|Japanese name:||井上 |
|Date of birth:||unknown|
|First appearance:||Anime: Episode 441|
|Japanese voice:||Hiromichi Kogami|
Inoue (井上 Inoue) is a character in the anime franchise Detective Conan.
- 1 Background
- 2 Appearance
- 3 Personnality
- 4 Appellations
- 5 Plot overview
- 6 Relationship analysis
- 7 Different looks
- 8 Trivia
- 9 See also
Inoue is a police detective from Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, who works under Megure and sometimes in the Headquarters.
Inoue is a white-skinned detective in civilian clothes with raw cut brown hair. He is tall. He has a strong body shape since he is able to maneuver the control of a suspect who was agressive.
He is serious and gives the right report although being easily irritable compared to his collegue.
On the road to a pastry shop, Kogoro and Conan run into Hideko Nitta, who says she witnessed a murder in a nearby building where she lives. Kogoro quickly runs there and take different views of the corpse and the crime scene. He then calls the police and in less than two, Megure arrives but this time, accompanied by Numada and Inoue, two new rookies. Tsujimura, the forensics officer, is also there. Numada and Inoue five reports to Megure about Nobuo Yamamoto's wearabouts and his description. He also matches all details together and try to figure out the crime. In the end, he brings the culprit into the police car.
Inoue and several other detectives are in the Headquarters and try to find where Takagi is and elucidate the murder. In the end, when Takagi's kiss with Sato is shown on the TV, the detectives were looking at, inclunding Inoue all get upset and jealous.
Conan uses Kogoro's voice to call the police and asks Takagi to check something for him at the scene. Inoue answers the call and informs Takagi while he is questioning their main suspect along with Megure.
Juzo Megure is his superior and trusts him. He fears him and reports to him with complete and accurate informations so to not upset him.
He is jealous that Wataru Takagi is in couple with Sato like many other detectives of the HQ.
Opposite to his collegue, he doesn't really accord any importance to the Sleeping Detective and as bad impressions of him although he is till impressed by his deduction.
Numada is a co-worker and they both investigate together.
- Mysteriously, his name and Numada's is only revealed in the credits and not in a suspects-box. It happens for the other characters of the episode too.
- Although he and Numada appear in a case from the manga, they only appear in the anime version of the case.