Lindo Giacopuzzi



Age: 102


Summary: the last surviving member of the LAPD's famed "Gangster Squad" who served on the legendary task force that tackled widespread organized crime in the city during the 1940's and 1950's, who helped take down notorious gangster Mickey Cohen and handled the Bugsy Siegel murder while there, but who often shared stories of his days as an LAPD sergeant and had a big influence on the 2012 book that became a 2013 blockbuster film.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: April 6, 1916


Died: July 8, 2018


Location: Tarzana, California