Category:James Joseph Bulger

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 indicted Bulger for 19 murders. In 2013 he was convicted of all charges and is currently serving consecutive life sentences