« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Fugitive Boston mob boss 'Whitey' Bulger arrested in California

Published 06/23/2011, Associated Press

James "Whitey" Bulger, nicknamed for his shock of bright platinum hair, grew up in a gritty South Boston housing project and went on to become Boston's most notorious gangster. Bulger has been the subject of several books and was an inspiration for the 2006 Martin Scorsese Academy Award-winning film, "The Departed" and the character played by Jack Nicholson. Watch video report at bottom of article.

Word count: 1440

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.


Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.