Jimmy Hoffa

Jimmy Hoffa in 1957. (credit: AL MUTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Jimmy Hoffa’s Fate Remains a Mystery; FBI Ends Search

The FBI says it has found no sign of the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa and is ending a dig in suburban Detroit.


Jimmy Hoffa in 1957. (credit: AL MUTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Mafia Tip Triggers New Search for Jimmy Hoffa

The FBI saw enough merit in a reputed Mafia captain’s tip to once again break out the digging equipment to search for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, last seen alive before a lunch meeting with two mobsters nearly 40 years ago.


OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, MI - JUNE 17:  FBI agents direct a vehicle carrying digging machinery to a field to dig for the possible remains of former Teamsters union president Jimmy Hoffa June 17, 2013 in Oakland Township, Michigan. The agents were acting on a tip provided by Tony Zerilli, 85, a former mobster, who was released from prison in 2008. Hoffa, who had reported ties to organized crime, went missing in July of 1975. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

On the Search for Jimmy Hoffa

Federal agents revived the hunt for the remains of Jimmy Hoffa on Monday, bringing excavation equipment to a field in suburban Detroit where a reputed Mafia captain says the Teamsters boss’ body was buried.


Crime scene tape marks off the site where a tipster reported to police that the body of former Teamster's union boss Jimmy Hoffa may be buried (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Latest Possible Hoffa Burial Site Draws Visitors

Giants Stadium. A Florida swamp. Underneath a backyard pool in Michigan.