Latest Law enforcement in Japan Stories

2012-06-25 20:47:19

Offenders with mental health problems need improved and on-going access to health care.

2012-05-25 10:29:30

As the Supreme Court considers whether to further limit sentences given to juveniles, new research by Stanford psychologists shows how an offender's race shifts people's support for severe punishment.

2010-05-03 08:56:00

In the news release, Indiana Prison Uses Talent Contest to Rehab Offenders, issued 03-May-2010 by Indiana Department of Correction over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the Note to Editors should read, "To view and download b-roll footage and photos from The Redemption Project: Inmates Got Talent, which can be used by media and journalists in developing their news stories visit www.inmatesgottalent.com/media." The complete, corrected release follows: Indiana Prison Uses...

2010-05-03 08:15:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Doin' Time Entertainment LLC, in conjunction with the Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC), announced today that it has used a creative approach toward reducing recidivism, a talent contest to rehabilitate offenders at one of Indiana's prisons.

2009-09-16 11:18:42

Parolees with a gambling habit may resort to criminal activities and substance abuse when they are released from prison if there are few community supports to help them re-integrate, a University of Alberta study has concluded.

2008-10-08 09:30:00

By MARI YAMAGUCHI By Mari Yamaguchi The Associated Press TOKYO Police said they have apprehended a Western man who went skinny dipping in a moat ringing the Imperial Palace and attracted a huge crowd in one of the capital's main business district s.

2008-08-12 15:00:35

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Tokyo, Aug. 12 Kyodo - Police on Tuesday arrested a 36-year-old former policeman armed with a Japanese sword after he threw at the US Embassy in Tokyo a bottle containing a message of protest over US policy on North Korea, they said.

2008-06-16 09:00:25

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Tokyo, 16 June - Police have arrested three people on suspicion of threatening via electronic bulletin boards to carry out attacks, including murder, since the 8 June stabbing spree in Tokyo's Akihabara district, the National Police Agency said Monday.

2006-08-25 01:31:35

TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo police on Friday arrested five executives from a Japanese company suspected of exporting devices that could be used in producing nuclear weapons, one of which was discovered in Libya, Japanese media said.

2006-03-10 01:39:45

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese police are investigating two separate cases of suspected group suicide after nine people were found dead in parked cars, the latest in a series of such cases.

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  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.