No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

Even in the 'best of homes,' there may be secrets lurking. Shifra is a survivor.Judy Simon, 7/17/2020, 1:20 PM
Daycare provider in Jerusalem suspected of abusing children

Daycare provider in Jerusalem suspected of abusing children

Recording shows daycare provider cursed, yelled at, and may have beaten children in her care.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2020, 3:03 PM
England: 104% rise in number of men abused by women during coronavirus shutdown

England: 104% rise in number of men abused by women during coronavirus shutdown

Dramatic spike in number of domestic abuse cases against men during coronavirus outbreak, statistics show.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2020, 3:12 PM
Abuse filmed at daycare center

Abuse filmed at daycare center

Daycare center assistant arrested after security camera catches her using force to get toddler to lie down during nap time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2020, 4:49 PM
Court indicts daycare provider who threw baby on a rug

Court indicts daycare provider who threw baby on a rug

'He didn't want to go to her, when he heard her he became very agitated,' baby's father says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2020, 12:40 PM
France: Single mother suffocates baby to death on 1st birthday

France: Single mother suffocates baby to death on 1st birthday

French 'devoted' single mother marks daughter's first birthday by suffocating her to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2020, 10:30 AM
Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Police open investigation after preschool assistants report child abuse by preschool teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 8:37 AM
7 men sue 2 NY Jewish day schools for alleged abuse by teacher

7 men sue 2 NY Jewish day schools for alleged abuse by teacher

Two Orthodox Jewish schools in New York sued by seven former students over abuse by teacher later convicted of child molestation.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 9/6/2019, 5:29 PM
'The prosecutor spits in the face of the victim'

'The prosecutor spits in the face of the victim'

Arab employees at Shufersal supermarket suspected of abusing special-needs haredi worker to be released to house arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 10:14 AM
Father of abused worker: I cried like never before

Father of abused worker: I cried like never before

Father of special needs supermarket worker abused by Arab coworkers recounts how he found out about his son's suffering.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 10:32 PM
Arrest of suspects in Shufersal abuse case extended

Arrest of suspects in Shufersal abuse case extended

Police asked 7-day extension but court gave 3 days. Suspects will then be freed to house arrest under restrictive conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 3:37 PM
Woman indicted for attempting to murder son

Woman indicted for attempting to murder son

Resident of Netanya threatens to harm herself and blame her husband, attempts to murder 4-year-old son.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2019, 3:25 PM
'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

Court extends arrest of Arab parents whose 5-year-old daughter was found bound and covered in blood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 2:46 PM
Police open investigation into Bnei Brak daycare

Police open investigation into Bnei Brak daycare

Investigation opened after passerby alerts police to possible abuse in daycare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 10:34 AM
'Arson suspect has no connection to daycare parents'

'Arson suspect has no connection to daycare parents'

Attorney for teen suspected of setting fire to abusive daycare worker's home says suspect has 'no connection' to daycare parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 2:08 PM
Ending the party of abuse

Ending the party of abuse

Israel is a safe haven for pedophiles, and every other week a daycare worker is accused of abuse. Here is a possible solution. Opinion.Chana Roberts, 7/5/2019, 11:58 AM
No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

Even in the "best of homes" there may be secrets lurking. Shifra is a survivor.Judy Simon, 7/5/2019, 1:12 AM
Amudim helps abuse victims combat deadly silence

Amudim helps abuse victims combat deadly silence

International organization fights community tendency to sweep societal ill under carpet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 6:46 PM
Mother who gave children insulin indicted

Mother who gave children insulin indicted

Mother who injected infant with insulin charged with five counts of attacking a minor, one count of abusing a minor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 4:51 PM
Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Malka Leifer fled to Israel in 2008 amid allegations she sexually abused students; wanted on 74 charges of child sexual abuse in Melbourne.Mordechai Sones - JTA, 8/14/2018, 7:16 PM
Report: Mother who injected insulin also beat her children

Report: Mother who injected insulin also beat her children

Mother beat her children with thick rods, investigation shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 1:46 PM
North Carolina mom tries to poison sons

North Carolina mom tries to poison sons

Police arrest, imprison mother after she mixed lighter fluid into sons' drink.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 4:47 PM
Texas: Police arrest two women after identifying dead toddler

Texas: Police arrest two women after identifying dead toddler

Texas police identify 4-year-old Jayden Lopez, arrest his mother and her girlfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2018, 12:12 PM
'She threw babies on the floor multiple times'

'She threw babies on the floor multiple times'

Daycare assistant who smothered infant identified after indictment charges her with manslaughter, multiple accounts of child abuse.Reut Hadar, 6/11/2018, 2:41 PM
Haredi rabbis push to drop complaint against violent teacher

Haredi rabbis push to drop complaint against violent teacher

Haredi student calls police, files complaint against teacher who hit him, but parents drop complaint under pressure from local rabbis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 10:47 AM
Daycare assistant will be charged with manslaughter

Daycare assistant will be charged with manslaughter

Petah Tikva daycare assistant who suffocated infant will be charged with manslaughter, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 8:49 AM
Lesbian mom who drove off cliff was drunk, police say

Lesbian mom who drove off cliff was drunk, police say

Investigations show at least two children were sedated when a drunk lesbian mother drove her family off a California cliff in March.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 8:40 AM
Lesbian moms committed homicide-suicide, investigations suggest

Lesbian moms committed homicide-suicide, investigations suggest

Car crash investigations suggest lesbian 'couple' had history of abuse, intentionally killed their adopted children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2018, 12:00 PM
US: Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

US: Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Muslim immigrants from Iraq abuse daughter for refusing arranged marriage which would have brought the family $20,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 10:09 AM
A different approach for treating victims of abuse, neglect

A different approach for treating victims of abuse, neglect

Jerusalem campus pioneers new approach for treating abused children.JTA, 3/10/2018, 7:09 PM
'It's criminal to use child actors in domestic violence ad'

'It's criminal to use child actors in domestic violence ad'

MK Shasha-Biton says using children to promote women's organizations' agenda is a crime, notes statistics on children abused by mothers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 1:39 PM
Wife hits husband, forces emergency landing

Wife hits husband, forces emergency landing

Woman explores sleeping husband's smartphone, starts hitting him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2017, 11:20 AM
J'lem preschool assistant charged with hitting 4-year-old

J'lem preschool assistant charged with hitting 4-year-old

Police interrogate preschool assistant, after mother complains child was hit.Yedidya Ben-Or, 9/28/2017, 10:06 AM
Chabad leaders: Report child abuse to secular authorities

Chabad leaders: Report child abuse to secular authorities

Chabad rabbis rule Jewish law permits abusers to be reported directly to non-Jewish authorities, say no reason to ask rabbi first.JTA, 9/20/2017, 1:26 PM
Baby-throwing mother: A voice told me to do it

Baby-throwing mother: A voice told me to do it

Abusive mother's lawyer says she 'suffers postpartum depression,' then lists in her favor symptoms of schizophrenia. Abusive, or just ill?Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2017, 12:04 AM
Condition of infant tossed from car improves

Condition of infant tossed from car improves

Infant does not need operation, authorities extend mother's arrest.Uzi Baruch, 8/4/2017, 11:36 AM
NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

Divorcing wife kills husband, gets grown children to help in murder, mutilation, and hiding of the body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 3:24 PM
The basement of horrors in Jerusalem

The basement of horrors in Jerusalem

Allegations of sexual assault, abuse, and incest as uncle, nephew arrested for subjecting teen to years of torment in family basement.David Rosenberg, 7/4/2017, 1:56 PM
Police arrest parents suspected of abusing baby

Police arrest parents suspected of abusing baby

Hadera couple in their 20s finds themselves arrested on suspicion of abusing, neglecting infant.Ido Ben Porat, 6/30/2017, 8:25 AM
Officer given only 10-day detention for abusing haredi soldier

Officer given only 10-day detention for abusing haredi soldier

According to the complaint, officer slammed haredi youth's head against the wall for no reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 11:43 AM
Daycare manager interrogated by police

Daycare manager interrogated by police

Baby arrives at hospital unconscious, tests show skull fracture.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 4/26/2017, 7:49 AM
Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

Jerusalem District Attorney files indictment against nine haredi protesters.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 4/9/2017, 2:14 PM
Footage reveals systematic child abuse in daycare centers

Footage reveals systematic child abuse in daycare centers

Video and audio clips show daycare workers abusing and neglecting babies, toddlers at multiple daycare centers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 1:40 PM
Health Minister to close Haifa nursing home accused of abuse

Health Minister to close Haifa nursing home accused of abuse

Haifa nursing home CEO steps down amid abuse scandal as five staff members arrested, Health Minister vows to close it down entirely.Chana Roberts, 2/20/2017, 10:01 AM
'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

Tel Hashomer doctor explains arrest of Modi'in Illit parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 9:10 AM
Police arrest mother for abusing toddler

Police arrest mother for abusing toddler

Israeli Police arrest mother after father reports signs of abuse on toddler's body.Orly Harari, 1/23/2017, 10:55 AM
Abusive father to pay 1.4 million NIS

Abusive father to pay 1.4 million NIS

Jerusalem Family Court orders haredi father to pay 1.4 million NIS to his daughter in compensation for abuse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 12:16 PM
Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Rabbi Berland begs for his release

Berland appeals to chief rabbis for help saying he is in poor health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2016, 4:20 PM
No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

A delegation of Israeli officials visited the Lev Tahor community in Guatemala amid allegations of abuse and child marriages.Nitzan Keidar, 9/27/2016, 4:08 PM
Helping Friends Who Don't Want Help

Helping Friends Who Don't Want Help

How do you begin to approach a subject that is sensitive?Rabbi Elan Adler, 7/28/2016, 11:11 PM
Rabbinic leader - Use social media with boundaries

Rabbinic leader - Use social media with boundaries

Rabbi's need to use the tools at hand in order to properly diagnose and help those who come to them seeking adviceRaphael Poch, 12/3/2015, 3:26 PM
Rescued from Arab Villages: 6 Weddings and a Brit

Rescued from Arab Villages: 6 Weddings and a Brit

Only recently rescued from abusive relationships while trapped in Arab villages, 7 Jewish women finally find true happiness.Hillel Fendel, 1/20/2015, 4:03 PM
'Muslim Boy' Has Bar Mitzvah at Kotel

'Muslim Boy' Has Bar Mitzvah at Kotel

Yad L'achim rescued Jewish mother and her three children from abusive imprisonment in Arab village, now her son has become a bar mitzvah.Haim Lev, Ari Yashar, 4/7/2014, 3:16 PM
Lebanese Revolution? Death Sentence To Wife Beater

Lebanese Revolution? Death Sentence To Wife Beater

Man accused of brutally beating wife to death with pressure cooker given unprecedented sentence, raises hopes of reform.Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 2:27 PM
PA and Hamas Guilty of Rampant Human Rights Abuses

PA and Hamas Guilty of Rampant Human Rights Abuses

New report from Arabs in Judea, Samaria and Gaza reveals systemic abuses and oppression by PA and Hamas governments.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2014, 8:32 AM
Expert: Women Abuse as Often as Men

Expert: Women Abuse as Often as Men

Professor Murray Straus tells Arutz Sheva: People refuse to believe it, but women abuse men just as much as men abuse women.Yoni Kempinski, 4/30/2013, 12:12 AM
Israeli Conference to Focus on Battered Men

Israeli Conference to Focus on Battered Men

Men are less likely to report being hit or to obtain treatment, says a domestic abuse expert. First conference on the subject in Israel.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/29/2013, 4:15 AM