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This 12 April, 1971 file photo shows James "Jimmy" Hoffa. (Credit: JERRY SISKIND/AFP/Getty Images)

40 Years Later, Jimmy Hoffa’s Disappearance Remains A Mystery

One of Detroit’s — and arguably America’s — most fascinating missing persons cases unfolded 40 years ago today.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2015

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Nothing Found: Hoffa Dig Ends In Disappointment

The latest chapter in the search for labor leader Jimmy Hoffa’s remains has ended in defeat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

An FBI trailer is seen leaving an Oakland Twp. property where investigators had been searching for Jimmy Hoffa's remains. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

FBI Says No Tie Between NY And Hoffa Mich. Dig

The FBI says there’s no connection between a Michigan search for the remains of Jimmy Hoffa and another dig in New York City.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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Cadaver Dog Reacts To ‘Hit’ At Hoffa Dig Site

Excitement is rising in the hunt for labor leader Jimmy Hoffa’s remains after a cadaver dog reacted to a “hit” on something at the dig site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2013

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Searching For Hoffa: Investigators Find Suspicious Concrete Slab

Federal agents searching for the body of former Teamsters chief Jimmy Hoffa believe they are about to crack one of America’s biggest unsolved mysteries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2013

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Feds Digging In Oakland Township Searching For Hoffa’s Remains

Federal agents are digging up a field in Northern Oakland Township in hopes of finding the remains of Jimmy Hoffa.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

Jimmy Hoffa. (File Photo)

Mob Underboss Anthony Zerilli Says Hoffa Left In Shallow Grave

Local mob expert Scott Burnstein thinks this is the biggest break in the Hoffa case since the union boss’ disappearance.”This is someone who definitely could have intimate knowledge of what happened.”

CBS Detroit–01/14/2013


Tony Tocco, Aquitted In Detroit’s Biggest Mob Case, Dies On The East Side

Anthony “Tony” Joseph Tocco, of Chesterfield Township, the only person aquitted in a major Detroit mob case from 1996, has died. He was 80 years old.

CBS Detroit–02/03/2012

Jimmy Hoffa. (File Photo)

Hoffa Disappearance Still A Mystery

Former Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa went to lunch on July 30, 1975 at the Machus Red Fox in Bloomfield Hills … and was never heard from again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2011