Police nab man suspected of blackmailing Israeli bank

Police nab man suspected of blackmailing Israeli bank

Blackmailer stole customer information, threatened to leak data if not paid 1 million shekels in bitcoin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2017, 4:03 PM
'Pay up, then you can talk to your daughter'

'Pay up, then you can talk to your daughter'

Despite receiving child support, woman uses daughter to extort money from ex-husband. Activists say phenomenon is ignored by media.Gil Ronen, 9/21/2016, 11:14 AM
Arab burglar caught by his own greed, stupidity

Arab burglar caught by his own greed, stupidity

Illegal infiltrator broke into a Jewish home, threatened murder, then tried blackmail – and was caught.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2016, 9:05 PM
PA Threatens Australia Over Jerusalem Terminology

PA Threatens Australia Over Jerusalem Terminology

PA threatens Canberra with trade sanctions, UN moves over decision to use more accurate terminology for land over 1949 Armistice lines.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2014, 7:28 AM
Protests as Rabbi Remains in Custody

Protests as Rabbi Remains in Custody

Protesters call to release kabbalistic rabbi accused of extortion. Jerusalem rally turns violent.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 8:31 AM
Kabbalist Rabbi Arrested in Extortion Case

Kabbalist Rabbi Arrested in Extortion Case

Rabbi and mobster both accused of extortion in Netivot elections. Rabbi claims innocence. Lawyer, ‘He just gave blessings.’Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2013, 5:53 PM
Anti-Semitic 'Elmo' Charged with Extortion

Anti-Semitic 'Elmo' Charged with Extortion

New York City's anti-Semitic 'Elmo' attempted to extort $2 million from the Girl Scouts, in another provocation since last year's tirade.Rina Tzvi , 6/9/2013, 2:42 PM
Exposed: Shin Bet’s Secret Tactics

Exposed: Shin Bet’s Secret Tactics

Expose accuses Shin Bet of using trickery to get Israelis to spy on Israelis in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 5/7/2013, 12:54 PM
Former Rabbinic Aide Charged with Fraud

Former Rabbinic Aide Charged with Fraud

An Israeli with political influence in the U.S. has been arrested on suspicion of fraud, possible extortion. , 8/18/2012, 11:23 PM