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State Attorney refuses order to free Duma suspect?

Honenu legal aid group says parents of suspect told by prison they got 'order from above' to breach court order, in 'illegal arrest.'Nitsan Keidar, 12/29/2015, 7:41 PM

New low: Duma suspects denied clean underwear

Attorney reveals prison breaches court order, preventing suspect's wife from bringing him underwear in 'simple abuse.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/11/2015, 2:18 PM

Teenage presence in Israeli prison system up 120%

While most of the teens are Palestinian Arabs who launched attacks on Jews, some are youth deemed 'right-wing extremists.'Tova Dvorin, 12/6/2015, 7:33 PM

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

Terrorist Barghouti 'Makes a Mockery' of Prisons

Attorney demands Israel Prison Service find out how Barghouti smuggled out incitement to terror article, indicating inside help.Natanel Katz, 10/19/2015, 12:53 PM

Prison Hunger Strikes on the Decline

The number of hunger strikers have dropped by as much as 75% between 2013 and 2015, as the tactic is less 'useful' to the PA.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 11:12 AM

Prisoners Planning Hunger Strike for More TV

Israel Prison Service on alert for strike being planned for July; prisoners to demand more TV channels, canteen budget.Tova Dvorin, 6/17/2015, 5:41 PM

Terrorist Gives Gaza Interview from Prison

Arch-terrorist Abdullah Barghouti uses contraband cell phone to tell Hamas to wait on terrorist release deal.Orly Harari, 5/31/2015, 11:19 AM

Erdan's Plans: Revamp the Israel Police, Fight BDS

Details of agreement between PM and Internal Security, Strategic Affairs Min. Gilad Erdan emerge. Erdan: this is a challenge, opportunity.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2015, 10:11 AM

IPS Begins Preparations for Olmert Prison Sentence

Israeli Prison Service debating possible locations, whether Olmert can have a cellmate.Ido Ben-Porat, 3/30/2015, 10:58 PM

Barghouti Sentenced to Isolation for Incitement

Smuggled letter calling for 'armed resistance' earns arch-terrorist one week of solitary confinement.Ido Ben-Porat, Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2014, 3:19 PM

Undercover Jail Guard Nabs Fatah SIM Ring

Terror prisoners offered jail guard 20,000 shekels to let Israeli-Arab smuggle SIM cards into the Ramon jail.Gil Ronen, Yoni Kempinski, 9/30/2014, 9:43 AM

'Escape Cache' Found in US Shooter's Prison Cell

US murderer Samuel Sheinbein found to be hoarding guard uniforms, administrative keys, ammunition in secret stash in cell.Tova Dvorin, 2/26/2014, 6:22 PM

Murderer of 16 Among Terrorists to be Freed

Israel Prison Service makes public the list of 26 terrorists who will be freed in the latest “gesture” to the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 12/29/2013, 1:21 AM

Hamas Prisoners Won't Eat Monday

Hamas terrorist prisoners proclaim a hunger strike in Israeli prison after learning some privileges are to be revoked. Chana Ya'ar, 6/27/2011, 12:15 AM

IPS Chief Appointment Canceled

Reports of inappropriate behavior lead Attorney General to cancel appointment of new Israel Prisons Commissioner.Elad Benari, 3/28/2011, 8:10 AM

New Prisons Chief Named

For the first time, the Prisons Commissioner will be a Prisons' Service career officer.Gil Ronen, 2/22/2011, 3:54 PM

Israel was ‘Slow’ in Fire

PA Dep. Min.of Prisoners says that Israel created 'a lag' in evacuating Arab prisoners from the Damon prison. 36 Israelis died trying to get there.Elad Benari, 12/8/2010, 3:15 AM

Ban on Jail for Refugee Minors

The Committee for Children's Rights plans to ban the practice of asking the Israel Prison System to care for unaccompanied foreign refugee minors.Hana Levi Julian and Shimon Cohen , 11/26/2009, 3:07 PM