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Thursday, December 30, 2004

Canadian Organized Crime

Canada Canada's deputy prime minister reports that Canandian organized criminals are moving in to the kiddy porn industry.  In addition, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police reports that criminal supergroups are forming in prison: "Canada's prisons are creating sophisticated new criminal networks among the country's top gangsters -- dubbed "supergroups" -- that are making current policies on organized crime obsolete, warns a federal position paper on the future of the mob."

"Prisons today are a 'melting pot' and we, unintentionally, are facilitating the overt networking of some of the most capable predators in our society," says a paper prepared for the RCMP and Criminal Intelligence Service Canada, which was obtained by the National Post." Here'e the full report. [Jack Chin]

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