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News and updates about Israel Prison Service

Benefits for terrorists in prison - against minister's wishes

Prison service grants benefits to terrorists for Muslim holidays - going against intended policy of Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan.

Benefits for terrorists in prison - against minister's wishes

Female soldier harassed by terrorist - silenced by officials

Guard says she was harassed by jailed terrorist, then silenced by prison authorities who warned her family would be 'sent back to Ethiopia'.

Female soldier harassed by terrorist - silenced by officials

'Why should murderers in prison watch the World Cup?'

Father of terror victim says IPS may decide to ignore Internal Security Minister's directive to stop Hamas members from watching World Cup.

'Why should murderers in prison watch the World Cup?'

Rivlin examining 'special pardon' for 70th Independence day

President visits prisons, rehabilitation facilities. 'The power to pardon is a great privilege, but it is also a heavy responsibility.'

Rivlin examining 'special pardon' for 70th Independence day

Olmert in trouble again

Justice Ministry to investigate former PM for writing book containing classified information while in prison.

Olmert in trouble again

PA: 80% of hunger strikers' demands were met

PA official claims Israel agreed to 80 percent of the demands of hunger striking terrorists.

PA: 80% of hunger strikers' demands were met

Hunger-striking terrorists demand more TV

Hunger strikers demand access to minimum of 20 television channels and access to free university education.

Hunger-striking terrorists demand more TV

700 terrorists begin hunger strike

Marwan Barghouti leads hunger strike, most of the hunger-striking terrorists belong to Fatah, some are Hamas and 'lone wolf' terrorists.

700 terrorists begin hunger strike

Israeli prisons prepare for terrorist hunger strike

Hunger strike led by terrorist murderer Marwan Barghouti to begin tonight. 'Strike motivated by Barghouti's campaign for PA leadership.'

Israeli prisons prepare for terrorist hunger strike

Hamas terrorists attack prison guards

In two separate incidents, Hamas terrorists attack prison guards with a screwdriver.

Hamas terrorists attack prison guards

Olmert asks for early release

Former Prime Minister submits application to the Prison Service asking for a reduction of his sentence in the Holyland affair.

Olmert asks for early release

'Olmert is taking advantage of the law to get unlimited visits'

Prison service changes its guidelines after claiming former PM Ehud Olmert is 'taking advantage of law allowing unlimited lawyer visits.'

'Olmert is taking advantage of the law to get unlimited visits'

Meir Ettinger: Prison guard is abusing me

Ettinger’s lawyer calls to suspend officer for ‘harsh abuse’ including false complaints. Prison response: Ettinger threatened to kill guard.

Meir Ettinger: Prison guard is abusing me

Ex-president Moshe Katzav put on prison suicide watch

After being denied parole, concerns over former president Katzav's emotional state prompt 24-hour suicide watch.

Ex-president Moshe Katzav put on prison suicide watch

Police use fake prison, attacks to scare Jewish suspects

Israel Prison Service uses Acre Prison for mind games. Jewish suspects forced to watch 'stabbing,' not knowing it's fake.

Police use fake prison, attacks to scare Jewish suspects

Hunger-striking Hamas terrorist's health failing

Mohammed al-Qiq's wife says if her husband loses consciousness, she believes doctors in Israeli prison will force-feed him.

Hunger-striking Hamas terrorist's health failing

State Attorney refusing court order to free Duma suspect?

Honenu legal aid group says parents of suspect told by prison they got 'order from above' to breach court order, in 'illegal arrest.'

State Attorney refusing court order to free Duma suspect?

New low: Duma suspects being denied clean underwear

Attorney reveals prison breaches court order, preventing suspect's wife from bringing him underwear in 'simple abuse.'

New low: Duma suspects being denied clean underwear

Convicted murderer escapes, captured shortly afterwards

Yaron Sankar, who was convicted of two murders, escapes hospitalization, but is caught two hours later.

Convicted murderer escapes, captured shortly afterwards

How Much Did Israel Pay for Hunger Striker's Hospital Stay?

With two hospital stays in nearly a month, Mohammad Allan has cost Israel close to $26,000.

How Much Did Israel Pay for Hunger Striker's Hospital Stay?

Sexual Abuse Rabbi is 'Cursing' Prison Guards

Guards complain after Rabbi Ezra Sheinberg - in detention over case on sexual abuse of 11 women - places a 'kfeida' curse on them.

Sexual Abuse Rabbi is 'Cursing' Prison Guards

Report: Prisoners Planning Hunger Strike for More TV Channels

Israel Prison Service on alert for strike being planned for July; prisoners to demand more TV channels, canteen budget.

Report: Prisoners Planning Hunger Strike for More TV Channels

'Jewish Terrorist' to be Released After 13 Years

Committee decides to release Shlomi Dvir, last jailed member of 'Bat Ayin Underground' which planned revenge attacks against Arabs.

'Jewish Terrorist' to be Released After 13 Years

Erdan's Plans: Revamp the Israel Police, Fight BDS

Details of agreement between PM and Internal Security, Strategic Affairs Min. Gilad Erdan emerge. Erdan: this is a challenge, opportunity.

Erdan's Plans: Revamp the Israel Police, Fight BDS

PA Terrorist Murdered Two Israelis, Completes Master's in Jail

Maslama Thabet, who murdered 2 Israelis, receives degree in Israeli Studies from Al-Quds Open University.

PA Terrorist Murdered Two Israelis, Completes Master's in Jail

Barghouti Sentenced to Solitary Confinement for Incitement

Smuggled letter calling for 'armed resistance' earns arch-terrorist one week of solitary confinement.

Barghouti Sentenced to Solitary Confinement for Incitement

Prison Official Reveals Fear Drives Jailed Terrorist Perks

Former prison service head reveals terrorists given TVs, libraries, no overcrowding - out of fear of riots.

Prison Official Reveals Fear Drives Jailed Terrorist Perks

'Harsh' Prison Conditions for Terrorists? No World Cup on TV

Prison Services officials reveal 'harsh' conditions may include no TV in cells, binge food buying or free newspapers.

'Harsh' Prison Conditions for Terrorists? No World Cup on TV

Rabbi Describes Yom Kippur in Prison

Rabbi Yekutiel Vizner describes heart-rending prayers of prisoners.

Rabbi Describes Yom Kippur in Prison

Hunger Strike Ends for Jordanian Prisoners

Four Jordanian prisoners serving in Israeli penitentiaries ended their hunger strike for "ill treatment and bad conditions."

Hunger Strike Ends for Jordanian Prisoners

Israel to Free Hunger-Striking Terrorist

Israeli officials have agreed to release a convicted terrorist from prison early in the face of a 103-day hunger strike.

Israel to Free Hunger-Striking Terrorist

Katsav Incarceration a 'Black Day for Israel'

Former Israel Prison Service chief Shlomo Twizer: a former president's imprisonment is a 'black day,' recommends 'kid gloves' for Katsav.

Katsav Incarceration a 'Black Day for Israel'