Tokyo police arrest 13 in Shibuya after Halloween mayhem

National Nov 1, 2018

Tokyo police arrest 13 in Shibuya after Halloween mayhem

Police arrested 13 people between Wednesday and Thursday in Tokyo's Shibuya Ward for alleged groping, assault and theft as a massive crowd of Halloween revelers swamped the district. The 13 arrested were men ranging from their teens to their 40s, the police said. Several hundred police ...

Fire breaks out in Tokyo's Shibuya as Halloween crowds converge

National Oct 31, 2018

Fire breaks out in Tokyo's Shibuya as Halloween crowds converge

A rooftop fire broke out in Tokyo's crowded Shibuya Ward on Wednesday evening, as revelers flocked to the Halloween mecca for a massive annual street party. Firefighters were working to extinguish the blaze, which occurred at a building near a police box on the area's ...

The stuff of nightmares on parade at Kawasaki Halloween 2018

Life / Images Oct 29, 2018

The stuff of nightmares on parade at Kawasaki Halloween 2018

As with any good Halloween event, the massive one in Kawasaki on Sunday conjured up the stuff of nightmares and fantasies, but also celebrated creativity and ingenuity. In the 22nd incarnation of this hallowed tradition, around 2,200 people paraded on the streets of Kawasaki, many ...