Watch: Over Half-a-Million People and No Wounds?

Police Superintendent Micky Rosenfeld outlines the huge efforts to ensure safety at Meron on Lag B'Omer.

Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar,

Micky Rosenfeld
Micky Rosenfeld
Yoni Kempinski

Over half-a-million Jews headed to the grave of the famous Talmudic-era sage Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai in Meron for Lag B'Omer on Wednesday night where massive bonfires were lit - just how did the police cope with the logistical nightmare of such a mammoth event?

To find out, Arutz Sheva spoke with Police Superintendent Micky Rosenfeld ahead of the celebrations.




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