Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Deputy Min. Oren tells Arutz Sheva state overlooking Israeli lone soldiers, particularly haredim, calls to form new agency to address issue.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 4:07 PM

Comptroller: Israel followed international law in Gaza

State Comptroller finds Cabinet, IDF, were properly concerned with avoiding civilian casualties in Gaza conflict, but criticizes IDF.Gary Willig, 3/14/2018, 5:07 PM

Only Bennett demanded the destruction of terror tunnels

State Comptroller writes government failed to take tunnel threat seriously, withheld essential information from ministers.Gary Willig, 2/28/2017, 4:25 PM

Comptroller: Israelis not adequately protected from rockets

More than two million Israelis lack adequate shelter in case of rocket attacks, finds State Comptroller Yosef Shapira.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2016, 3:33 AM

Comptroller: Netanyahu failing in battle on BDS

State Comptroller describes how PM stripped foreign ministry of vital resources, replicated authorities, to placate senior Likudniks.Ari Soffer, 5/24/2016, 6:24 PM

Comptroller to publish damning report on Gaza op

State Comptroller report on Operation Protective Edge will include sharp criticism of the government and former Chief of Staff.Orly Harari and Nitsan Keidar, 5/6/2016, 3:13 AM

Police erase tickets for Palestinians, tourists

State comptroller presents serious failures in traffic cameras, police conduct. Among others, 50,000 serious charges against drivers erased.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/24/2016, 4:43 PM

State Comptroller: Government failed tunnel threat

Draft of report sent to Netanyahu leveling severe criticism on Security Cabinet for not properly dealing with terror tunnels.Ari Yashar, 2/4/2016, 5:26 PM

Netanyahu to be questioned over 'BibiTours'

State Comptroller's office members to hold hearing of PM next week, over nearly 5-year-old allegations of wasting state funds on travel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2016, 4:58 PM

MK Oren Hazan could face jail time for corruption

Comptroller's Report reveals freshman MK used state money in party primaries; 40 others also accused of financial impropriety.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 3:59 PM

Comptroller's report may see an MK get jail time

State Comptroller set to release report with evidence that one MK used state resources for party primaries campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 10:41 AM

Knesset Extends Biometric ID Trial Program

Majority vote allows more time for government to assess success, failures of full switch to fingerprinted ID.Tova Dvorin, 6/30/2015, 9:46 AM

PM on Housing Report: Still Much to Do

The Comptroller's Report on housing is “a very important document on which we place a great deal of importance,” PM Netanyahu said.Moshe Cohen, 2/26/2015, 1:14 AM

State Comptroller Publishes Damning Housing Report

Shapira's report claims Netanyahu's government did little to solve skyrocketing housing, cost of living crises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2015, 9:17 PM

Likud MKs: Left, Media 'Using' Comptroller

A report on housing set to be released soon by Comptroller Yosef Shapira is 'unnecessary' and 'cynical,' according to Likud MKs.Yaakov Levi, 2/22/2015, 9:09 PM

Netanyahu, Lapid Snipe At Each Other Over Housing

State Comptroller to release report assigning responsibility to both men – as well as to Ehud Olmert – for rise in real estate values.Moshe Cohen, 2/22/2015, 5:37 PM

New Comptroller Report to Slam PM on Housing

A new report being prepared by Comptroller Yosef Shapira on housing could be a big problem for the Prime Minister.Moshe Cohen, 2/19/2015, 9:47 PM

Mayors to PM: 'Scandal' Won't Affect Our Support

Regional Council heads dismiss negative State Comptroller's report on Netanyahus ahead of elections.Moshe Cohen, 2/18/2015, 5:31 PM

Comptroller Report Slams Bibi - Were Laws Broken?

Comptroller finds Prime Minister's Residence expenses ballooned under Netanyahu and then dropped showing lack of 'proportionality.'Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 5:26 PM

Comptroller: Releasing PM Document a 'Crime'

State Comptroller Yosef Shapira on Sunday slammed Channel Ten reporter Raviv Drucker for publishing a draft document report he is preparing.Moshe Cohen , 2/1/2015, 9:41 PM

IDF Falls Flat in State Comptroller's Report

Audit of multiple IDF departments in its ground forces division finds gross deficiencies in reserve training, protection of strategic sites.Koby Finkler, Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 12/29/2014, 7:06 PM

Why Did Government Dally on Terror Tunnel Threat?

State Comptroller ordered to investigate decisions in operation on Hamas tunnels, as Danon decries fiasco 'everyone knew about.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 9/17/2014, 1:44 PM

'Israel Failed in Not Compensating Refugees'

State Comptroller's report slams government for taking 60 years to compensate Jewish refugees from Arab lands.Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2014, 10:35 PM

Former Minister Yosef Shapira Dies at 87

Former Minister Yosef Shapira, one of the leaders of the NRP and long-time activist of the Bnei Akiva, died on Saturday at the age of 87.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2013, 4:33 AM

State Comptroller to Investigate Storm Response

Yosef Shapira says mishandled storm was foreseen, warns 'this time the storm was white, but it could be a storm of rockets.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2013, 4:06 PM

Conflict of Interest in anti-Corruption Watchdog?

Senior staffer alleges serious conflict of interest within body tasked with rooting out corruption.Maayana Miskin, 12/8/2013, 11:19 AM

Comptroller: Poor Law Enforcement in Yesha

The relevant parties are not doing their job to properly enforce the law in Judea and Samaria, says State Comptroller in annual report.Elad Benari, 7/18/2013, 12:10 AM

Jerusalem Judge Candidate for State Comptroller

Judge Yosef Shapira is the leading candidate to replace State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss, reports say.Elad Benari, 2/10/2012, 9:32 AM