News from Japan’s second-largest city

Bosozoku bikers nabbed for Yokohama ride

Eight members of the gang weaved their way between Kanagawa and Tsurumi wards last December

2 days ago

Discovery of love triangle likely cause of fatal stabbing in Yokohama

Murder suspect said, ‘ Since there was a man inside the residence of my girlfriend, I stabbed him’

2 weeks ago

Male company employee, 29, fatally stabs man in Yokohama; woman also hurt

Victim was found collapsed in a large pool of blood

2 weeks ago

Man fatally stabs older brother in Yokohama

In carrying out the attack, the suspect jumped atop his brother as he wielded a knife

1 month ago

Married woman, 40, acknowledges sex with middle school boy

Maho Hojo said, 'There were no romantic feelings'

1 month ago

Man wielded gun in Yokohama post office robbery

Suspect told police that he does ‘not recall’ the matter

2 months ago

Man stabs real estate agent in Yokohama, steals her car

Suspect said, 'I thought I could snatch the money if I killed her'

3 months ago

Male company employee, 56, arrested over fatal assault in Yokohama

Suspect told police, 'I bumped my arm with the arm of someone I don't know'

4 months ago

Kanagawa: Man found collapsed at JR Kannai Station later dies

Police are now examining security camera footage for clues in the case

4 months ago

Kanagawa: School girl apparently broadcasts own suicide on social media

Smartphone believed to belong to the girl was found on a bench at Seya Station

6 months ago