The Sonny Red Crew was a Crew in the Bonnano Crime Family who were led by Alphonse "Sonny Red" Indelicato. they were the rivals of the Sonny Black Crew led by Dominick "Sonny Black" Napolitano and fought them for leadership of the Bonnano crime family. the story of the Sonny Black/Sonny Red rivalry was made into the 1997 film Donnie Brasco.
After Carmine Galante was killed the Bonnano crime family split into two factions. The "Sonny Black Crew" led by Capo Dominick Napolitano they supported Boss Phillip Rastelli and The "Sonny Red Crew" led by Alphonse Indelicato they didn't support Rastelli and wanted to seize control of the family themselves. this crew lost the Bonnano civil war on May 5th 1981 when the Sonny Black Crew murdered the leaders of the faction: Indelicato, Trinchera and Giaccone in the basement of the 20/20 nightclub owned by Gambino Crime Family member Salvatore Gravano.
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