Bitcoin Founder to Patent Technology

The two have filed 63 blockchain-related patents last year and 27 this year

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/02/2017

Wichita Eagle Files Motion in Wiretapping Probe of Local Poker Pro

The Wichita Eagle has filed a federal court motion requesting information on the FBI wiretapping of local city businessmen including a big name poker pro.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/01/2017

Feds Seek Pension of Former NFL Player Reggie Rucker Related to Gambling Theft

Feds Seek Pension of Former NFL Player Reggie Rucker Related to Gambling Theft

Federal prosecutors say former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Reggie Rucker owes more than $110,000 for stealing from two charities,

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2017

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Mob Boss Sentenced in Online Gambling Case: Once Threatened to Shoot Reporter

Femia was already serving time in prison for operating an online poker network

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Slain Brother of North Korean Leader Spent Years in Exile Gambling and Drinking

Slain Brother of North Korean Leader Spent Years in Exile Gambling and Drinking

It wasn't what you'd expect of a man once tipped to be the next dictator of North Korea.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2017

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

Absolute Poker Founder Returns to US to Face Charges

On the lam since April 2011, Absolute Poker founder Tom Scott has finally turned himself in to US authorities last week.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/27/2017

Man Who Robbed Elderly Woman of $400 at Casino Caught on Video

Man allegedly swiped woman's casino credits while she was looking away.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/26/2017

Breaking News

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

Phil Mickelson Confirms He Won’t Be Called to Testify in Billy Walters Trial

“I’m out. I won’t be called,” Mickelson said, without saying how he knows that.

Betfair List of Restricted Countries: Includes Germany, France, Portugal

Betfair List of Restricted Countries: Includes Germany, France, Portugal

The full updated list of Betfair restricted countries appear here

Hohes Risiko? Online-Glücksspiel mit Bitcoins

Hohes Risiko? Online-Glücksspiel mit Bitcoins

Bitcoins sind eine sehr kontroverse Form von Online-Währungen, mit sowohl positiven als auch negativen Bewertungen in den Nachrichten. Bitcoin wurde jedoch auf viele verschiedene Arten verwendet.