Mafia Ranks Mar 12, 2009 20:56:45 GMT -6 Quote Select PostDeselect PostLink to PostMemberGive GiftBack to Top Post by Giovanni DiLeonardo on Mar 12, 2009 20:56:45 GMT -6 Mafia Ranks:Don- Also called the CapoFamigilia, is the head of a Mafia family. The Don's power is absolute. SottoCapo- Also called the Underboss. The Underboss is the second-in-command. Consigliere- Also called the Counselor. The Consigliere is a skilled diplomat, who irons out problems inside the family and resolves feuds with other borgatas.Caporegime- Also called the Capodecina. The Caporegime is like a lieutenant, and typically heads a faction of 10 or more soldiers, comprising a "Crew." Soldier- Also called the soldato. The soldier, carries out the day-to-day business of the family. A made member of the Mafia. Enforcer- Also called the Piciotto. The Enforcers are low-ranking soldiers and are known on the street as button-men.Associate- Also called the Giovane D'Honore. The Associates work with the mafia and engage in mafia activities, but they are usually of non-Sicilian or non-Italian descent.