Charges to be dropped against "scissor terrorist" police officer

Finding no reason to indict the officer, Jerusalem District Attorney to close the case opened by previous Attorney General.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2016, 9:50 PM

Senior cop in spotlight for voicing political opinion

Chief Superintendent Meir Namir has some choice words to say about leftists and Arab MKs.Gil Ronen, 2/17/2016, 10:38 PM

Israel Police voice 'regret' over detained WaPo journalist

Police force 'regret if any distress was caused' by brief detention of Washington Post Jerusalem Bureau Chief near Old City.Ari Soffer, 2/16/2016, 9:40 PM

3 Jews detained for 'prayer on Temple Mount'

Police say three Jews are banned from returning to the Temple Mount for 'crime' of prayer; lawyer says two didn't even pray, one moved lips.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 4:47 PM

Israel makes history with first Muslim police commissioner

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan to set up Arab branches of Israel Police to serve and protect under Arab Deputy Commissioner.Raphael Poch, 2/11/2016, 8:20 AM

Sexual assault complaint filed with police against Moshe Ivgy

As allegations against renowned Israeli actor mount, one woman agrees to press charges with the police.Cynthia Blank, 2/8/2016, 9:26 PM

Police nab teen terrorist just in time

14-year-old Arab youth arrested in Jerusalem's Old City, after police discover a knife concealed in his clothes.Uzi Baruch, 2/1/2016, 11:32 AM

Watch: Israel's mounted police officers in action

Students join Israel Police for real time riot control exercise in the Galilee.Ari Soffer, 2/1/2016, 10:50 AM

Police deny wrongdoing in search for Tel Aviv terrorist

Head of police's Operations Unit says outrage over police not following up lead on Milhem's whereabouts is a 'storm in a teacup.'Cynthia Blank, 1/27/2016, 9:24 PM

Police ignored reported spotting of Tel Aviv terrorist

Police reportedly never followed up call from two women who saw Nashat Milhem enter a bus in north Tel Aviv with bloodstains on his shirt.Cynthia Blank, 1/27/2016, 5:50 PM

'Suddenly a man wakes up and learns he's a serial sex offender'

Ex-MK Yinon Magal asserts 'my life has stopped,' despite police's recommendation to close sexual harassment investigation against him.Yoni Kempinski, 1/25/2016, 9:12 PM

Hanin Zoabi convicted for insulting public official

Prosecutors demand firebrand MK be held on three years probation for calling Arab policemen 'traitors' in July 2014 demonstration.Cynthia Blank, 1/21/2016, 12:56 PM

Police refuse to release far-left activist

Radical left-wing activist arrested in connection to damning Channel 2 was set to be released, but police intend to hold him pending appeal.Cynthia Blank, 1/20/2016, 8:46 PM

Police arrest second radical leftist activist

Week after far-left activist detained at airport in apparent attempt to flee Israel, another man has been taken into custody.Yedidyah Ben Or, 1/19/2016, 8:28 PM

Criminal ring defrauded elderly immigrants in Israel

Israeli police uncover international fraud scam aimed at immigrants from former Soviet countries living in Israel.Ido Ben Porat, 1/19/2016, 2:08 PM

Rivlin: The Islamic State is already here, within Israel

Rivlin addressed the INSS conference stressing the need for law enforcement to isolate and firmly handle violent Arab extremists.Shoshana Miskin, 1/18/2016, 9:38 PM

Police: Nahariya terror suspect wasn't planning attack

Police say the female Arab resident of Tayibe arrested following emergency alert in Israel's north had no weapons on her person.Cynthia Blank, 1/12/2016, 8:28 AM

Police: Milhem may have had as many as 20 accomplices

Accomplices include those who actively helped the Tel Aviv shooter as well as those who recognized him but did not alert authorities.Cynthia Blank, 1/10/2016, 12:58 PM

Police to probe extreme leftist who turned Palestinians in to PA

Left-wing extremist Ezra Nawi under police investigation for exposing Palestinians to fate of torture and capital punishment.Yedidya Ben Or, 1/10/2016, 11:26 AM

Watch: Israeli Police launch major crackdown on illegal weapons

From today's ILTV edition. Nationwide sweep aims to end gun crime in Arab sector.ILTV, 1/8/2016, 5:46 AM

Tel Aviv gunman disabled cameras in Amit Shaban's cab

No footage of Nashat Milhem's escape exists, leading investigators to believe he disabled cameras sometime before murdering driver.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2016, 9:06 AM

Police arrest dozens in nationwide illegal weapons sweep

Hundreds of rounds of ammo, illegal firearms and more than 50 suspects rounded up in first day of major nationwide crackdown.Ari Soffer, 1/6/2016, 8:40 PM

Deputy Police Commissioner Roni Ritman to keep his position

Ritman to remain head of Lehav 433 unit, though Commissioner Alsheich castigates his conduct.Uzi Baruch, 12/29/2015, 11:45 AM

Falafel, fries and a side of weapons

Jerusalem police seize weapons caches hidden in falafel stall, residential courtyard in two Arab neighborhoods.Uzi Baruch, 12/28/2015, 6:28 PM

Police to interrogate Prime Minister's wife under caution

Interrogation of Sara Netanyahu will mark first time a serving prime minister's wife questioned by police.Cynthia Blank, 12/28/2015, 3:55 PM

Demands to punish police who beat journalists at Duma protest

‘It's time for action and results,’ writes chairman of Association of Israeli Journalists following last night’s violence against reporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2015, 12:25 PM

Teen arrested for calling in false terror attack to police

Crackdown on prank calls to emergency hotlines continues after massive police deployment to Beit Shemesh yields nothing at all.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/11/2015, 12:19 PM

Roni Alshich assumes role as Police Commisioner

After long search process and a broken leg, the Israel Police finally welcome a new leader.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/3/2015, 10:56 AM

Acting Police Commissioner to resign at end of 2015

Police Commissioner Bentzi Sau to retire after training his replacement, Roni Alsheich; second police shake-up this week.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/29/2015, 10:19 AM

New police chief 'must change culture of sexual harassment'

After reports fifth police official to be investigated for sexual harassment, former police commander hopes Roni Alshich can effect change.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/26/2015, 9:07 AM

As terror rages, Judea-Samaria District commander resigns

Commander Shlomi Michael resigns from his post, at the height of a terror war in the region.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2015, 2:31 PM

Erdan denies Jewish quota on Temple Mount

Internal Security Minister says there will not be a limit on Jewish visitors to Temple Mount, despite police announcement to the contrary.Shimon Cohen, 11/24/2015, 5:13 AM

Police against initiative to lower jailing age to 12

Police express reservations against jailing teen terrorists, opining it will encourage - not hinder - violent crime amongst minors.Tova Dvorin, 11/22/2015, 9:59 AM

Muslim Arab agent aided Israel Police in major drug bust

38 suspects arrested using the agent's information, after he built rapport with local dealers.Uzi Baruch, 11/22/2015, 8:48 AM

Palestinian arrested for harassing police hotline

Suspect left multiple messages saying he had a bomb and a weapons cache on hand for a major terror attack.Uzi Baruch, 11/13/2015, 8:11 AM

Stabbing in Eilat two weeks ago was terror attack

Israel Security Agency says terrorist was inspired by videos on social media documenting stabbings of Israelis.Uzi Baruch, 11/12/2015, 2:26 PM

Bill: Tougher fines for pranks on emergency hotlines

Terror wave prompting push to enforce laws against false emergency calls; proposals could change entire emergency hotline system.Tova Dvorin, 11/6/2015, 10:11 AM

Police defend wrongful deaths in terror attack misfires

Police officers of past and present note the occasional misstep is inevitable after deaths of Jewish man, Eritrean migrant this week.Tova Dvorin, 10/23/2015, 3:02 PM

Four arrested for beating Eritrean mistaken for terrorist

Four suspects in beating of Eritrean migrant in aftermath of Be'er Sheva attack to be formally charged on Thursday, Israel Police reveals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2015, 10:56 PM

New Police Chief Launches Plan to Reform the Force

Roni Alsheich, fresh in his new post, to appoint two deputies tasked with operational and managerial duties so as to let him restructure.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/21/2015, 10:37 AM

Police Hotline Overwhelmed with 30,000 Calls Daily

Tel Aviv District police hotline commander warns Israelis to stay on alert - but also not to believe rumors on WhatsApp.Tova Dvorin, 10/16/2015, 11:42 AM

Watch: Police Storm Jerusalem Central Bus Station

Police forces search Central Bus Station following reports of second armed terrorist in Wednesday night's stabbing attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2015, 7:39 AM

Proposal: IDF Forces to Back Up Police in Jerusalem

Security cabinet proposes new measures to crack down on terror after three Israelis killed in attacks in Jerusalem.Nitsan Keidar, 10/13/2015, 9:27 PM

Police Official: Recent Attacks Not 'Spontaneous'

Head of Israel Police's Operations Unit asserts Islamic Movement a 'guiding hand' behind recent wave of terror in Israel.Cynthia Blank, 10/11/2015, 11:58 AM

Police Bust Terror Cell With 13 Pipe Bombs for Temple Mount

Cleared for publication: two Arabs brought explosive parts to Jerusalem, where a minor assembled them for Temple Mount riots.Uzi Baruch, 10/9/2015, 11:05 AM

Police Limit Old City Access after Terror Attacks

Jerusalem's Old City to remain partially shuttered over Simchat Torah; Muslims over 50 can still visit Temple Mount.Tova Dvorin, 10/4/2015, 7:41 AM

Video: Police Battle Temple Mount Rioters in Al Aqsa Mosque

Armed with a simple but ingenious new contraption, police face onslaught of firebombs, fireworks and boulders from Muslim extremists.Ari Soffer, 9/29/2015, 2:30 PM

New Temple Mount Police Tactic: Mobile Barricade

InnovativeJerusalem police erect rolling barricade against mob of Arab terrorists.Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2015, 8:43 PM

Police to Impose Tighter Restrictions on Temple Mount Entry

Due to ongoing riots, police announce that, effective immediately, only Muslim men age 50 and above can enter the Temple Mount.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/27/2015, 6:36 PM

Erdan Wants to Publish Police Commissioner Nominee's Name

Minister for Public Security asks permission to publicize name of Shin Bet deputy, who was nominated for police commissioner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2015, 10:55 PM

Jerusalem Stabbing Victim Named

25 year-old Yaakov Brami died in Thursday night's stabbing; police still unclear whether the incident was crime or terror.Tova Dvorin, 9/25/2015, 3:32 PM

Constant Terror Yields Raise for Jerusalem Police

Cabinet approves 800 shekel per month raise for capital police officers in light of ongoing rock and firebomb attacks.Tova Dvorin, 9/25/2015, 12:09 PM

Gal Hirsch: Israeli Life 'Directed by Unelected Interests'

Retired Brigadier General Gal Hirsch, who withdrew his candidacy for police commissioner, claims he was the victim of a 'smear campaign.'Yoni Kempinski, 9/24/2015, 10:50 AM

Scandal-Hit Hirsch Drops Candidacy for Police Commissioner

Retired General Gal Hirsch no longer aiming to be next commissioner due to harsh, lengthy opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2015, 9:42 PM

Police Ban Yeshiva from Ascending Temple Mount

Annual visit cancelled in light of recent violence - despite security clearance.Ornit Etzer, 9/22/2015, 2:13 AM

Mother of Five Arrested for Trying to Join ISIS

Turkish authorities arrest Israeli Arab woman at the border after determining she was en route to Syria.Uzi Baruch, 9/20/2015, 10:01 AM

Watch: Arab Cop Berates Elderly Jew on Waqf's Orders

Activists post video showing Arab officer on Temple Mount threatening to 'kick out' Jewish man if he makes any movements.Ari Yashar, 9/18/2015, 11:50 AM