Glimco's criminal career began about the same time as his departure from school.
By the time he was 18, he had been arrested five times and convicted twice for disorderly conduct and once for larceny (receiving six months to a year's probation each time).
He was considered "Chicago's top labor racketeer" in the 1950s.
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Hanley told Abata to put Glimco on the payroll; intimidated, Abata made Glimco the division's executive director.
Glimco attended a meeting of top Chicago Outfit leaders at the home of Tony Accardo in April 1952, and a meeting of the Outfit's top labor racketeers at the home of Murray "The Camel" Humphreys (who supervised the Outfit's labor activities) in 1953.
By 1930, he had become an established "labor slugger," assaulting or threatening to assault union members or employers in order to help organized crime gain control of labor unions.
Soon thereafter, Glimco became a protégé of William J.