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National Police Agency for Japan

Extradited-Suspect

Arrest and extradition of international fugitive

Japan’s National Police Agency (NPA) supervises and controls the police activities of 47 Prefectural Police Departments, including the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department.  The NPA is made up of about 7,800 officials, including 2,100 police officers, 900 Imperial Guards and 4,800 civilians.

The NPA is headed by a Commissioner General who is appointed by the National Public Safety Commission (NPSC) with the approval of the Prime Minister. The NPSC is made up of a Chairman (who holds the rank of Minister of State), and five other members.  It administers the NPA and guarantees the neutrality of the police.

NPA duties include:

  • international crime investigations;
  • criminal identification;
  • dealing with natural disasters, emergencies and civil unrest;
  • imperial guard (protection of the Japanese imperial families);
  • police communications;
  • police inspection;
  • police training;
  • tackling organized crime;
  • vehicle and road administration.

INTERPOL Tokyo

The INTERPOL National Central Bureau for Japan is part of the Organized Crime Department of the NPA’s Crime Investigations Bureau. Made up of seven units, staffed by almost 50 officers and located at the NPA Headquarters, INTERPOL Tokyo is responsible for domestic investigations requiring outreach with law enforcement agencies in INTERPOL member countries.

INTERPOL Tokyo works closely with INTERPOL member countries in locating fugitives and in preventing and investigating transnational crime.  With criminal organizations perpetrating crime on a global scale, INTERPOL Tokyo works with law enforcement across the globe, carrying out regular transnational operations with other member countries.

INTERPOL Tokyo regularly hosts international conferences for the benefit of the INTERPOL community, especially with its partners in Asia and the Pacific.

INTERPOL Tokyo in action
15 febrero 2017

Virtual crimes provide real experience in INTERPOL Digital Security Challenge

TOKYO, Japan – Cybercrime investigators from Africa, the Americas and Asia have taken part in INTERPOL’s Digital Security Challenge to develop their skills in tackling real crimes in the virtual world.The three-day (13 – 15 February) exercise saw participants from 10 countries divided into six teams competing against each other, and the clock, to solve a...
14 febrero 2017

Japan child sex abuse network ringleader identified via INTERPOL is jailed

KYOTO, Japan – The ringleader of a child sex abuse network in Kyoto, identified via INTERPOL’s International Child Sexual Exploitation (ICSE) database, has been sentenced to eight years after being found guilty of charges including child prostitution and forcible indecency.The conviction of the 28-year-old follows a global investigation which began in 201...
09 junio 2016

INTERPOL lanza una operación contra la venta en línea de medicamentos y productos falsos

LYON (Francia) - Medicinas falsas para el tratamiento del cáncer, equipos de diagnóstico del VIH y la diabetes de calidad insuficiente, material odontológico falsificado y equipos quirúrgicos ilícitos son solo algunos de los fármacos y artículos potencialmente mortales incautados en el marco de la operación PANGEA IX de INTERPOL.Esta operación, dirigida c...
03 septiembre 2015

Japan INTERPOL Purple notice brings arrest of two international jewel thieves

TOKYO, Japan – As a result of the worldwide circulation of an INTERPOL Purple Notice, the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department arrested two Chinese suspects on 20 August at Narita Airport for stealing just months earlier a diamond ring valued at USD 170,000.Footage from a Tokyo jeweller’s security camera enabled the INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB)...
18 diciembre 2012

INTERPOL y la empresa NEC firman un acuerdo de colaboración para mejorar la ciberseguridad

Tokio (Japón) – Con el fin de fortalecer la lucha mundial contra la ciberdelincuencia, INTERPOL y la empresa japonesa NEC Corporation han firmado hoy un acuerdo de colaboración por el que esta empresa se compromete a ofrecer a la organización mundial de policía una ayuda esencial para desarrollar elementos fundamentales del Centro contra la Delincuencia D...
15 diciembre 2012

Las fuerzas del orden desempeñan un papel esencial en la seguridad nuclear, declara el jefe de INTERPOL en la conferencia ministerial de Fukushima

KORIYAMA (Japón) – El Secretario General de INTERPOL, Ronald Noble, ha hecho hincapié en la función primordial de los organismos encargados de la aplicación de la ley para prestar apoyo a los responsables de la seguridad nuclear, en la estela del accidente nuclear que tuvo lugar en Fukushima a raíz de un tsunami en marzo de 2011.Dirigiéndose a los partici...
08 agosto 2012

Una operación de INTERPOL conduce a la detención del cerebro de una red de contrabando de automóviles que movía millones de euros

LYON (Francia) – El presunto cerebro de una red mundial de contrabando, que, según las estimaciones, desde 2009 había traficado con vehículos deportivos y de lujo valorados en unos seis millones de euros, ha sido detenido a raíz de una operación coordinada por INTERPOL.Este hombre, de nacionalidad rusa, fue capturado en Venecia (Italia), en el marco de la...

Red Notices 2

WATSON
PAUL FRANKLIN
Age today: 66 years old
Nationality: Canada

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MITATE
SHINICHI
Age today: 38 years old
Nationality: Japan

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All wanted persons

Yellow Notices 11

BAKER
BRANDON MASAKI
Age today: 17 years old
Nationality: United states , Japan

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FUKUDA
SERENA
Age today: 12 years old
Nationality: United states , Japan

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All Missing persons

  • 36th INTERPOL General Assembly - 27 September - 4 October 1967 - Kyoto