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For cut-rate sex in Tokyo, you get what you pay for

For cut-rate sex in Tokyo, you get what you pay for

A nationwide 'delivery health' chain was found to be misrepresenting its female employees on its Web site…

Tokyo police raid Yamaguchi-gumi HQ in Sapporo over drug sales to Aska

Tokyo police raid Yamaguchi-gumi HQ in Sapporo over drug sales to Aska

Approximately 70 officers entered the headquarters of the Fukushima Rengo, a group affiliated with the Yamaguchi-gumi's Kodo-kai…

Osaka civic employee used ¥40 million in illegal funds to ‘impress female sex workers’

Osaka civic employee used  ¥40 million in illegal funds to ‘impress female sex workers’

Hiroaki Izumigawa is under prosecution at the Osaka District Court on embezzlement and fraud charges…

Tokyo police targeting the school girl ‘Holy Land’ of Takadanobaba

Tokyo police targeting the school girl ‘Holy Land’ of  Takadanobaba

The home to Waseda University, once where girls sold their used underwear, is a target of renewed police scrutiny…

Tokyo cops arrest ex-yakuza for selling drugs to musician Aska

Tokyo cops arrest ex-yakuza for selling drugs to musician Aska

Police allege a former Yamaguchi-gumi member sold 3 grams of stimulant drugs to the singer in 2012…

Osaka cop accused of strangling girlfriend who threatened to leak affair to wife

Osaka cop accused of strangling girlfriend who threatened to leak affair to wife

Head patrol officer Takashi Mizuuchi is alleged to have strangled his girlfriend with a belt on Saturday morning…

Troubled relationship ends in grisly murder in Kanagawa

Troubled relationship ends in grisly murder in Kanagawa

On November 5, police discovered the body of Ayana Yoshida lying atop two futons wrapped in a plastic sheet…

Narita realtor busted for leasing hotel rooms used in prostitution

Narita realtor busted for leasing hotel rooms used in prostitution

Police allege that the 'delivery health' service Honey Drippers utilized 8 rooms inside love hotel Festa …

Yamaguchi-gumi marks 100 years of crime

Yamaguchi-gumi marks 100 years of crime

Upper members of Japan's largest organized crime group celebrated a century since its founding and the birthday of top boss Shinobu Tsukasa…

Saitama detective used fake search docs to get addresses of sex workers

Saitama detective used fake search docs to get addresses of sex workers

The detective fabricated search documents to obtain the names and addresses of sex workers…

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