Servicios de emergencia/policía en Yokohama

Police

Accidentes y delitos (Número de emergencias: 110)

If you are in danger, or in other emergencies, call the emergency telephone number “110” for police assistance. English operator is available 24 hours a day.

Police Stations and Boxes

The Police Stations and Boxes play an important role in Japanese life. Police boxes are usually located near train stations, in busy areas, and in residential areas.
Los oficiales de policía de comisarías satélite generalmente conducen patrullas tanto de día como de noche. Su trabajo incluye la prevención del delito, localizar y arrestar a sospechosos de crímenes con el fin de mantener la seguridad en la ciudad. Los oficiales de policía también están encantados de darte instrucciones si te pierdes o no puedes encontrar una dirección.

Police Stations around Yokohama and Kanagawa
https://www.police.pref.kanagawa.jp/eng/eng_ps.htm

Ambulance & Rescue

Accidents, Sudden illness, Fire (Emergency Number: 119)

If you require an ambulance due to an accident or sudden illness, call the emergency telephone number "119". Also call "119" in case of fire. English operator is available 24 hours a day.

An operator in commanding section will have the fire engine or ambulance dispatched as they receive the site and other information from your 119 emergency call. Please refer to the Yokohama City official website below for more information on how to call and inform about a fire or ask for an ambulance.

Dialing 119 in a foreign language (Yokohama City Official Website).

http://www.city.yokohama.lg.jp/shobo/seikatsu/119/foreign119.html.

Guide for when you are feeling ill (Japan National Tourism Organization)

https://www.jnto.go.jp/emergency/eng/mi_guide.html

  • Search Medical Instructions
  • How to use Medical Institutions
  • Symptoms and Treatment
  • Travel Insurance

*Select “Kanagawa” as Area for information on Yokohama (Yokohama is the capital city of Kanagawa Prefecture)

En caso de emergencia

Safety tips for travelers (Japan Tourism Agency)

https://www.jnto.go.jp/safety-tips/eng/

This website provides international tourists in Japan with information about safe travel.

  • Weather Information (Daily forecasts)
  • News (Japan’s latest news on website in English)
  • Advertencias y avisos meteorológicos
  • My Location from Google Maps (Check your present location)
  • Transporte
  • Contact List (Embassies, News media, Guide for when you are feeling ill, etc)
  • Consejos útiles para protegerse de un desastre
  • In the event of an emergency (Procedures to follow during disaster)
  • Communication Cards
  • The App “Safaty tips” for foreign tourists

Disaster Prevention Information (Yokohama City)

http://www.city.yokohama.lg.jp/somu/org/kikikanri/index-e.html

  • Guía de procedimientos de emergencia en caso de terremoto
  • Alerta temprana de terremotos
    The Earthquake Early Warning is broadcasted with warning chime on TVs and radios in a matter of seconds (i.e. 1-2 secs.to 20-30 secs.) before strong tremors hit the area.
  • Información meteorológica y sísmica
  • Water Disaster Prevention Information
  • Lista de refugios de la ciudad de Yokohama
    The list of evacuation areas in case of the earthquake disaster in Yokohama.
  • Lista de distribución de correo para la prevención de desastres

Important Notices After the Disasters (JNTO)

Latest news and important notices from Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)

https://www.japan.travel/en/travel-directory/latest-news

The App “Safety tips” (JNTO)

The push-enabled information alert app for foreign tourists

https://www.jnto.go.jp/safety-tips/eng/app.html