News and updates about GSS

PM at Shabak unit: 'Terrorists constantly think up new ideas but we're ready'

PM Bennett notes presence of IDF soldiers at "hundreds of locations along security fence, to cover all the breaches. We'll break this wave."

'Terrorists constantly think up new ideas but we're ready'player

Undercover operatives kill armed man in Rahat – police open investigation

Police investigating circumstances leading to death of Rahat man in Border Police and Shin Bet operation. Ben Gvir: They deserve a medal.

Officers combating terror in Rahat now under investigation

Shin Bet COVID tracing program comes to an end

The Supreme Court has decreed that the GSS using cellular activity to trace possible COVID-19 carriers is now forbidden.

Shin Bet COVID tracing program comes to an end

Sderot man arrested for selling Airsoft rifles to terrorists

GSS and Police have arrested an Airsoft supplier from Sderot for selling Airsoft rifles to Judea and Samaria

Sderot man arrested for selling Airsoft rifles to terrorists

GSS surveilled Netanyahu protesters' phones

GSS was given access to materials from protesters' phones to make sure they don't intend to break into Netanyahu's residence.

GSS surveilled Netanyahu protesters' phones

Hundreds of thousands sent into unnecessary isolation; 74% got results after 36 hours+

Health Ministry invested NIS 112 million to purchase 2.4 million kits for serological tests, but plans to perform only 300,000 tests.

Hundreds of thousands sent into unnecessary isolation

Former Defense Minister Naftali Bennett loses state security protection

All other outgoing Defense Ministers receive five years' protection; Bennett gets just three months.

Former Defense Minister Bennett loses security protection

Knesset Foreign Affairs Chair MK Hauser calls to stop GSS COVID-19 carrier surveillance

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee demands Attorney General delay decision to approve surveillance for another three weeks.

MK Hauser calls to stop GSS COVID-19 carrier surveillance

Internal Security Minister: 'Surveillance necessary to curb epidemic'

Interviewed on 103 FM, Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan quells anxiety re: surveillance program: "The data will be destroyed."

Minister Erdan: Surveillance is 'extreme but vital'

Israeli government moves to allow tracking cell phones to fight coronavirus

Agency would not require court order to perform surveillance but will be 'limited in scope of information and what it can be used for'.

Israel moves to allow tracking cell phones to fight coronavirus

18-year-old detained by Shin Bet, forbidden to meet attorney

Violence used against minor, parents not allowed at interrogation as required by law. Adv. Rom: 'GSS using anti-democratic, draconian tool.'

18-year-old detained by Shin Bet, forbidden to meet attorney

Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Otzma candidate to Yisrael Beytenu chair, who hinted he is a Shin Bet agent: 'If no apology within 48 hours, libel suit will be filed.'

Ben-Gvir libel suit ultimatum to Avigdor Liberman

Arrested boy's mother to Shaked: 'Shin Bet runs the country?'

Mother of youth detained by Shin Bet holds protest vigil at Justice Minister's house, requesting minister work to allow boys to see lawyers.

Arrested boy's mother to Shaked: 'Shin Bet runs the country?'

Shin Bet pays up after trying to recruit Israeli youth

Shin Bet compensates young man NIS 6,500 for inviting him to Shin Bet HQ by sending illegal police summons for interrogation.

Shin Bet pays up after trying to recruit Israeli youth

Shin Bet head reveals 'lone terrorist' prevention methods

Since year's beginning GSS thwarted about 250 major terrorist attacks including suicide bombings, kidnappings, shootings.

Shin Bet head reveals 'lone terrorist' prevention methods

'They overturned beds and came out empty-handed'

Mother of Elia Nativ of Yitzhar, in administrative detention: 'They banged on the door, went through the closets; we were in total shock'.

'They overturned beds and came out empty-handed'player

34 terror suspects nabbed in widespread operation

34 wanted terror suspects caught Monday night in a widespread operation coordinated by security forces in Judea and Samaria.

34 terror suspects nabbed in widespread operation

Attack against IDF soldiers thwarted in Negev area

Cell comprised of Israeli Arabs uncovered at end of November. Weapons seized.

Attack against IDF soldiers thwarted in Negev area

Terrorist who stabbed policeman apprehended

A terrorist who stabbed and wounded a policeman near Har Adar in the Judean hills was arrested and will be charged soon.

Terrorist who stabbed policeman apprehended

Shin Bet investigates cause of wildfires

Shin Bet security agency investigating possible acts of arson as terror which may be behind the spate of fires spreading around the country.

Shin Bet investigates cause of wildfires

'Is he or isn't he dangerous?', asked the lawyer

The Honenu organization representing a youth who received an administrative order, claims that GSS conduct proves he is not dangerous.

'Is he or isn't he dangerous?', asked the lawyer

Tourism Minister: High Court insulted the GSS

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin(Likud) claimed that the High Court acted contemptuously towards the GSS request to delay Amona evacuation.

Tourism Minister: High Court insulted the GSS

Police indict youth for firing air gun

A resident of a Samaria hilltop outpost was charged with firing an air gun at a Palestinian car. Honenu: It was act of self-defense.

Police indict youth for firing air gun at Arab taxi

Jerusalem Terrorist Attack Foiled

Hamas cell recruited Arab maintenance workers at Jerusalem's busy Mamilla mall, and planned to target shoppers during the holiday period.

Jerusalem Terrorist Attack Foiled

GSS Cracks Terror Cells in Hevron

Israel's GSS and IDF broke up three terror cells operating in Hevron who carried out bombings, were planning kidnappings, and road attacks

GSS Cracks Terror Cells in Hevron

Terrorists Nabbed With Pipe Bombs in Samaria

Security forces in northern Samaria arrested two Arabs from PA enclaves carrying explosives and other weapons – yet again.

Terrorists Nabbed With Pipe Bombs in Samaria

Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Border Police manning the Tapuach Junction in Samaria captured two terrorists armed with pipe bombs, a makeshift firearm, knives, and ammo

Border Police Thwart Terror Attack

Overkill Charged in Kfar Tapuach Arrests

Police arrested two young women, 20,from Kfar Tapuach for suspected vandalsim in what friends and neighbors call 'harassment'

Overkill Charged in Kfar Tapuach Arrestsplayer

Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Israeli intelligence officers three weeks ago reportedly grabbed a Hamas officer in Sinai who was planning to kidnap Israelis.

Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Hamas Cell Arrested, Indicted in Jerusalem

A Hamas fund raising and money laundering cell was recently arrested by Israel's security services and indicted in a Jerusalem court.

Hamas Cell Arrested, Indicted in Jerusalem

GSS: No Shalit Debrief Yet, Just Guesses

Israeli security officials say they have yet to debrief Gilad Shalit on his years in Hamas captivity, but they have some guesses.

GSS: No Shalit Debrief Yet, Just Guesses

GSS Cracks Hamas Network

Israel's GSS cracked a Hamas network in Judea and Samaria, which was planning kidnappings and suicide bombings.

GSS Cracks Hamas Network