Man claiming to be ‘undergoing test for coronavirus’ touched school girl in Kokubunji

After the girl let out a scream, he fled the scene, police said

3 days ago

Yakuza not prosecuted for peddling counterfeit bills

Police believed the gang member was behind at least 50 other incidents that took place in the Tokyo metropolitan area…

3 days ago

Foreign affairs ministry staffer accused of paying girl for sex

Suspect met the girl via a social-networking service

3 days ago

Tokyo: Man, 39, accused of molesting woman in ‘umbrella’ ruse

Suspect was not acquainted with the woman at the time of the incident, police said

3 days ago

Tokyo: Man, 29, accused of molesting girl in Sumida

Suspect told police, 'I could not control my sexual desire'

3 days ago

Yakuza among 9 nabbed for murder of man whose corpse found buried in mountains

On March 11, police found the victim’s body buried in a mountainous area of Fukuchiyama City, Kyoto Prefecture

3 days ago

Man falsely claiming to be ‘positive for corona’ arrested in Nagoya drugstore

Suspect is believed to have carried out the crime after becoming angry when he was unable to buy breathing masks

3 days ago

Okinawa: Man, 80, sets fire to real estate office after ‘trouble’

Suspect used a cigarette lighter and gasoline to carry out the crime, police said

4 days ago

Chiba: Fireman accused of raping, robbing university student

The incident took place while the victim was commuting home

4 days ago

Okinawa: Man, 59, arrested after corpse of woman found in car

Suspect admitted to killing the woman but denied having the intent to kill, police said

4 days ago