Created by Lepke Buchalter and overseen by Albert Anastasia Murder incorporated quickly became the enforcement arm for Lucky Luciano finally. This group consisted of mostly Jewish hitters with some Italians as well.
Yakuza family portrait This is not a Yakuza family - it’s a tattoo club. Horiyoshi III (front row, from left) quit the Yakuza when he was much younger than he is in this photo. Not all heavily tattooed Japanese people are criminals