The Lawless Years is Cadillac driving, booze fueled, tommy gun blazing stories of cops and gangsters in prohibition era New York. Based on the real life cases of New York City Police Detective Sergeant Barney Ruditsky (who was the technical adviser of the series) who headed up the famed "New York Gangster Squad" and made over 5,000 arrests, taking into custody virtually every prominent criminal operating in the city.
The Timeless Media Group and their new owners at Shout! Factory are preparing a September 25th
release of The Lawless Years - The Complete Series
. This 6-DVD package running approx. 1410 minutes comes with 47 episodes in the original black-and-white, priced at $49.97 SRP. You can pre-order it from Amazon right away, using the button link found here above the package art. Our thanks to readers Jason Bott and to "Stephanie" for their assistance with this story!