Lucchese Crime Family are one of the Five Families in New York City since the 1920's. Henry Hill was an Associate of the Family since 1955. Jimmy Burke was also an Associate and was greedy and powerful like a Caporegime which was perfect. Thomas DeSimone worked for the Family the same time as Hill and was killed during a chance to become a Soldato for revenge for Billy Bats. Paul Vario was a Caporegime for the Family and started his own crew since the early 1950's. Hill turned Government and Ratted out on Burke and Vario and other members of the Lucchese crime family.