Ofra Klinger appointed to head Prisons Service

Klinger is the second woman to head the organization and the first who came up through its ranks.Yedidya Ben Or, 11/23/2015, 3:05 PM

Police Top Brass Meet Canceled Due to Tensions

Internal Security Minister will announce the new commissioners of police and Prisons Service in coming days.Gil Ronen, 8/10/2015, 8:29 AM

Israel Releases Hunger-Striking Terrorist

Well-known Islamic Jihad leader released after staging hunger strike campaign through world media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2015, 8:43 AM

PA Says Israel, Not Suicide, Behind Inmate's Death

Jaabari hanged himself in a bathroom at Eshel prison in Be'ersheva and died en route to hospital,says Israel.AFP, Arutz Sheva, 9/12/2014, 1:14 AM

Terrorists' Plan to Escape Prison Foiled

Israeli Prisons Service discovers terrorist prisoners dug a tunnel underneath the bathroom as part of a plan to escape.Nir Har Zahav, 6/13/2014, 12:14 AM

Prisoner Caught after 13-Year 'Furlough'

Mahmoud Sharaf, a murderer and robber, was let out of jail for a furlough in 2000 and never came back.Gil Ronen, 10/29/2013, 9:17 AM

Israel to Give 4 Million to Ex-Agent’s Family

Four million shekels compensation to family of ex-Mossad agent Ben Zygier, who died in jail.Maayana Miskin, 9/11/2013, 1:16 AM

No One will be Tried in Zygier Death

State Attorney received report of inquiry into ex-Mossad agent's death, sees no reason to file charges.Gil Ronen, 4/25/2013, 10:20 PM