Crime in Tokyo, Japan

Crime rates in Tokyo, Japan

Level of crime
14.19 Very Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
34.12 Low
Worries home broken and things stolen
14.22 Very Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
13.68 Very Low
Worries car stolen
12.04 Very Low
Worries things from car stolen
12.55 Very Low
Worries attacked
15.29 Very Low
Worries being insulted
19.36 Very Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
16.51 Very Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
16.21 Very Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
16.30 Very Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
13.75 Very Low
Problem corruption and bribery
18.10 Very Low

Safety in Tokyo, Japan

Safety walking alone during daylight
88.04 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
84.78 Very High

Contributors: 281

Last update: March 2018

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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6 Comments so far

# on Feb 27, 2018 :
Agree with #JjXM,in some part of the city,you'd better keep vigilant.
#JjXM on Feb 16, 2018 :
It's not as safe as people say. Lots of freaks follow you around and stalk you, specially if you are good looking and white. I had a guy following me with a camera.

Many foreign and japanese girls have been found dead with dismembered bodies in rivers and apartments, the media wont show you this because they want japan to be perceived as a safe country. If you have lived there and follow the news, you'll see that it isnt.

The men can act violently if you dont do what they want in a relationship.
#Mah poop on Nov 29, 2017 :
I had a poop a few seconds ago and wanted to watch some funny videos and I accidentally ended up on THIS website. I took a look at this website and realised how neat it was, even neater than my most fashionable toilet I had placed in my living room in case I need to go number 2. Well I never really bothered to clean me bum bum or flush the toilet, but whenever the house stinks I would blame the dog. A few days ago, a house inspector came over to my house to inspect it, and when I offered them a free air freshener that was exclusively brown shaped in a sausage shape, he said "no thank you" and walked off to the house next door. Let me tell you, the longest I have ever had a neighbour for was probably a month or so, mainly because they've been filing complaints about me to the police about my air fresheners. The police then gave me something called a 'fine' and so I offered him an air freshener, and a few seconds later, he abruptly fell onto the floor, so I just assumed that he liked the air fresheners too much and decided to pass out. So I didn't really bother to call the first aid van that drives to my neighbours house every week.
#Cam on Oct 26, 2017 :
Very safe. I've never felt the least bit worried about violent crime or property crime here. No drug issues, or issues with panhandlers or the like.
#draugr on Dec 15, 2016 :
I'm a MBA from Sweden and I too would like to relocate to the land of the rising Sun.
#Vincent Newman on Aug 12, 2015 :
Avid NHK viewer and admire lifestyle of Japanese people. I am a highly education secondary school teacher in south Florida. I teach agriculture and I am interested in possibly relocation to Japan.