The Threat to Megure's Police Career

From Detective Conan Wiki
Episode 1049
(Int. Episode 1106)

TV Episode 1049.jpg

Title: The Threat to Megure's Police Career
Japanese title: 目暮、刑事人生の危機
(Megure, Keiji Jinsei no Kiki)
Original airdate: July 9, 2022
Broadcast rating: 5.7%
Filler case: #370
Season: TBD
Manga source: TV Original
Cast: Conan Edogawa
Kogoro Mouri
Juzo Megure
Wataru Takagi
Kazunobu Chiba
Case solved by: Kogoro Mouri (via Conan)
Next Conan's Hint: Clay
Director: Yasuichiro Yamamoto
Nobuharu Kamanaka
Screenplay: Nobuo Ogizawa
Storyboard: Sumito Sasaki
Episode director: Sumito Sasaki
Animation Director: Seiji Muta (supervisor)
Yuka Sato
Zhang Yi
Cui Junxiang
Studio CL
Character Design: Masatomo Sudo
Rei Masunaga (sub-character)
Hiroshi Ogawa (design works)
Production Cooperation: Studio Leo
Opening song: SPARKLE
Closing song: Karappo no Kokoro
Prev episode: « The Red Sheep's Eerie Game
Next episode: Intrigue at Morikawa Mansion »
List of episodes

The Threat to Megure's Police Career (目暮、刑事人生の危機 Megure, Keiji Jinsei no Kiki?) is the 1049th episode of the Detective Conan anime.





Several days ago, Iwao Yamakabe was found dead at Tenma. The police then try to contact his family, but he seems to live alone. When a police officer arrives at his house at Hikaridai, he is surprised to find the living room have signs of scuffle, and the money inside the safe had been stolen. When a vase with Yamakabe's blood found at the scene, the police conclude that Yamakabe was murdered at his house around 7:00 p.m.


EP1049 Case1.jpg

Location: Yamakabe's house?
Victim: Iwao Yamakabe
Age: 56 years old
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Cause of death: Blunt-force trauma
Suspects: Kyosuke Temukai

Two days after the case, the police found the main suspect: Kyosuke Temukai. Megure recognizes him from a murder case happened three ago, where Temukai, who worked at a government office, was one of the suspects. At that time, to prove his innocence, he confessed that he had been secretly meeting a certain businessman. However, his government office learned about the meeting, and he was fired. Currently, he operates a publishing company, where he try to get close to successful people and make them write autobiographies. Yamakabe is one of those people, and it seems he was avoiding Temukai.

The police later come to Temukai's apartment. Temukai says that he was working alone at the time of the murder. Megure then mentions that Temukai had detroyed his own car in a one-car accident on the morning after the murder. However, Temukai keep insisting that he didn't kill Yamakabe. Despite the lack of evidence, Megure is willing to risk his career before the chief section, and proceed to arrest Temukai. However, the next morning, after the news reported the arrest, Yasuko Chikaba comes to the police station and confesses that she had a meeting with Temukai at her house in Tenma from the evening until around 9:00 p.m. That is the moment when Megure knows that he has fallen into Temukai's plan. Megure then goes to Mouri detective agency, and tells Conan and Kogoro the full story. Kogoro decides to help Megure.


  • Resolution


    • This is the first episode to credit Studio 1 alongside TMS for the animation production.


    In other languages

    Language Title Translation
    Flag of France French (Subbed) La Carrière de Megure en danger Megure career in danger
    Flag of Thailand Thai เมงูเระเผชิญวิกฤติชีวิตตำรวจ Megure faces a threat to his police career
    Flag of Vietnam Vietnamese Mối đe doạ đối với sự nghiệp cảnh sát của Megure

    See also

    Episodes not collected in a season