News from Saitama

Saitama: Justice ministry staffer fatally stabbed by husband

Suspect and his wife were living apart, police said

2 weeks ago

Saitama: Woman, husband arrested after death of daughter, 4, due to hypothermia

Woman said, 'I was under stress since my husband did not provide help at home'

2 weeks ago

Bangladeshi nationals suspected in convenience store robberies

One perpetrator wielded a knife inside an outlet of Lawson in Moroyama early Wednesday

3 weeks ago

Saitama: Woman, 71, strangled husband before apparent suicide attempt

Suspect said, ‘I was worn out from nursing my husband’

3 weeks ago

Saitama: 6,400 masks stolen from Konosu salon

Masks went missing from a storage room on February 27, police said

4 weeks ago

Saitama: Woman arrested for dumping newborn’s corpse in toilet

Suspect said, ‘I didn't have enough money to raise the child’

4 weeks ago

Saitama: Man, 30, wore cop party costume in robbery of golf store

Suspect said, 'By whatever means, I needed to acquire a lot of money'

1 month ago

Saitama: Elementary school teacher accused of paying girl for sex

Suspect told police, 'With girls around middle-school age, I can't control my sexual desire'

1 month ago

Saitama cops: Missing man whose corpse found at rail station likely hit by freight train

Man was out drinking just before he was probably hit by a freight train

1 month ago

Saitama: Gov. official managing returnees from Wuhan found dead in apparent suicide

Police believe the official leaped to his death from a dormitory

2 months ago