Al Sharpton An FBI Informant: 10 Things We Learned Of His Dime Dropping
Sharpton’s Gift Of Gab Allowed Him Great Access
Investigators representing both the FBI and the New York Police Department recall how the 59-year-old Civil Rights activist “deftly extracted” information from wise guys. One particular recount comes in the form of when Sharpton, armed with his wired briefcase, recorded a wide range of mob business from “shylocking and extortions to death threats”. As the Genovese mafioso expounded on these topics, Sharpton and his customized Hartman briefcase recorded every word.