How Did Al Capone Rise To Power

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Operations, Public and Governmental Affairs, Science and Technology and Strategic Intelligence and Information. Alphonse Gabriel Capone better known as Al Capone was one of the most notorious gangsters to rise to power during the Prohibition era. Salvicek claims that in this era for a little over thirteen years, it was illegal to buy, sale or transport any beverages containing alcohol, business owner and manufacturers who dealt with any aspect of alcohol were forced to shut down( 2009, 1). This act alone would pave the way for criminals in the organized-crime family as prices for alcohol would double for those willing to sale it (Slavicek 2009, 65). Eliot Ness a young special agent from the Bureau of Prohibition and part of the Alcohol

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