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Acting Police Commissioner to resign in Dec.

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'

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 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

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 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

Terror stabbing in Eilat two weeks ago

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 emergency hotline pranks

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 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 migrant

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 J'lem

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

ISA, Police Bust Terror Cell, Find 13 Pipe Bombs

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 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 Tactic: Mobile Barricade

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

Police Impose Tighter Restrictions on Temple Mount

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 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: Israel 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

Gal 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 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

Jordan Blasts Israel for 'Attack' on Temple Mount

Jordan and Egypt condemn Jewish state for 'provocations' and 'escalation' in their defense against Arab rioters on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2015, 2:12 PM

Traffic Police Deployed En Masse for Rosh Hashanah

Israel will see three major waves of traffic on Rosh Hashanah eve, police say: between 10:30 and 1; 4 and 8; and 10:30 to midnight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2015, 10:08 AM

Police Attacked by Arab Rioters on Temple Mount

Clashes come ahead of Rosh Hashanah and follow Yaalon's decision to outlaw two Islamist groups harassing Jews on Mount.Cynthia Blank, 9/13/2015, 9:22 AM

Watch: Preemptive Police Exercise in Jerusalem

To ensure residents and visitors' safety during High Holidays, Jerusalem police simulate responding to emergency situations.Hezki Baruch, 9/8/2015, 5:36 PM

Jew Arrested for Making Blessing on Temple Mount

Young Jewish visitor to Temple Mount detained by police moments after making the ritual blessing before drinking water.Orli Harari, 9/8/2015, 3:38 PM

Ethiopian Tasered by Police Sparks Protests Anew

Israel's Ethiopian community will renew protests against police brutality outside national police headquarters in Jerusalem on Monday.Cynthia Blank, 9/7/2015, 3:47 PM

IDF Uniforms, Weapons and Poison Seized in Hevron

Police raids in Hevron area yield ammunition and weapons, while IDF detains three terror suspects.Uzi Baruch, 9/6/2015, 11:20 AM

MK Oren Hazan May Be Prosecuted for Assault

Police recommend the freshman Likud MK be indicted for allegations he assault a municipal worker in Ariel.Yedidyah Ben Or, 9/1/2015, 7:56 PM

Erdan Re-Thinking Hirsch Appointment?

Amid corruption allegations and complaints from bereaved parents, Erdan meets with Maj. Gen. who skewered Hirsch in report on Lebanon war.Cynthia Blank, 8/30/2015, 11:32 AM

20-Yr Defense Contract to Boost Israel's Policing

Elbit Systems to provide Israel Police with six new helicopters in $115M contract to boost Israel's defense.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 3:40 PM

Internal Security Min. Slams 'Interfering' Ex-Cops

Former commissioners protest Gal Hirsch appointment but never held emergency meetings over corruption scandals, source slams.Cynthia Blank, 8/27/2015, 8:33 AM

Former Police Chiefs Mobilize Against New Top Cop

Gal Hirsch 'unsuitable' choice while Gilad Erdan 'has no clue about police,' former police chiefs say in attempt to thwart appointment.Cynthia Blank, 8/26/2015, 9:59 PM

President: Give New Police Commissioner A Chance

Despite backlash over Gal Hirsch's war record, Rivlin urges Israeli public to give their support to a man whose 'success is our success.'Yishai Karov, 8/26/2015, 7:38 PM

Security Boosted on Major Highway to Stop Terror

Residents along Route 443 have been so afraid to drive that they have been taking Highway 1 to avoid it, security source reveals.Tova Dvorin, 8/26/2015, 4:11 PM

Israel's New Chief of Police: Gen. Gal Hirsch

Internal Security Minister voices hope officer with distinguished IDF career has what it takes to shakeup police force wracked by scandals.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/25/2015, 8:16 PM

Jerusalem Police Unaware of Schlissel's Release

Report on Gay Pride Parade attack suggests Jerusalem police were sorely unaware of Yishai Schlissel's release - until it was too late.Cynthia Blank, 8/19/2015, 3:33 PM

Fourth Jew Arrested for Calling Mohammed a 'Pig'

Israel Police also arrest a 14 year-old boy for unspecified reasons on Sunday, in latest wave of arrests at Judaism's holiest site.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 2:30 PM

Gov't Stalls Investigation over Policeman's Death

Justice Ministry stopped committee being formed over alleged suicide of Ephraim Bracha for 'legal reasons.'Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 10:19 AM

Gay Pride Victims Kept in Dark About Investigation

Victims call on police to apologize for their role in allowing the stabber to attend the event and attack again.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 9:09 AM

Muslim Woman Bites Police at Temple Mount

Chaotic rioting near Temple Mount entrance after police turn away Muslim teens at Gate of the Tribes; eggs also thrown.Uzi Baruch, 8/11/2015, 11:57 AM

Lehava Director Summoned for Police Questioning

Judea-Samaria police succumbs to Vatican pressure, summons anti-assimilation leader over comments regarding burning churches.Ornit Etzer, 8/11/2015, 11:48 AM

Police Top Brass Meet Canceled Due to Tensions

Internal Security Minister will announce the new commissioners of police and Prisons Service in coming days.Gil Ronen, 8/10/2015, 8:29 AM

Police Raid Two Communities, Reasons Unknown

Adei Ad and Givat HaBladim raided overnight by security forces in latest apparent crackdown on 'Jewish terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2015, 9:17 AM

Gay Pride Stabber Had Psychotic Incident in Prison

Yishai Shlissel was declared a paranoid psychotic in 2009 and resisted psychiatric care - but police did nothing about it.Tova Dvorin, 8/5/2015, 8:59 PM

Soldiers Banned from Temple Mount Visit in Uniform

Legal rights group Honenu claims the three soldiers were arrested simply for looking like observant Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 10:33 AM

Police Threatened Rabbi's Wife Before Arrest

'Dozens' of officers arrested a rabbi's wife in connection to the Gay Pride stabbing - without a warrant - and threatened her, husband says.Tova Dvorin, 8/2/2015, 9:27 AM

Israeli Court Indicts Youths Over Church Arson

Four young adults and a teenager allegedly ran an underground anti-Christian movement and carried out multiple arson attacks.Tova Dvorin, 7/29/2015, 3:44 PM

Temple Mount: Sheikh Teaches Terror to Children

Border Police spotted standing nonchalantly as Sheikh runs martyrdom 'summer camp.'Tova Dvorin, 7/27/2015, 8:26 PM