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Prescription Police 

Jikô keisatsu (original title)
Kiriyama Shuichiro works as an information management officer in the prefectural police station. As he is very observant and has interest in the unresolved cases which have gone past the ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Joe Odagiri ...  Kiriyama Shuichiro 9 episodes, 2006
Kumiko Asô ...  Mikazuki Shizuka 9 episodes, 2006
Kosuke Toyohara Kosuke Toyohara ...  Jumonji Hayate 9 episodes, 2006
Eri Fuse ...  Matarai 9 episodes, 2006
Ken Mitsuishi Ken Mitsuishi ...  Morosawa 9 episodes, 2006
Noriko Eguchi Noriko Eguchi ...  Saneie 9 episodes, 2006
Ryô Iwamatsu Ryô Iwamatsu ...  Kumamoto 9 episodes, 2006
Yasuhito Hida Yasuhito Hida ...  Hachisuka 9 episodes, 2006
Ian Moore Ian Moore 9 episodes, 2006
Toshiki Ayata Toshiki Ayata ...  Shinagawa 4 episodes, 2006
Mikihisa Azuma ...  Oikawa Masayoshi 4 episodes, 2006
Riona Hazuki Riona Hazuki ...  Akitsu Satoko 4 episodes, 2006
Mitsunori Hirokawa Mitsunori Hirokawa 4 episodes, 2006
Leona Hirota ...  Shirakawa Yubune 4 episodes, 2006
Momo Iizawa Momo Iizawa ...  Natsukawa Rina 4 episodes, 2006
Inuko Inuyama 4 episodes, 2006
Yôko Maki ...  Tachibana Ritsuko 4 episodes, 2006
Ryoko Matsui Ryoko Matsui ...  Oomiya Natsumi 4 episodes, 2006
Yôko Moriguchi ...  Myougadani Kayoko 4 episodes, 2006
Moro Morooka ...  Oomiya Toshihiko 4 episodes, 2006
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Kiriyama Shuichiro works as an information management officer in the prefectural police station. As he is very observant and has interest in the unresolved cases which have gone past the legal time frame (statute of limitations) i.e. the culprit cannot be charged even if he/she is caught, he investigates the cases without permission with the aim of "confirming" the culprit only. Some characteristics of this character would be his dark green spectacles, his wallet containing 20,000 yen at all times and he likes udon and nyuumen. Written by https://mydramalist.com/954-jikou-keisatsu

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Official Sites:

TV Asahi [Japan]

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Japanese

Release Date:

13 January 2006 (Japan) See more »

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Prescription Police See more »

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After The Fact
28 June 2014 | by crossbow0106See all my reviews

This is a nine episode miniseries about police officers who seem to be underemployed, as they don't otherwise seem to be doing much about crime. Kiriyama decides as a hobby to solve expired cases, meaning there is a 15 year statute of limitations on catching a murderer. He confronts the persons that knew the victim and does some honest detective work. With him is Mikka, who helps him in his endeavors and seems to have a crush on the somewhat enigmatic Kiriyama. Every episode is stand alone and fun to watch. Its not a binge watching drama, it works best if you watch one per week. Its billed as a comedy, and it does have comedic overtones. Kiriyama confronts the killer and the episode is over. Not a great drama but worthy of your time.


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