Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Audio
Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25xplosive allegations of organized crime's power in Quebec dominated the headlines again this week. So far at the at The Charbonneau inquiry we've been hearing a lot about the Cosa Nostra group which has strong ties to Sicily. But now another name is emerging -- The 'Ndrangheta. And their power base is in Calabria, the toe of Italy's boot. The organized crime group dominates in Europe and now we're learning just how much power and pull they have in Ontario. We'll dig deeper with mob watcher Antonio Nicaso and former RCMP chief superintendent Ben Soave.
May 27, 2013 | 7:32Homerun Charbonneau Commission Audio
Homerun Charbonneau Commission May 27, 2013 | 7:32Today at the Charbonneau Commission, retired construction entrepreneur Gilles Théberge suggested a system of corruption and collusion in Laval was controlled by former mayor Gilles Vaillancourt. Reporter Steve Rukavina speaks to Homerun host Sue Smith.
Oct 3, 2012 | 22:00The Current Allegations of corruption in the Quebec construction industry Audio
The Current Allegations of corruption in the Quebec construction industry Oct 3, 2012 | 22:00Who needs The Wire? Or the latest blockbuster featuring organized crime? You can be forgiven for thinking you're watching the plot of an epic movie unfolding in Montreal these days as the televised hearings of the Charbonneau Commission hear about kickbacks, meetings with crime bosses and wads of money stuffed in socks.
Oct 19, 2012 | 7:47Daybreak Montreal Charbonneau Commission update Audio
Daybreak Montreal Charbonneau Commission update Oct 19, 2012 | 7:47Former city engineer Gilles Surprenant admitted to the Charbonneau Commission that he took $600 000 in kickbacks over the last ten years. CBC legal affairs reporter Ivan Slobod looks into the testimony Surprenant gave Thursday.
Oct 25, 2012 | 10:03Daybreak Montreal Laval mayor steps aside Audio
Daybreak Montreal Laval mayor steps aside Oct 25, 2012 | 10:03Laval Mayor Gilles Vaillancourt has stepped aside temporarily for health reasons, following anti-corruption squad raids on his financial institution holdings. Mike Finnerty speaks with Radio-Canada reporter Christian Latreille and Laval opposition candidate Robert Bordeleau.