POLICE OF JAPAN 2014 [FULL TEXT]

 

 

CONTENTS

 

ORGANIZATION & RESOURCES

1. Responsibilities                                                 1

2. History                                                      1

3. Organization                                                   1

4. Human Resources                                                   5

5. Budget                                                       7

6. Equipment                                                    7

7. Support for Crime Victims                                        8

 

COMMUNITY SAFETY

1. Community Police                                                  9

 2. Crime Prevention                                               10

 3. Sound Growth of Amusement Business                                  11

 4. Control of Offenses Related to Public Morals                          12

 5. Countermeasures against Economic Crimes                      12

 6. Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency & Sound Development of Youth        13

 7. Countermeasures against Cybercrime                                 15

 

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

  1. Crime Situation                                                    17

  2. Fight Against Organized Crime                                          18

  3. Firearms Control                                                    19

  4. Drug Control                                                        19

  5. Prevention of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing       21

  6. Fight against Crime Infrastructure                                     21

 

TRAFFIC POLICE

  1. Trends                                                               22

   2. Enforcement                                                            22

  3. ITS Developed by the Japanese Police                               23

  4. Driver’s License                                                        23

  5. Promotion of Traffic Safety Education and Campaigns       24

 

SECURITY POLICE

  1. Current Situation                                                     25

  2. Various Activities                                                    27

   3. The Crisis Management System after the Great East Japan Earthquake    28

 

POLICE SCIENCE & INFO-COMMUNICATIONS

   1. Police Info-Communications                                       29

   2. Criminal Identification                                            31

   3. National Research Institute of Police Science                      32

 

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

      1. Technical Assistance                                            34

    2. International Cooperation in the Fight against Transnational Crime    35

 

Appendices

      1. Number ofJuveniles Penal Code Offenders (2012)                      37

      2. Number of Penal Code Offenses Reported and Cleared (2009-2012)   38

      3. Number of Violations of Acts related to Road and Traffic           39