• SHARE

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government should take swift measures to prevent crimes against children, an advisory panel said Friday.

The advisory panel, chaired by Masahide Maeda, professor of criminal law at Tokyo Metropolitan University, submitted its report to Tokyo Vice Gov. Yutaka Takehana.

The panel also called on the metro government to take measures to curb juvenile delinquency in the capital.

Takehana responded that the metro government will focus on reducing juvenile delinquency in cooperation with schools.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW