Investigating the Russian Mafia

Investigating the Russian Mafia

Investigating the Russian Mafia

Joseph D. Serio

Carolina Academic Press

700 Kent Street, Durham, NC 27701

9781594602252, $35.00, www.cap-press.com

The Russian Mob is second perhaps only to the Italian mob in notoriety. “Investigating the Russian Mafia: An Introduction for Students, Law Enforcement, and International Business” is a guide using the Russian mafia as a model for study of a criminal organization. Joe Serio is a man with much experience in Russia and has served in its law enforcement prior to the fall of the Soviet Union. His study is excellent material for anyone looking to best understand the world of organized crime. “Investigating the Russian Mafia” is informative and educational reading, highly recommended for community library and college library Criminology collections.

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