Category:James Joseph Bulger

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English: James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. (born September 3, 1929) is an alleged serial murderer, an alleged pedophile and a former organized crime figure from Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Local folklore at the time depicted Bulger as a Robin Hood–style social bandit dedicated to protecting the neighborhood and its residents. Bulger allegedly masterminded a protection racket targeting drug kingpins and those running illegal gambling operations. Based upon the testimony of former associates, Federal prosecutors have indicted Bulger for 19 murders.