Senior source says Goldenberg C'tee had it in for police nominee

'He thought Edri wasn't the sharpest pencil in the pencil box...that he was a stupid policeman who can't read and write.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2018, 9:01 PM

Moshe 'Chico' Edri named as Israel's next police chief

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan names Edri to replace Roni Alsheikh as Israel's top cop.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2018, 2:14 PM

Police Chief: Israel doesn't want escalation in Gaza

Police Commissioner Alsheikh says events, players are too 'complex' for Israel to want to escalate the situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2018, 4:32 PM

Israeli soccer star dedicates award to Ari Fuld

Soccer star Menashe Zalka uses award ceremony to honor Fuld. Zalka and Fuld served in the same reserve IDF unit.Tzvi Lev, 10/11/2018, 6:26 PM

MK Hazan: Police chief is 'bad commissioner with big ego'

Likud MK Oren Hazan welcomes internal security minister's decision not to extend police commissioner's tenure.Mordechai Sones, 9/16/2018, 11:54 AM

'Serious differences of opinion with police chief'

After decision finalized to replace police chief, Public Security Minister says he has no regrets with previous chief.Yoni Kempinski, 9/13/2018, 6:17 PM

Police chief's tenure will not be extended

Public security minister notifies police chief Roni Alsheikh that his tenure will not be extended an additional term.Uzi Baruch, 9/13/2018, 2:34 PM

Who will be Israel's next police commissioner?

Public Security Minister Erdan narrows search for police chief to four candidates.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2018, 11:49 AM

Report: Shakeup planned in Israel Police, prison system

Public Security Minister reported planning to replace police commissioner, prison system chief.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2018, 10:07 AM

Blame game after nine students die in flash flood

Education Ministry and Defense Ministry blame each other for the tragic drowning of nine high school students.Tzvi Lev, 4/26/2018, 10:36 PM

Israel Police showcase capabilities at training academy

Special Forces, K-9 units, and helicopter assaults: Police hold family-friendly day showcasing its wide array of expertise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2018, 10:08 PM

Police to cancel 300,000 criminal records

'Israel Police helping citizens prevent mistakes, and assisting those who committed an offense to return to the fold.'Uzi Baruch, 4/17/2018, 12:03 PM

Police launch new emergency hotline

Police launch new emergency phone line as part of Commissioner Alsheikh's campaign to upgrade hotline following high profile failures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2018, 8:58 PM

Police commissioner to rabbis: Avoid mechanics from Arab towns

Arab mechanics steal the parts they use to fix cars, Police Commissioner Alsheikh says.Michal Levy, 3/29/2018, 6:16 PM

Terrorists infiltrated Israel with knives and grenades

IDF arrests 3 Arabs from Gaza armed with knives and grenades, after their footprints identified near security fence along southern Gaza.Uzi Baruch, 3/27/2018, 11:36 AM

'Many in religious community expect me to go easy on PM'

Police Commissioner Alsheikh talks about his relations with the Religious Zionist community as he probes Prime Minister Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2018, 7:50 PM

The “Faudalization” of Police Enforcement in Israel

It seems as if the police forces have undergone a transformation within their organizational behavior code and have mobilized all means at their disposal to politically dispose of the elected Prime Minister of the State of Israel. Ron Jager, 2/27/2018, 7:23 AM

The Netanyahu scandals – good for a laugh in America.

Netanyahu’s alleged cigar-gate — what’s the big deal? Jack Engelhard, 2/14/2018, 1:42 PM

Liberman joins in criticism of police chief

Defense Minister: Alsheikh should focus on eradicating crime and not on interviews to the media.Uzi Baruch, 2/9/2018, 1:07 AM

'Information was collected about PM's investigators'

Police Commissioner Roni Alsheikh claims “powerful elements” collected information about investigators who dealt with PM's files.Ben Ariel, 2/8/2018, 1:38 AM

Former Police Commissioner: 'Not all harassment is rape'

Assaf Hefetz is not concerned by complaints against outgoing Lahav 443 commander. 'Things must be put in proportion; I also had incidents.'Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2018, 3:42 PM

'We'll keep on doing our job'

Police Commissioner Roni Alsheikh responds to Netanyahu after he accused police of 'ruining peoples lives'.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2017, 5:47 PM

'He underwent a baptism of fire'

Police Commissioner Alsheikh praises officer fresh out of basic training for stopping terrorist near Ramallah on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2017, 7:12 PM

Israeli Arabs involved in 59% of arsons, 57% of murders

Public Security Minister Erdan slams Arab MKs for not doing more to support law enforcement in Arab society.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 9:18 AM

Barak: Netanyahu willing to burn down the country

Former Prime Minister blasts Netanyahu after the PM criticizes police leaks on investigations against him.Orli Harari, 10/15/2017, 5:09 AM

Cops will not be charged in Umm al-Hiran shooting

Police will not be charged in accidental killing of Bedouin schoolteacher Yakub Abu ElkiyanTzvi Lev, 8/8/2017, 4:11 PM

Respecting worshipers, dealing harshly with violent rioters

Police Commissioner Alsheikh oversees preparations for Temple Mount prayers, Arab violence, says police 'respect worshipers, not rioters.'Uzi Baruch, 7/28/2017, 2:06 PM

'Palestinian Authority incites terrorism'

Security forces search Temple Mount for additional terrorists, weapons, Public Security Minister says PA incites terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2017, 1:08 PM

'She loved Israel, had strong values, and was a unique fighter'

Police commissioner, Border Police commander, Public Security Minister speak at funeral of murdered Border Police officer Hadas Malka.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 8:03 AM

Female police officer sues Police Commissioner Alsheikh

Officer claims she was harassed by Lahav 433 Unit head Roni Ritman, submits libel suit against Alsheikh for terming her a 'criminal.'Reut Hadar, 4/4/2017, 3:56 PM

'You left at dawn to do your duty'

Hundreds attended the funeral of Erez Levi, murdered Wednesdayin a terror attack. Police Commissioner and Interior Minister eulogized him.Orly Harari, 1/18/2017, 8:47 PM

Chief of Police: Arson is terror

Police Chief Alsheich says the later fires were much larger than the earlier ones.Yoni Kempinski, Neve Tzuf, 11/28/2016, 10:50 AM

Police Chief apologizes to Ethiopian community

Police Chief Roni Alsheikh meets members of the Ethiopian community, clarifies his recent remarks which caused a firestorm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2016, 11:39 PM

Israel Police: Alsheikh did not mean to offend Ethiopians

Israel Police clarifies remarks by Chief Roni Alsheikh about migrants and crimes which caused a firestorm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2016, 12:08 AM

Israel's top cop treats victim of car accident

Chief of Police Roni Alsheikh aids injured woman at scene of car crash.Tal Polon, 7/12/2016, 9:19 PM

Police Chief says wave of attacks weren't coordinated

Israel Police Chief Roni Alsheikh seeks to calm fear of coordinated terrorist assault, says rapid succession of attacks not connected.Shlomo Piotrokovski, 3/8/2016, 9:09 PM

Police chief: We sanctify life; our enemies sanctify death

Police chief Alsheikh appears to reply to radio host Razi Barkai, who likened bereaved parents of slain soldiers to families of terrorists.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 6:30 AM

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

Arabs responsible for 59% of all murders in Israel

As part of 'Salute the Police' day, Commissioner Alsheikh tells Knesset committee that 'the police need the public's trust.'Hezki Baruch, 2/9/2016, 2:00 PM