|@When you report having lost something to a police station or a police
box, the officers will ask you the followiing:
||@When did you lose it? If you don't know the time exactly, please give
the appropriate time range.
||@Where did you lose it? If you don't know exactly where, please give some
hints, ex. between where to where?
||@What did you lose? Money, things, both money and things?
||@Denomination if you have lost money.
||@What you lost, quantity and particulars such as color, shape, pattern, etc. if you have lost@something.
||@Your name, address, nationality, telephone number and the means that we
get touch with you ex. name, address and telephone number of your workplace.
||@If necessary, report by yourself to a bank, post office, credit company, etc.
@If you have lost something of particular significance, such as a residence card or a passport, and need police verification that you have made a lost property report, please ask for such verification at the police administration section of the police station where you reported the loss.
@The verification is free of charge.
|@If you have lost something, don't give up trying to find it, but report
to the police first.
|@If you receive a phone call from a police box informing you that your lost property is found, please tell the officer when you can go there to pick it up.
@Although police boxes are open 24 hours (except for residential police boxes), you may be asked to go to a police station, depending on the time you are able to come.
@If you receive a phone call from a police station, please tell them when
you can go there to pick up your article.
@You can claim your article at the police station from 8:45 a.m. to 5:30
p.m, Monday to Friday except on national holidays and from December 29
to January 3.
@When you have filled in the receipt from and signed it, the procedure
@If you have any questions, please refer to the finance section of the
nearest police station.