|Japanese name:||斉藤 |
|First appearance:||Manga: File 404 |
Anime: Episode 358
|Japanese voice:||Dai Matsumoto (episode 358-359) |
Masahiko Horio (episode 393)
Saitoh (斉藤 Saitō), commonly referred to as Detective Saitoh (斉藤刑事 Saitō-keiji), is a character in the manga and anime franchise Detective Conan.
Saitoh is a detective from the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, Division One Investigations. He loves Sato and is thus jealous of Takagi, much often to boycott their dates along with several other officers. He is always scared by Matsumoto.
He meets Conan in several cases and his great deduction impresses him only during Takagi's kidnapping, but Conan justifies himself saying which, when he consulted Shinichi earlier on the phone, that's what he told him. In the end, along with Haibara, Conan shows to the police the trick used by the culprit, even if he making them to believe that is Agasa to find the evidence.
He ate Azusa's special pasta when came to Café Poirot on their stakeout, and said it was really delicious. So he's been coming here a lot recently.