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Jamaican Drug Posses – Part 2

In this episode retired Sergeant David Starbuck tells us how the Kansas City Jamaican Task Force became known as the Black Hole posse in Jamaica and south Florida. Because of the many Jamaican crack houses... Read More
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Jamaican Drug Posses – Part 1

Kansas City once was once the home of a powerful Mafia family before it became the stronghold of a Jamaican Drug Posse. The Strawman prosecutions for skimming from Las Vegas casinos sent all the bosses... Read More
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Murder in McHenry – Paul Scharff – Part 3

In Part 3, Paul Scharff tells about his struggle to help clean up the McHenry County Sheriff’s office and elect a new sheriff. Paul runs into reluctance on the part of the sitting sheriff and... Read More
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Murder in McHenry – Paul Scharff – Part 2

In Part 2, our special guest, Paul Scharff tells about his first contact with the McHenry County Sheriff’s Investigator. Paul learns they have never looked at Larry “Lurch” Neumann. When Paul first contacts the Sheriff’s... Read More
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Murder in McHenry – Paul Scharff – Part 1

In 1981, 10 year old Paul Scharff was awakened and told the news that his father, Ron Scharff, was killed by unknown persons at his McHenry County neighborhood tavern. Twenty-eight years later, Paul receives a... Read More