Kyoto District Court on Tuesday sentenced a 70-year-old woman to death for the murders of her husband and two other elderly men. She has been dubbed as the Black Widow for tricking the victims into drinking cyanide and pocketing
Tokyo police arrested a 27-year-old man on Tuesday after finding dismembered bodies of nine people in his apartment near Tokyo. They searched the place in connection with the disappearance of a young woman who tweeted that she wants to commit a suicide as a group.
警察が25歳の男を逮捕した、/ 高速道路上でワゴン車の進路をふさいだとして、/ 運転中の激昂に駆られて、/ そのことが死亡事故につながった。/ 大型トラックがワゴン車に衝突し、/ 追い越し車線にいた、/ 運転手とその夫が死亡した。
Police arrested a 25-year-old man for blocking a van on an expressway sparked by road rage, resulting in a fatal accident. A large truck crashed into the van in the overtaking lane, killing the driver and her husband.
Authorities confirmed on Tuesday that the Las Vegas mass murderer had set up cameras inside and outside of his hotel room. He opened fire at a concert across the street from a suite on the 32nd floor on Sunday night, killing 59 people and injuring more than 500 others.
Police on Saturday arrested a 35-year-old Filipino man on suspicion of killing a female university student in eastern Japan in 2004. Two other Filipinos, minors at the time of the incident, are likely to be placed on the international wanted list.
Spanish police are hunting for a main suspect from Morocco after a van attack in Barcelona that killed 14 people and injured more than 120 others on Thursday. They say he may have crossed the border into France.
The special investigation squad of the Osaka District Public Prosecutors Office arrested the former head of an educational institution and his wife on Monday. The couple is suspected of illegally receiving public subsidies to build an elementary school in Osaka.
The Ministry of Justice announced on Thursday that it hanged two death-row inmates including a man found guilty of multiple murders in the 1990s, who had filed a retrial plea. The other inmate was convicted of killing a female colleague in 2011.
Hundreds of protesters gathered at a local town hall in London on Friday after a high-rise fire killed at least 30 people two days earlier. Chanting “We want justice,” they urged authorities to adopt stricter safety measures and provide new accommodations for the residents.