Body of woman found at Tel Aviv building site

She is suspected to be the mother of the 12-year-old boy who died mysteriously on Thursday while cleaning their apartment following a fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 8:33 AM

Father refuses to permit autopsies of daughters

Police turn to court to overrule religious father's objection to autopsies.Orly Harari, 1/2/2017, 9:54 AM

Murder-suicide suspected in fatal Jerusalem fire

Evidence reveals Sunday's Jerusalem fire to be intentional murder-suicide by the mother.Chana Roberts, 1/2/2017, 8:52 AM

'Please save what I left for the memory of my son and brother'

Last words of bereaved father who ended his life while visiting his son's grave.David Rosenberg, 9/6/2016, 2:25 PM

Lost his soldier son - and committed suicide

Aryeh Bar-Natan killed himself this Friday at the Har Herzl military cemetery, above his son’s grave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2016, 9:31 PM

Would-be terrorist stabber gets six months in prison

After threatening soldiers with a 19 cm knife, Asra Abad was sentenced this morning to six months imprisonmentTal Polon, 7/12/2016, 4:15 PM

American man kills himself on Birthright trip

US citizen found dead in hotel room, in first suicide in 17 years of Birthright trips.JTA, 5/19/2016, 7:13 PM

Study: Ethiopian IDF soldiers more likely to commit suicide

Statistics also reveal that soldiers with previous psychiatric diagnoses are less likely to commit suicide.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 4:50 PM

Duma suspect reveals alleged suicide attempt scars

Two weeks after slashing his wrists to end to the alleged brutal torture, lawyers finally allowed to photograph suspect's cuts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2015, 11:46 AM

Immigrants make up one-third of suicides in Israel

Of the 4,806 reported suicides between 2000 and 2013, over 1,600 of them have been at the hands of immigrants.Cynthia Blank, 12/9/2015, 7:08 PM

Arab who threatened soldiers with knife 'wasn't a terrorist'

State attorney's office rules Arab woman who shouted and approached security members with knife in Afula tried to commit suicide.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/28/2015, 10:56 PM

Rabbi Pinto Hints at Evidence About Senior Police Death

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto defends senior officer Ephraim Bracha, who brought corruption scandal against him to light.Tova Dvorin, 8/9/2015, 10:53 AM

Senior Police Chief's Suicide 'Shot Heard 'Round Israel'

Thousands eulogize senior police commander Ephraim Bracha as man who fell against 'evil incarnate' in corruption scandal.Tova Dvorin, 7/7/2015, 8:45 AM

Senior Police Officer Commits Suicide

Former National Fraud Unit chief Lt. Commander Ephraim Bracha takes his own life after his name was implicated in Pinto corruption case.Tova Dvorin, 7/5/2015, 11:18 AM

Dramatic Footage: Israeli Police Officer Prevents Suicide

Sergeant commended for his bravery in risking his own life to save a man as he dangled from the roof of a building.Ari Soffer and Yoni Kempinski, 5/4/2015, 3:14 PM

Germanwings Pilot Received Treatment for 'Suicidal Tendencies'

Dusseldorf investigators report Andreas Lubitz, 27, received therapy for 'suicidal tendencies' for years before getting pilot's license.Cynthia Blank, 3/30/2015, 6:06 PM

French Police Officer Committed Suicide After Charlie Hebdo

Regional police officer turns gun on himself after interviewing victims' families; unclear whether the two are connected.Tova Dvorin, 1/13/2015, 10:27 AM

IDF Suicides Double in 2014

Sharp increase in IDF soldiers ending their own lives not due to Gaza operation, Manpower Division chief insists.Tova Dvorin, 1/2/2015, 8:04 AM

Indictment: Soldier Attempted Suicide After Assault in Jail

Indictment filed on two soldiers accused of beating soldier under their charge in military jail, leading him to attempt hanging himself.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 7:11 PM

Autopsy Rules Bus Driver's Death A Suicide, Riots Continue

Autopsy of Yusuf Hasan al-Ramuni rules death a suicide. Tensions and riots continue with chants of 'revenge' at his funeral in Abu Dis.Cynthia Blank, 11/17/2014, 7:58 PM

Aryeh Eldad: 'Suicides - The Result of Difficult Battle Scenes'

In light of the suicide of 3 Givati ​​soldiers who fought in Gaza, physician, Arieh Eldad, believes that the army is not really prepared.Benny Toker and Cynthia Blank, 10/5/2014, 8:08 AM

Parents of Soldiers: 'The IDF is Not to Blame' for Suicides

In light of report that 3 soldiers committed suicide after Gaza war, parents come out in support of the IDF and call not to besmirch it.Uzi Baruch and Cynthia Blank, 10/1/2014, 9:08 PM

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

Terrorist Prisoners to Start Hunger Strike

Palestinian Arab terrorists announced they are starting a hunger strike in response to the suicide of an Arab terrorist jailed in Israel.Ido Ben Porat, 9/10/2014, 12:15 AM

PA Charges 'War Crimes' Over Prisoner Suicide

Jailed terrorist hangs himself in Israeli prison, but PA ministers tasked with funding imprisoned terrorists claim 'foul play.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2014, 6:09 PM

Medical Forum Attacks Proposed 'Mercy-Killing' Law

Hotem Forum says approving a law for doctor-assisted suicide would be a terrible blow to Israeli morality, start a 'slippery slope'.Yosef Berger, 6/8/2014, 3:39 PM

Terrorist 'Lawyer' Commits Suicide Under House Arrest

Arab lawyer charged with passing messages to jailed terrorists ends his life in Jerusalem home; legal outfit aided Hamas, Islamic Jihad.Ari Yashar, 4/29/2014, 9:58 PM

Crime Boss Found Dead in Netanya Home, Suicide Suspected

Charlie Abutbul found shot in head while on house arrest before 16-month jail term, reportedly was depressed over son's life-sentence.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 4/17/2014, 10:55 PM

Minister Slams ‘Assisted Suicide’: Doctors Should Heal, Not Kill

Minister of Pensioner Affairs attacks proposed law, which would allow doctors to provide patients with the means to kill themselves.Maayana Miskin, 1/26/2014, 10:37 AM

MK Feiglin: Life is Triumph, Not Mercy Killing

MK Feiglin takes issue with TV documentary that portrayed as a hero a man who chose to end his life because of Parkinson's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2013, 3:16 AM

IDF Officer Disarmed After He Threatens Suicide

An IDF officer barricaded himself inside a room at an army base but was overpowered by soldiersDavid Lev, 10/9/2013, 9:43 PM

Australia to Investigate 'Prisoner X' Affair

Canberra said it is seeking answers from Israel over 2010 death of Australian known as "Prisoner X" in a Tel Aviv prison as part of probe.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/17/2013, 3:26 PM

Lawyer who Met Zygier: He wasn't Depressed

A lawyer who met "Prisoner X" a few days before he died saw no sign of suicidal tendencies.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2013, 10:09 PM

Court Removes Gag Order on Mysterious Australian Prisoner X

Israeli court removes gag order on investigation into Prisoner X, an Australian who allegedly committed suicide in prison in 2010.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/13/2013, 10:16 AM

Suicide of Internet Activist Sparks Outcry in U.S.

Angry activists poured scorn on prosecutors for leading an overzealous campaign against Internet freedom fighter Aaron Swartz., 1/14/2013, 1:31 PM

Pressure over Abortion Led to Police Shooting of Youth

Raz Atias and his girlfriend planned suicide after his parents demanded their baby be aborted. Gil Ronen, 10/20/2012, 9:32 PM

Israeli Man Jumps to Death from Eiffel Tower

A 25-year-old Israeli man has jumped to his death from the Eiffel Tower in Paris. His identity has not been publicized.Chana Ya'ar, 6/25/2012, 10:13 PM

MK Uri Orbach and "V'Rapo Yerapeh"

MK Ofer Shelach of the Yesh Atid party presented legislation to allow assisted suicide in Israel. Contrast that to a Jew's morning prayers.Dr. Aryeh Hirsch, 1/28/2014, 7:22 PM