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Yakuza in Fukuoka on the decline

Yakuza in Fukuoka on the decline

The number of gangsters in the prefecture totaled 1,560 in 2014, a drop of 170 from the year before…

Osaka again tops in Japan for street crime and indecent assault

Osaka again tops in Japan for street crime and indecent assault

Osaka has lead the nation in incidents of street crime for the 15 straight years…

Kobe Newspaper chief busted for picking up teen hooker

Kobe Newspaper chief busted for picking up teen hooker

The head of the newspaper's Hanshin region allegedly paid 20,000 yen to fondle the chest of a 16-year-old prostitute in 2013…

Sapporo cops bust Susukino hostess club for extorting uni students

Sapporo cops bust Susukino hostess club for extorting uni students

The suspects are accused of threatening two university students over a bill of 235,000 yen…

Ex-Ginza hostess triumphs in dispute with NTV, offered announcer job

Ex-Ginza hostess triumphs in dispute with NTV, offered announcer job

The network had previously deemed Rina Sasazaki as lacking the 'integrity' necessary for an on-air position …

Yamaguchi-gumi top boss sued in Nagoya court for extortion

Yamaguchi-gumi top boss sued in Nagoya court for extortion

A restaurant manager is seeking 32.2 million yen in repayment and compensation from Shinobu Tsukasa for alleged extortion that took place over a 5-year period…

Chiba police arrest Narita airport cop for filming up girl’s skirt

Chiba police arrest Narita airport cop for filming up girl’s skirt

The suspect allegedly shot video inside the skirt of a girl, 18, near JR Tsudanuma Station…

Tokyo police arrest bosozoku leader at Haneda on illegal passport charge

Tokyo police arrest bosozoku leader at Haneda on illegal passport charge

The leader of Dragon allegedly used the name of an acquaintance and concealed a suspended prison sentence in applying for a new passport 4 years ago…

Ex-Ginza hostess offered NTV announcer job after employment dispute

Ex-Ginza hostess offered NTV announcer job after employment dispute

Rina Sasazaki has been offered a job at the network starting in April…

Tokyo vagina artist to fight ‘obscenity’ allegations in court

Tokyo vagina artist to fight ‘obscenity’ allegations in court

Tokyo police earlier this month arrested Megumi Igarashi for displaying a plaster cast of her vagina in an exhibition…