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Tokyo nursing exec busted for fraud, likely funded organized crime

Suspects were arrested on charges related to reimbursement payments for nurses at an elderly care home…

2 Kudo-kai gangsters arrested over illegal TV cards, headquarters raided

2 Kudo-kai gangsters arrested over illegal TV cards, headquarters raided

The two suspects are alleged to have used illegal B-CAS cards that enable the reception of satellite broadcasting channels free of charge…

Organized crime suspected in remittance fraud case

Organized crime suspected in remittance fraud case

A caller impersonating an elderly woman's oldest son asked for 5 million yen…

Yakuza member busted for peddling fake Tiffany necklace

The suspect allegedly sold the counterfeit item to a 38-year-old Tokyo woman last October for 9,500 yen…

Yamaguchi-gumi member arrested for illegal employment at nuclear plant

Yamaguchi-gumi member arrested for illegal employment at nuclear plant

The gangster allegedly dispatched temporary workers to the Takahama Nuclear Power Plant…

Kyoto yakuza member busted for pot cultivation in Ishikawa

Kyoto yakuza member busted for pot cultivation in Ishikawa

Investigators seized 2.3 kilograms of dried cannabis with a reported resale value of 14 million yen…

Ex-yakuza members busted for extortion of Yokohama city councilman

Ex-yakuza members busted for extortion of Yokohama city councilman

Former gang boss and member allegedly attempted to extort a government official for 5 million yen…

Yakuza don’t dump bodies, they burn them

Yakuza don’t dump bodies, they burn them

Gangsters toss corpses in a mix of coal tar and gravel heated to 3,000 degrees centigrade…

Yakuza members defraud Osaka firm in March 11 reconstruction scam

The suspects allegedly posed as employees from a big-name contractor…

Yakuza members arrested for forcing fellow gangster to trim finger

Yakuza members arrested for forcing fellow gangster to trim finger

The victim was forced to remove the little finger of his left hand last year in atonement for a mistake…