President Rivlin visits Ofer Prison, speaks with IPS command

'"Prison warder" can be misleading. You're brave servicemen on front line along with security forces. You, not prison walls, keep us safe.'Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2019, 6:24 PM

Olmert's lawyers: An attempt to blacken former PM's name

Lawyers of jailed former PM Ehud Olmert deny report he had classified documents in his prison cell, say it is an attempt to harm his appeal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2017, 10:34 PM

Meir Ettinger: Prison guard is abusing me

Ettinger’s lawyer calls to suspend officer for ‘harsh abuse’ including false complaints. Prison response: Ettinger threatened to kill guard.Ido Ben Porat, Shoshana Miskin, 4/7/2016, 9:45 PM

'Supreme Court ruling should outrage every thinking person'

Attorney of administrative detainee Meir Ettinger slams Prison Services, court for rejecting request to attend son's brit.Shimon Cohen, 4/4/2016, 4:30 PM

Watch: An inside look at Ehud Olmert's prison block

Prison Service publishes footage from block 10 in Maasiyahu Prison, which as of today will house disgraced former PM for the next 19 months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 4:32 PM

State Attorney refusing court 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 being 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

Arch-Terrorist Barghouti 'Makes a Mockery' of the 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

Report: Prisoners Planning Hunger Strike for More TV Channels

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 Solitary Confinement 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 Israeli 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 Israelis 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 Hunger Strike in Israeli Prison

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

Prisons 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: Eli Gabizon

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

36 Israelis Killed Saving Arab Prisoners Not Good Enough for PA

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

Refugee Minors to be Transferred from Givon Prison

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