Jerry Capeci, a longtime reporter, columnist and author based in New York,
is a frequent guest on network and cable television programs in the U.S. and Canada. He has written scores
of news articles and feature stories about organized crime for newspapers and magazines around the world.
Since 1989, Capeci has written "Gang Land," this
weekly column about organized crime that features exclusive
information and special insight gleaned from a variety of sources, including public and not-so-public documents,
law enforcement officials and underworld sources.
In January 2005, Capeci wrote
"The Complete Idiot's Guide to The Mafia, Second Edition," a comprehensive 444 page treatise on The Mafia. an anthology of some of his best columns.
In May 2004, he wrote
"Wiseguys Say The Darndest Things, The Quotable Mafia," a collection of funny, and often frightening words
culled from a litany of official and unofficial sources.
In 2003, Alpha Books published
"Jerry Capeci's Gang Land: Fifteen Years of Covering the Mafia,"
On July 10, 2002, Capeci co-authored
"Mob Star: The Story of John Gotti," the only book that tells the complete Gotti saga - his treacherous rise to
the top, his strutting reign, defiant downfall, and death in prison.
Capeci has also co-authored two other books about the Mafia that are available at Amazon,
"Gotti: Rise and Fall" and