Behind the Hollywood legend portrayed by Robert Stack and Kevin Costner is a fascinating and highly effective lawman whose courage and cunning helped the federal government bring down Scarface Al Capone in gangland Chicago.
Ness went on to enjoy a successful law enforcement career in Cleveland, ridding the city of corrupt cops and organized crime figures.
You've heard the legend; now learn the REAL STORY.
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Eliot Ness (1903-1957) is popularly known as a vice-battling paragon of integrity--the man who put Al Capone out of business. This image, Heimel (High Wire Angel: The Angel Wallenda Story, 1993) showsFeb 02 1997 | Read Full Review of Eliot Ness: The Real Story
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