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Police raid yakuza offices across Japan over ATM fraud

/ Feb 26, 2018

Police raid yakuza offices across Japan over ATM fraud

Police have launched a series of raids at locations linked to yakuza crime syndicates over their alleged organized involvement in simultaneous fraudulent ATM withdrawals totaling ¥1.8 billion in 2016. The raids Monday covered five offices of yakuza groups, including the headquarters of the Yamaguchi-gumi in ...

Tattoos lead Thai police to Japanese yakuza murder suspect

Jan 11, 2018

Tattoos lead Thai police to Japanese yakuza murder suspect

A 74-year-old Japanese man accused of a gang murder in Japan 15 years ago has been arrested in Thailand after pictures of his tattoos went viral on social media, Thai police said on Thursday. Shigeharu Shirai was arrested Wednesday evening in Lopburi province, 150 kilometers ...