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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

Maj.-Gen. Roni Reitman Receives Comman of Lahav 433 Unit


Major-General Roni Reitman tonight (Sunday) became the received command of the Lahav 433 Unit in a ceremony attended by Minister of Public Security Yitzhak Aharonovitch and Police Commissioner Yohanan Danino.

Earlier in the day, Reitman received the rank of Major-General.  Reitman served as the previous commander of the national and international Major Crimes Unit, as well as the head of the Police Intelligence unit. The Lahav 433 Unit is considered crime-fighting umbrella organization within the Israel Police and is sometimes referred to as the "Israeli FBI", The unit is the merger of five law enforcement offices into one and is tasked with investigating national crimes and corruption.