In December 1995, three key members of the infamous Essex Boys firm were executed in their Range Rover after being lured to a deserted farm track by the promise of a lucrative drug deal. The police predicted that the void left as a result of the murders would cause a gangland war that would extend across London and much of the south-east. ssex Boys, The New Generation tells the chilling true story of the gang that destroyed everything that stood in their way to take control of their fallen predecessors drug empire. With their reputation for ruthless violence firmly established following the brutal shooting of an innocent family in their own home, the gang expanded and protected their drug-dealing operation with a terrifying combination of bloodshed and intimidation. n February 2001, tensions within their circle boiled over and resulted in one member being shot dead. The police investigation that followed was met with a wall of silence and for three years it seemed as if the case would remain unsolved. A leading member of the gang was eventually charged, but as his trial began he accused an associate of the crime and unexpectedly became the prosecution s star witness. Despite th
Bernard O'Mahoney is also the author of the bestselling Essex Boys, The Dream Solution, Bonded by Blood and Wannabe in my Gang?