Oct 7, 2015

Ex-aide to LDP's Noda arrested for stimulant use

A former private secretary for Liberal Democratic Party lawmaker Takeshi Noda has been arrested on suspicion of using a strong stimulant whose main ingredient is amphetamine or methamphetamine, it was learned Wednesday. Hisato Fujiki, 39, was arrested on Oct. 1 by the Kumamoto Prefectural ...

Mar 25, 2015

Former senior Mizuho Bank employee arrested over fraud

Police arrest former senior Mizuho Bank employee Mikio Oikawa and two others on suspicion of defrauding a doctor out of ¥115 million, with authorities suspecting Oikawa may have also swindled dozens of others out of billions of yen.

Wealthy N.Y. eccentric arrested on LA murder warrant

Mar 16, 2015

Wealthy N.Y. eccentric arrested on LA murder warrant

Robert Durst, a wealthy eccentric linked to two killings and his wife’s disappearance, was arrested on a murder warrant just before Sunday’s finale in a serial TV documentary about his life. Durst was arrested by FBI agents Saturday at a J.W. Marriott hotel in ...