Court will decide whether arson suspect was tortured

Lod court to decide whether Jewish arson suspect's confession was made under torture or is acceptable in court.Chana Roberts, 8/24/2017, 8:08 AM

Shabak Chief: Israel is stronger than ever

Shabak Chief Nadav Argaman speaks at memorial ceremony commemorating fallen Shin Bet agents, says Israel is 'stronger than ever.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/1/2017, 11:08 AM

Shin Bet looks to recruit best and brightest

In preparation for Israel's 69th Independence Day, ISA launches unique recruitment campaign, 'thwarting the next threat, defending Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 4/27/2017, 3:48 PM

ISA: 400 attacks foiled

In award ceremony at ISA headquarters, appreciation certificates presented to agents who participated in six trailblazing operations.Mordechai Sones, 12/28/2016, 12:13 AM

Israel looks to ban binary and Forex marketing schemes

ISA working to outlaw Israel's Forex and binary industries, asks Attorney General to help out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2016, 2:41 PM

'Netanyahu promised to make me Shin Bet head'

In a closed conversation just after his appointment as police commissioner, Alsheich revealed PM's secret promise.Reut Hadar, 6/6/2016, 10:46 PM

'Slippery slope': Jewish youth banned from contacting 87 people

In a shocking precedent, Jewish youth handed unusual ban without trial or evidence, 'public isn't aware this is becoming routine.'Ari Yashar, 5/29/2016, 5:26 PM

Thank you, Yoram!

Yoram Cohen, ISA chief, ends a five year term today, the perfect time to tell him and the dedicated men serving with him – Thanks!Uzi Baruch, 5/9/2016, 6:07 PM

Bethlehem terror cell involved in bus bombing

ISA reveals it arrested several Hamas terrorists thought to have helped plan and conduct Jerusalem bus bombing on Monday.Uzi Baruch, 4/21/2016, 5:53 PM

'Shin Bet used violence, interrogated me on Shabbat'

Court orders release of one of 5 Jews arrested early this month, as he reveals serious abuse suffered in investigation.Orli Harari, 4/21/2016, 5:37 PM

Israel's Securities Authority approves 'Heter Iska'

Orthodox exemption contracts available for the first time for Israeli bond buyers.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/19/2016, 7:11 PM

Two Jews arrested for 'nationalistic crime'

Two Jews arrested on vague charges of 'nationalistic crime events,' as 5 others wallow in jail without being allowed legal counsel.Orli Harari, 4/18/2016, 5:47 PM

Shin Bet warns against removing IDF from Arab cities

ISA claims that removing the IDF from Arab cities in Judea and Samaria could made it more difficult to prevent terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 9:38 AM

Report: Shin Bet preventing detainees from keeping Shabbat

Families of five Jews under Shin Bet custody for 'Jewish terrorism' plead with rabbis to allow their sons to keep Shabbat.Tova Dvorin, 4/15/2016, 11:05 AM

Attorney: Shin Bet crackdown 'a tragedy for democracy'

Dozens protest outside Petah Tikva courtroom where three Israeli Jews are being tried for an unknown crime; still denied legal counsel.Yoni Kempinski, 4/11/2016, 3:03 PM

Two more Jews, including soldier, arrested in Shin Bet crackdown

Both suspects - including one IDF soldier - denied legal counsel in unusual wave of arrests.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/11/2016, 11:25 AM

Shin Bet: We are thwarting a Hamas escalation

ISA official briefs Cabinet, says last October there were 78 major attacks but last month it was down to 20, this month 3 so far.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2016, 4:13 PM

Shin Bet: New Duma arson wasn't 'Jewish terror'

Israel Security Agency says latest fire doesn't appear to have been 'nationalistic,' strengthening suspicions regarding Arab feud.Ari Yashar, 3/20/2016, 7:14 PM

Shin Bet agent killed in Gaza

Israel Security Agency agent killed during an operation in Gaza. The incident is under investigation.Uzi Baruch, 3/9/2016, 6:57 AM

Samaria terrorist founded Cairo terror cell

ISA arrests Arab from Kabatiya who went to Egypt so as to study, but ended up recruiting other terrorists to attack Israel.Ido Ben-Porat, 3/6/2016, 5:37 PM

Rabbi Pinto to serve jail time in medical center

Shuvu Yisrael sect head, who twice collapsed on way to corruption trial, to get constant medical supervision. Jails prep for him and Olmert.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2016, 8:34 PM

'Tortured' Duma suspects' families demand Deputy AG resign

Families and supporters protest outside Deputy Attorney General's home, accusing him of 'hiding the torture and lying to the public.'Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 10:34 PM

Netanyahu names new Shin Bet chief

Nadav Argaman, deputy ISA head, gets promoted to lead the organization and 'defend the security of Israel.'Hezki Baruch, 2/11/2016, 8:40 PM

False confession revealed in Duma arson case

Transcriptions of ISA interrogation show after AG gave torture permission, minor suspect confessed - but wasn't indicted.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2016, 8:15 AM

Dafna Meir's killer watched Palestinian TV, decided to murder

Shin Bet reveals teen terrorist who stabbed Otniel woman to death at her doorstep was radicalized by TV.Uzi Baruch, 1/24/2016, 4:33 PM

'Jewish terror' suspects to wear ankle bracelets?

Israel's security apparatus weighs taking controversial measure in order to eradicate violations of administrative detention orders.Cynthia Blank, 1/10/2016, 10:46 AM

Terror wave on the decline?

New Shin Bet data shows marked decrease in number of attacks, casualties, and injured victims from November to December 2015.Cynthia Blank, 1/7/2016, 12:50 PM

Attorney General approved torture of Duma suspects

Despite denials: sources reveal that Weinstein gave order to torture Jewish suspects 3 weeks ago - without informing Netanyahu.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2016, 12:57 PM

Arab Israeli cell busted gun running, planning attacks

4 Arab citizens indicted for gun trade, violent riots, and planning to shoot police or burn police station - before getting cold feet.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 12/31/2015, 4:32 PM

Duma suspects' mothers write wives of Shin Bet, police heads

Mothers decry 'heartbreaking injustice,' warn due to effects of alleged torture 'we might not get back the same children taken from us.'Ari Yashar, 12/29/2015, 9:17 PM

Freed Duma suspect's family: Shin Bet was caught lying

ISA 'harmed our children' claiming they were 'ticking bombs,' says family, but in court all they had were 2-year-old unrelated suspicions.Ari Yashar, 12/29/2015, 4:22 PM

A true indictment

We have waited for weeks for the indictment, for charges to be filed, for evidence to be shown and accusations made. Instead, the first of the boys was released after 17 days of abuse. Paula R. Stern, 12/28/2015, 11:54 PM

Indictment to be filed against one Duma suspect

Charges to be filed against one Jewish youth arrested in connection to Duma arson - for two-year-old assault case involving Bedouins.Ido Ben Porat, 12/28/2015, 5:46 PM

Parents of Duma suspects demand torture investigation

Parents of detainees condemn 'hasty arrests and harsh torture to force confessions of a crime our children did not commit.'Uzi Baruch, 12/28/2015, 2:23 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu accuses Shin Bet of 'cooking up' extremist wedding

Tzfat Chief Rabbi notes only person holding Arab baby's picture in video clip still unidentified, ISA reportedly acted similarly in past.Ari Yashar, 12/28/2015, 11:12 AM

‘Extorting confessions from children’

About 150 people demonstrate in downtown Jerusalem to protest the torture of the suspected involved in the Duma murder.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/27/2015, 10:40 PM

Deputy Attorney General meets with Duma suspects

Raz Nizri meeting to examine torture allegations may be 'too little, too late,' attorney involved says.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2015, 10:17 PM

Three Duma suspects still haven't seen a lawyer, 1 month later

Honenu asks to see clients to learn what they are suspected of, and check for torture; 15-year-old arrested on unknown suspicions.Ari Yashar, 12/26/2015, 9:36 PM

Religious Zionist rabbis 'stand with the Shin Bet'

Dozens of national-religious rabbis release letter urging observant Jews not to hate, supporting ISA, condemning 'price tag.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/25/2015, 1:11 PM

Attorney Ben-Gvir: Shin Bet is trying to pull me off Duma case

Lawyer intends to sue over leak to media he says is part of 'libel campaign' against him, accusing Shin Bet of 'dictatorial' methods.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/25/2015, 11:09 AM

Lawyer demands Shin Bet torture investigation

Attorney notes charges of Duma suspect torture come from many sources and must be checked, warns confession may be inadmissible.Benny Tucker, 12/24/2015, 4:45 PM

Watch: Protest in New York over alleged Shin Bet torture

The protest against the alleged torture of the Duma suspects came to New York, where a demonstration took place outside the Israeli embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2015, 2:15 AM

'There is no justification for sadism, Bennett'

Lawyer Keidar criticizes Jewish Home head, noting he has first-hand evidence of torture in Duma case, Shin Bet never denied using violence.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/23/2015, 1:11 PM

Hamas terror cell planning suicide bombings busted

Wide terror cell thwarted in 25 arrests, focused in Abu Dis University just east of Jerusalem, and including Israeli citizens.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2015, 12:32 PM

Watch: 21 arrested protesting Duma case 'torture'

Protesters claim police use violence and tear gas in clearing them from junction; girl arrested among 250 protesting at Jerusalem entrance.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 12/22/2015, 9:22 PM

Ya'alon backs Shin Bet against 'Jewish terror'

Defense Minister echoes other ministers in giving 'full confidence' to ISA, despite the alleged brutal torture of Duma suspects.Uzi Baruch, 12/22/2015, 4:08 PM

'No Duma arson suspect attempted suicide'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked the latest to defend ISA, says she 'was told' interrogations were 'under the law.'Hezki Baruch, 12/22/2015, 2:56 PM

Netanyahu: ISA interrogations 'lawful'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu calls attacks on the ISA 'unacceptable', dismisses evidence of illegal torture during Duma interrogations.Hezki Baruch and Yoni Kempinski, 12/22/2015, 1:50 PM

Naftali Bennett backs ISA over Duma arson allegations

Duma arsonists 'terrorists' trying to undermine the State, Bennett says, gives ISA benefit of the doubt over abuse allegations.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2015, 12:41 PM

ISA 'sexually harassed' Duma suspect

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir demands immediate end to investigation after suspect confesses under duress, calls for investigation into ISA.Yoni Kempinski, 12/22/2015, 10:55 AM

Duma suspect's father: 'Inquisition-like torture'

Concerned father speaks about the brutal torture his son is undergoing, and the systemic effort to extract a false admission.Shimon Cohen, 12/21/2015, 8:37 PM

Duma protest arrives on MK's doorstep

Protestors waited all night in the freezing cold in tent outside Bezalel Smotrich's door to demand change in ISA interrogation tactics.Tova Dvorin, 12/21/2015, 8:57 AM

Hundreds riot over Duma suspects' treatment; 4 arrested

Angry protestors block entrance to Jerusalem over ISA torture of suspects.Eliran Aharon, 12/20/2015, 11:01 PM

Duma detainee 'tried to commit suicide'

Recordings exposed of youth arrested in Duma case begging to be killed, scars found all along arms. ISA denies wrongdoing.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/20/2015, 8:41 PM

Framed in Duma

It is not at all clear that the Jewish youths in administrative detention were connected whatsoever to the case. Even if they admit to the crime and re-enact it 100 times. The methods used by the ISA make anything they say meaningless. Moshe Feiglin, 12/18/2015, 3:51 PM

'Hilltop youth cannot stay silent as state allows terror'

Founder of Samaria town urges state to stop persecuting 'hilltop youth' and help them instead, noting they face bloodshed daily.Benny Tucker, 12/18/2015, 10:53 AM

Lawyers expose brutal torture against Duma suspects

After finally meeting suspects, lawyers tell of cruel torture, demand investigation end; 'minor hit in sensitive organs till numb to kicks.'Hezki Baruch, 12/17/2015, 6:48 PM