Aibō (相棒 Partners) is a Japanese television detective series that first aired on TV Asahi on June 3, 2000. It has been adapted into three films: Aibō the Movie (2008), Aibou: The Movie II (2010) and Aibou: The Movie III (2014), Takarazuka Revue and comedy.
The drama features Ukyō Sugishita (杉下右京?) , a police inspector assigned to the fictional Special Missions Unit (特命係 Tokumei-gakari) of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department and his partners as Kaoru Kameyama (亀山薫) from 2000 to 2009, Takeru Kambe (神戸尊) from 2009 to 2012, Tōru Kai (甲斐享) from 2012 to 2015, and Wataru Kaburagi (冠城亘?) from 2015 on.
Aibō is also broadcast with English subtitles in Hawaii by the television station KIKU under the name Partners.
- Ukyo Sugishita Yutaka Mizutani
- Kaoru Kameyama Yasufumi Terawaki
- Takeru Kanbe Mitsuhiro Oikawa
- Toru Kai Hiroki Narimiya
- Wataru Kaburagi Takashi Sorimachi