Reportedly, a small number of Japanese nationals have traveled or attempted to travel to Syria in order to join ISIS. When these types of bar-related crimes are reported to local police, a subsequent investigation and review of surveillance video may show what appears to be the victim willingly withdrawing money from an ATM or signing a bar tab. Reach fire and ambulance services by dialing 119. While medical care in Japan is good, English-speaking physicians and medical facilities that cater to U.S. citizens’ expectations are expensive and not widespread. The crime rate in Japan is generally well below the U.S. national average. Interested private-sector security managers should contact OSAC’s East Asia-Pacific team. There have been a limited number of Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS)-related sympathizers among Japanese nationals. While crime in Tokyo may be much lower than many other cities around the world, do remember that crimes still happen. Would you believe that crime in Tokyo has a rate lower than many other large cities in the world? how much yen will it cost to get a hotel in Tokyo, @Mah poop, are you offering those air fresheners for sale? Very safe. Most of these comments are ridiculous! Travelers who must carry more than one month’s supply (except prohibited drugs and controlled drugs), or who must carry syringes, pumps, or a CPAP machine, are required to obtain an import certificate (Yakkan Shoumei) in advance, and show the document with the prescription medicines to a Japanese Customs official. However, a few high-profile crimes have occurred in Tokyo and surrounding regions in recent years. Turns out they dont sell humans in Japan and they give good smooches on the cheeks. Tokyo is home to a relatively large LGBT population and hosts an annual Pride festival in May. Note that I don't have any friends, yet. The increased popularity of marijuana is often attributed to Japan’s younger generation and foreign nationals. If you are similar to most tourists, you are looking for a place where you will feel safe while enjoying one, if not many attractions. Travelers should bring a copy of their doctor’s prescription as well as a letter stating the purpose of the drug. Few victim assistance resources or battered women’s shelters exist in major urban areas, and such services are generally unavailable in rural areas. They sound *stunning*. The report also warned that establishments have been known to charge obscene amounts on credit cards. Such weather can cause violent winds and heavy flooding. Those in need of emergency services should be able to describe their address and location in Japanese or find someone who can do so, since few police officers speak English.