Characters: Detective Conan Tokyo Police Officers

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    Juzo Megure 

Juzo Megure / Joseph Maguire

Voiced by Chafurin (JP) / Mark Stoddard (EN); Guillermo Romano, José Archimides and/or Roberto Alexander (first Latin American Spanish dub), Roberto Mendiola (second Latin American Spanish dub, movies 1 and 2 only), Rubén González (third Latin American Spanish dub)

A police inspector, and the superior to the recurring officers of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department.

Mandatory naming note: His name came from Jules Maigret.

  • Adults Are Useless: Zigzagged. On one hand he depends on Shinichi/Conan to solve his cases and rarely makes any noteworthy deductions himself, and as a cop, he very much goes by the rules and is not accustomed to taking a leap of faith. On the other hand he is very useful as Shinichi's trusted police contact, granting him access to investigation sites and case info as well as some indirect influence with the police. He is also quite the Badass when given the chance, see Made of Iron below.
  • Badass Moustache: And perhaps looks more badass than Kogoro's moustache.
  • Big Ol' Eyebrows: Often concealed by his Nice Hat, though.
  • A Father to His Men - Team Dad: Sato sees him this way. Her own father was a policeman who died on the job and Megure reminds her of him.
  • Inspector Lestrade: He's portrayed as competent at his job - but Shinichi is just that much better than him, and Megure especially has the good sense to defer to him.
  • Large and In Charge: A large fellow and inspector of the Tokyo police.
  • Made of Iron: The guy gets a metal pipe to the head to protect Sonoko from a Serial Killer chasing her and isn't knocked out. And even deals a "The Reason You Suck" Speech to the culprit.
  • May-December Romance: A May September case. When Midori was still in highschool, she met a Megure in his early 20's who was in the police team charged with the search of a Serial Killer targetting schoolgirls. She volunteered as a decoy since the first victim was her best friend, and he was charged with protecting her... They had a run-on with the killer and both were injured, which is where Megure got quite the scars on the top of his head; at the same time, Midori almost died, and was left with a very notorious one on her forehead. When they recovered, Midori told Megure that she liked him, and they got Happily Married.
  • Nice Hat: Is never ever seen without one. Even if he changes his usual clothes or winds up in the hospital, he always keeps a hat on him.
  • Please Keep Your Hat On: The reason he wears this hat is to hide the ugly scar he sustained in the incident discussed in May-December Romance, below. Not out of shame, but to avoid questions on why he and his wife have similar scars.
  • Scars Are Forever: Inspector Megure has a scar under his hat and his wife Midori has one on her forehead; both came from an incident many years ago, when both were run over by a Serial Killer.
  • Ugly Guy, Hot Wife: While he's not exactly a Gonk... have you seen his adorable-looking wife Midori?

    Miwako Satou 

Miwako Satou

Voiced by Atsuko Yuya (JP), Javiera del Pino (third Latin American Spanish dub)

An assistant inspector and the leading outgoing female of the police force.

Her developing relationship with Takagi plays as a major sidestory of the series.

    Wataru Takagi 

Wataru Takagi/ Inspector Henry Wilder

Voiced by Wataru Takagi (JP), Humberto Amor and Víctor Mares Jr. (first Latin American Spanish dub), Sergio Aliaga (third Latin American Spanish dub)

A sergeant of the police force who started off as an anime-only character before getting appearances in the manga. His timid personality makes him the Butt Monkey of sorts to the rest of the police force.

His developing relationship with Satou plays as a major sidestory of the series.

Mandatory Naming Note: See his voice actor.

    Ninzaburou Shiratori 

Ninzaburou Shiratori/ Inspector Nicholas Santos

Voiced by Kaneto Shiozawa / Kazuhiko Inoue (JP) / Eric Vale (EN), Jesus Barrero (second Latin American Spanish dub, movies 1 and 2 only), Orlando Alfaro (third Latin American Spanish dub)

An assistant inspector (later promoted to police inspector) of the police force. Similar to Takagi, Shiratori started off as a movie-only character before being implemented into the manga.

He plays as the love-rival for Takagi towards Satou before finding out that he was chasing after the wrong woman the entire time; that woman really being Kobayashi.

  • Adorkable: Shiratori begins to act borderline dorky after he and Kobayashi-sensei become a couple. Basically, the closest Kobayashi is to him, the dorkier and cuter he becomes.
  • Anime Hair: ... What's up with his bangs?
  • Badass Bookworm: A former prospect lawyer, he knows everything about the law and once uses it as an effective way to call out the culprit of a crime.
  • Because Destiny Says So: He seems to be a strong believer of this. He referred to the girl he loved as his "girl of destiny"
  • Big Ol' Eyebrows: Shiratori has pretty big ones.
  • Canon Immigrant: He first appeared in the Non Serial Movies, then became a regular.
  • Childhood Friend Romance: With Kobayashi-sensei. He thought that Sato was a girl he once saved years ago (and who he had liked ever since then), which sparked the Love Triangle. She actually was...not, and he lost to Takagi anyway. Some time later, the girl he liked as a child did appear and she turned out to be the aforementioned Kobayashi. They're together now.
  • Cultured Badass: His favorite hobbies include studying architecture, cooking, and collecting wine, including his favorite Romane Conti.
  • Expository Hairstyle Change: If one pays attention to his looks in the flashbacks to Jinpei Matsuda's death, they'll notice that his bangs look softer and wavier.
  • Fair Cop: Is a Police Inspector and is very good looking.
  • Gentleman Detective: More like "Gentleman Inspector", but he has a gentleman personality that matches his Wine Is Classy background.
  • Hopeless Suitor: Was this to Satou when he was pursuing her. His efforts towards romancing her barely got her notice and would at most cause her to snark to herself about his actions.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: This guy spent a better part of the series interfering with Satou and Takagi's developing relationship when he (and the others) should have respectfully left them alone. However, he never went as far as to actually try to harm Takagi to get him outta the way (the idea never seems to cross his mind), is quite able to team work with him when needed, and he's always thought of him as a good cop and a decent guy otherwise. He eventually does stop after discovering Satou wasn't "his girl of destiny", he met as a child. And since childhood, Shiratori has been a honest and hardworking individual, and has a love for the law in general; his jerk tendences come more from pride rather than actual cruelty. And after he and Kobayashi-sensei become a couple, Shiratori proves to be a good and genuinely dedicated boyfriend to her.
  • Love Triangle: Has feelings for Satou. So does Takagi.
  • Official Couple: With Kobayashi-sensei.
  • Pride: Shiratori, like Sato and Takagi, believes that Conan has a lot of intelligence for a boy his age. Unlike Takagi and Sato, he usually tends to care not much for Conan's opinion. He often feels that Conan gets in the way, and that he himself could have figured out the case without Conan's help, though Conan always proves otherwise.
  • Princely Young Man: Has traits of both the Ice King and the Gentleman types.
  • Real Men Cook: one of his favorite hobbies include cooking.
  • Real Men Wear Pink: He's not ashamed of wearing a pink jacket.
  • Red Herring: In the first movie, his rather sharp knowledge about architecture leads Conan and Kogoro to think he's the Mad Bomber that's blowing shit up. Naturally, he's not.
  • Romantic False Lead: For Sato.
  • Shipper on Deck: After realizing that Kobayashi-sensei was his "girl of destiny", he began to fully support Takagi and Sato's relationship.
  • Single-Target Sexuality: For the girl he once saved. Who turned out be Sumiko Kobayashi.
  • Tall, Dark and Handsome: Tall, black haired, and noted to very good looking.
  • Upper-Class Twit: Downplayed. Shiratori is by no means an incompetent detective or man in general; this is just the worse he can be in cases when his arrogance gets the best of him.
  • Wine Is Classy: Shiratori, coming from a wealthy family background, is a wine enthusiast himself. The second OAV, "Sixteen Suspects?!", is set at his villa, which has an extensive wine cellar. A bottle of extremely rare wine is broken by one of the guests, and Conan and Hattori have to figure out who did it. In the second movie, one of the suspects is a professional sommelier, and Shiratori gets to briefly enjoy exploring their wine cellar before another murder attempt is made.
  • Wise Beyond Their Years: A flashback of him as a child when he first met Child!Kobayashi, who'd later thnk of as Child!Satou, has the two standing up to two grown men who were attempting to steal from a manga from a store. He manages to keep his cool despite being a tiny little kid and scares them into giving the manga back by basically reciting laws regarding theft at them as an improvised "The Reason You Suck" Speech.

    Superintendent Kiyonaga Matsumoto 

Superintendent Kiyonaga Matsumoto/ Superintendent Kristopher McLaughlin

Voiced by Seizō Katō (JP)

A superintendent of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department who is Inspector Megure's direct superior.

Mandatory Naming Note: The given name is a Alternate Character Reading for Seichou Matsumoto, Japanese mystery writer.

  • Badass: Is a Determinator to catch the Serial Killer from many years ago who killed his partner.
  • Cool Old Guy: Seems to be the oldest man in the Tokyo Metropolitan Police.
  • Da Chief: Is the highest-ranking among the members of the TMP that we see, and is very much a Reasonable Authority Figure.
  • Face of a Thug: So much that, in the anime, Ran almost attacked him to protect Sayuri, mistakenly thinking he wanted to hurt her!
  • A Father to His Men: To the point that his subordinates respect him so much that they also attend his daughter's wedding.
  • Good Scars, Evil Scars: He has a HUGE one on his left eye. He got it while confronting a Serial Killer... who was armed with a katana.
  • Large and In Charge: Easily the largest of all the Tokyo policemen we've seen in the series.
  • My Greatest Failure: During a case, several years ago, his police car accidentally hit a young mother. Matsumoto was in such a rush that he didn't stop to help hernote  and she died few minutes later, so when he found out about the woman's death, he never forgave himself. Little did he know that the dead woman's son would plan revenge as an adult...
    • Later, the reader finds out that he still feels guilty over the death of his best friend and partner, Morimura, who bled to death in his arms after being hit by the car of the Serial Killer who, later, would give him his scar.
  • Overprotective Dad / Papa Wolf: Of his only daughter, Sayuri. With good reason, considering what happened at her wedding.

    Yumi Miyamoto 

Yumi Miyamoto

Voiced by Yuu Sugimoto (JP)

A traffic cop who is on good terms with Takagi and especially Satou.

  • Fair Cop: She's a traffic cop and looks very, very cute.
  • Genki Girl: She's a grown up version, and sometimes is very loud and energetic.
  • Official Couple: Seems to go this way with Shukichi Haneda, her ex boyfriend.
  • The Prankster: Although it's not treated as a defining characteristic for her, the mischievous Yumi has been known to take advantage of Satou's Oblivious to Love nature, doing things that cause Satou to provoke panic in all the single men in their department who are attracted to her while being completely unaware she is doing so.
  • Rapunzel Hair: Which goes down to her hips
  • Selective Obliviousness: She does have a Love Interest (hinted as early as episode 427/volume 49) despite her vehement denials. Said love interest happens to be a professional shogi player who had privately decided himself as unworthy of her until he can win all seven shogi titles. Naturally, Yumi is clueless of his ambitions and the fact that he is a celebrity, though to be fair she doesn't seem to follow the news about shogi and similar sports..
  • Shipper on Deck: For Satou and Takagi. Amusing she seems to be an anti-shipper for Chiba and Naeko... because then it would make her the sole main character of Tokyo Police that is SINGLE. Of course, once her ex-boyfriend come back into her life...
  • The Tease: She gets a fair deal of attention from the opposite sex, and enjoys it quite a bit.

    Officer Chiba 

Officer Chiba

Voiced by Isshin Chiba (JP)

A plump police inspector who shows up often with Takagi and Megure.

Mandatory Naming Note: Named after his voice actor.

  • Otaku: Chiba reads a manga about a pretty girl detective and it's strongly suggested by Takagi that his room is FULL of character figurines and models... to the point that it's a little creepy.
    • There is a case at Chiba's house in File 450. Almost every exposed surface in the living room has figurines or other merchandise, but Conan finds it excessive rather than creepy. Chiba collection seems to be mostly superhero and kaiju related. Naturally, the detective boys love it.
  • Shipper on Deck: Sato/Takagi fanboy.
  • What You Are in the Dark: Strongly believes that one should always do the right thing, regardless of whether anyone watches or there will be any consequences. Otherwise, doing the wrong thing will become a habit that's hard to get rid of.

    Naeko Miike 

Naeko Miike

Voiced by Rie Tanaka (JP)

A cute rookie traffic cop who gets paired up with Yumi later in the series, and is Chiba's childhood love.