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  11/13/2012, Cheshvan 28, 5773

Senior Officer Suspected of Taking Bribes

A senior police officer in central Israel is suspected of taking bribes, Kol Yisrael has reported. The suspect was responsible for certifying businesses in the area.

He is suspected of having accepted a loan of tens of thousands of shekels from a business owner. Sources close to the officer said he was dealing with a financial crisis at the time.