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Port Newark, New Jersey State Police and N.Y. & N.J. Waterfront Commission agents raid the Ironbound Intermodal Industries in Port Newark and confiscated records, in this 1998 photo. The company, which repairs shipping containers, is believed to be controlled by organized crime.

In a  crackdown by the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor on organized crime and the Mafia, Genovese Crime Family soldier, Joseph Queli , and his wife, Regina Queli,  have been indicted on state charges, including money laundering and tax evasion.. Writes Steve Strunsky/The Star-Ledger

 The nine-count indictment, unsealed today in Superior Court in Trenton, charges Joseph Queli, 64, of Wall, and Nicholas Bergamotto, 63, of Newark, with conspiring to lend money to dockworkers at interest rates of up to 156 percent, and extorting payments under the threat of violence To read More  Click here: Wall couple, Newark man are indicted on charges of money laundering, extortion at waterfront |