Rabbinate worker arrested on suspicion of bribery

The senior employee allegedly received bribes and favors in the form of money in exchange for special benefits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 2:20 PM

NY hedge fund manager pleads guilty in massive fraud scandal

Hedge fund manager Murray Huberfeld pleads guilty in massive bribery scandal that reached all the way to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.Tzvi Lev, 5/27/2018, 4:58 PM

Aryeh Deri grilled by police for sixth time

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri is interrogated by police Thursday over a slew of allegations, including tax evasion and money laundering.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 12:29 PM

Former Chief Rabbi's sentence reduced by 1 year

Sentence against former Chief Rabbi convicted of bribery reduced to 3 1/2 years in line with plea bargain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 6:10 PM

President Rivlin commutes prison sentence of Holocaust survivor

President Reuven Rivlin replaces sentence with community service and fine, after survivor was convicted of bribery.Hillel Fendel, 4/27/2017, 11:27 AM

Former Chief Rabbi appeals jail sentence

Rabbi Yona Metzger requests court hearing before beginning to serve prison sentence two months from now.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 3/5/2017, 6:11 PM

Peru's wanted ex-President on way to Israel

Alejandro Toledo, once the President of Peru and now wanted internationally on bribery charges, has left the U.S. for Israel.Hillel Fendel, 2/12/2017, 10:09 AM

Peru hunts ex-president Toledo over graft claims

Peru alerts US, Israel, France to cooperate in manhunt for ex-President Toledo involved in multi-million dollar bribery scandal.AFP, 2/11/2017, 11:20 PM

Former Chief Rabbi signs plea bargain

Former Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger signs plea bargain confessing to charges of accepting $2.6 million in bribes; to serve 3.5 years in prison.Gary Willig, 1/24/2017, 5:38 PM

PA cop nabbed attempting to bribe way into Israel

3 suspects arrested for allegedly attempting to bribe Israeli guards at checkpoint, gain illegal entry into pre-1967 Israel.Nitzan Keidar, 1/17/2017, 2:22 PM

Ex-Shas MK identified as suspect in sex-for-votes scandal

Former Shas MK Amnon Cohen identified as suspect arrested in bribery case involving sexual favors provided in exchange for Knesset votes.David Rosenberg, 12/8/2016, 3:47 PM

Remand extended for ex-MK suspected trading votes for bribes

The Magistrate Court extended by 5 days the remand of the former MK accused of accepting bribes during his service in the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2016, 7:33 PM

Suspicion: Ex-MK traded votes for sexual favors

Ex-MK detained for questioning on suspicion he accepted bribes from businessman to promote legislation.Reut Hadar, 12/7/2016, 1:37 PM

'Bribed soldiers let Arabs through checkpoints'

Soldiers arrested for allegedly taking bribes from Palestinian Authority Arabs to let them through security checkpoints.David Rosenberg, 10/31/2016, 9:03 AM

'Dr. Cannabis' gets 46 months in jail

Tel Aviv district court sentences Dr. Avraham Dotan to 46 months in jail and 18 month suspended sentence for cannabis-related crimes.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 9/8/2016, 5:06 PM

Nazareth Illit mayor sentenced to 6 months in jail

Shimon Gapso given six month sentence, pledges to return to politics at the end of his term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 12:37 PM

Pinto heads to jail with hundreds of followers

Nitzan prison prepares for arrival of Shuvu Yisrael spiritual leader, escorted by hundreds of followers.David Rosenberg, 2/16/2016, 10:12 AM

AG closes investigation into Barak bribery claim

Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein announces closure of investigation into former Prime Minister Ehud Barak.Matt Wanderman, 1/14/2016, 12:59 PM

Former MK Ben-Eliezer to be tried for corruption

Attorney General announced he will place former MK on trial on a host of charges, including bribery and tax evasion.Elad Benari, 10/28/2015, 6:45 AM

Pinto: My Suffering Saves Jews From 'Judgment'

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto told followers that his suffering in being tried for bribery "will save the Jewish people from “a difficult judgment."Moshe Cohen, 4/15/2015, 5:46 PM

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto Convicted

Shuvu Yisrael sect leader in the center of corruption scandal confesses as part of plea bargain.Tova Dvorin, 4/14/2015, 10:10 AM

Labor 'Bribes' Voters With Free Gifts, Then Denies

Labor reps hand out free oranges in Jerusalem, post pictures on Facebook, just days after court bans Jewish Home from doing the same.Tova Dvorin, 2/8/2015, 10:36 AM

Prosecution Recommends Trial for Ben-Eliezer

Prosecutors recommended putting former MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer on trial for of bribery, Channel Two reported.Moshe Cohen, 2/6/2015, 12:16 AM

Massive Electrical Outages Due to State Bribery?

Investigation recordings expose state-run IEC officials took $20 million bribe to push faulty system that crashed project to stop outages.Ari Yashar, 1/9/2015, 11:10 AM

Police Recommend Indictment Against Ben-Eliezer

Police recommend indictment of former Labor MK over bribes, money laundering, fraud, and tax-related offenses.Hezki Baruch, 1/7/2015, 12:13 AM

Officer Investigated for Smuggling Arabs to Israel

Officer suspected of illegally issuing entry permits to Arabs from Judea and Samaria in stark breach of security.Ari Yashar, 9/18/2014, 3:52 PM

Former Tourism Minister Accused of Bribe-Taking

Former Minister of Tourism, Stas Misezhnikov, is being investigated over charges of bribery.Moshe Cohen, 9/18/2014, 8:26 AM

Pinto to Testify in Arbiv Bribery Case

Both corruption cases, which have captivated Israeli media, to finally move forward as Rabbi Pinto brought in from US.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2014, 10:01 PM

Tuesday is Sentencing Day for Olmert

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, convicted on two counts of bribery, expected to be given prison sentence.Elad Benari, 5/13/2014, 6:15 AM

Leftist Activists Bribe Israelis To Back 'Peace'

Leftist group announces it will hand out checks for $1,175 on Friday in Tel Aviv, to convince passersby that peace will pay off financially.Ari Yashar, 4/3/2014, 7:48 PM

Olmert's Lawyer Blames the Media

Attorney Eli Zohar says the media “judges defendants in the town square”.Elad Benari, 4/3/2014, 2:12 AM

'It Could be Years Before Olmert Goes to Prison'

Professor Suzie Navot says that Olmert will appeal his bribery conviction and that this process can take years.Benny Toker, 4/2/2014, 4:47 AM

Erdogan Replaces Half His Cabinet Amid Scandal

Turkish Prime Minister replaces half the ministers in his cabinet hours after three ministers resign over a corruption investigation.Elad Benari, 12/26/2013, 4:12 AM

Jailed Terrorists Tried to Bribe Jailer

Terrorists offered jailer 20,000 shekels if he lets them smuggle cell phones into prison.Gil Ronen, 5/21/2013, 9:04 AM

NY Senator Arrested in Alleged Mayoral Race Scheme

A senior New York State politician was arrested on charges that he tried to bribe his way onto ballot for state’s upcoming mayoral election.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/3/2013, 6:00 AM

US Justice Dept. Investigating Wall Street Journal

US Justice Department is investigating allegations that employees at The Wall Street Journal bribed Chinese officials for information.Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/18/2013, 11:44 PM