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Former State Comptroller to head Submarine Affair probe

Yosef Shapira agrees to Gantz's request and will head the committee that will examine the government's purchase of submarines

Former State Comptroller to head Submarine Affair probe

Vayigash: When being right is wrong

Yosef seemed to have allowed his emotions to overpower his judgement. Was this a failure of character?

Vayigash: When being right is wrong

State Comptroller warns of 'death trap' high-rise buildings

Comptroller finds major deficiencies in report on authorities' readiness for large-scale fires such as the 2016 arson attacks.

State Comptroller warns of 'death trap' high-rise buildings

Is the IDF woefully unprepared for war?

Amid fight between Chief of Staff and IDF's Ombudsman over military's readiness, State Comptroller debates opening probe of his own.

Is the IDF woefully unprepared for war?

State Comptroller intervenes in efforts to return Hadar Goldin

Yosef Shapira asks PM Netanyahu to explain Israel's efforts to return body of soldier held by Hamas for 4 years.

State Comptroller intervenes in efforts to return Hadar Goldin

Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Deputy Min. Oren tells Arutz Sheva state overlooking Israeli lone soldiers, particularly haredim, calls to form new agency to address issue.

Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Comptroller: Israel followed international law in Gaza

State Comptroller finds Cabinet, IDF, were properly concerned with avoiding civilian casualties in Gaza conflict, but criticizes IDF.

Comptroller: Israel followed international law in Gaza

Only Bennett demanded the destruction of terror tunnels

State Comptroller writes government failed to take tunnel threat seriously, withheld essential information from ministers.

Only Bennett demanded the destruction of terror tunnels

Comptroller: Israelis not adequately protected from rockets

More than two million Israelis lack adequate shelter in case of rocket attacks, finds State Comptroller Yosef Shapira.

Comptroller: Israelis not adequately protected from rockets

Comptroller: Netanyahu failing in battle on BDS

State Comptroller describes how PM stripped foreign ministry of vital resources, replicated authorities, to placate senior Likudniks.

Watchdog: Netanyahu hobbled foreign ministry, hindered BDS fight

Comptroller to publish damning report on Gaza op

State Comptroller report on Operation Protective Edge will include sharp criticism of the government and former Chief of Staff.

State Comptroller to publish damning report on Gaza operation

Police erase tickets for Palestinians, tourists

State comptroller presents serious failures in traffic cameras, police conduct. Among others, 50,000 serious charges against drivers erased.

Exposed: Police erase traffic tickets for Palestinians, tourists

State Comptroller: Government failed tunnel threat

Draft of report sent to Netanyahu leveling severe criticism on Security Cabinet for not properly dealing with terror tunnels.

State Comptroller: Government failed on Hamas tunnel threat

Netanyahu to be questioned over 'BibiTours'

State Comptroller's office members to hold hearing of PM next week, over nearly 5-year-old allegations of wasting state funds on travel.

Netanyahu to be questioned over 'BibiTours'

MK Oren Hazan could face jail time for corruption

Comptroller's Report reveals freshman MK used state money in party primaries; 40 others also accused of financial impropriety.

MK Oren Hazan could face jail time for corruption

Comptroller's report may see an MK get jail time

State Comptroller set to release report with evidence that one MK used state resources for party primaries campaign.

Comptroller's report may see corrupt MK get jail time

Knesset Extends Biometric ID Trial Program

Majority vote allows more time for government to assess success, failures of full switch to fingerprinted ID.

Knesset Extends Biometric ID Trial Program

PM on Housing Report: Still Much to Do

The Comptroller's Report on housing is “a very important document on which we place a great deal of importance,” PM Netanyahu said.

PM on Housing Report: We've Done Much, But Still Much to Do

State Comptroller Publishes Damning Housing Report

Shapira's report claims Netanyahu's government did little to solve skyrocketing housing, cost of living crises.

State Comptroller Publishes Damning Housing Report

Likud MKs: Left, Media 'Using' Comptroller

A report on housing set to be released soon by Comptroller Yosef Shapira is 'unnecessary' and 'cynical,' according to Likud MKs.

Likud MKs: Left, Media 'Using' Comptroller to Make PM Look Bad

Netanyahu, Lapid Snipe At Each Other Over Housing

State Comptroller to release report assigning responsibility to both men – as well as to Ehud Olmert – for rise in real estate values.

Netanyahu, Lapid Snipe At Each Other Over Housing Costs

New Comptroller Report to Slam PM on Housing

A new report being prepared by Comptroller Yosef Shapira on housing could be a big problem for the Prime Minister.

New Comptroller Report to Slam Netanyahu on Housing Problems

Mayors to PM: 'Scandal' Won't Affect Our Support

Regional Council heads dismiss negative State Comptroller's report on Netanyahus ahead of elections.

Mayors to PM: 'Scandal' Won't Affect Our Support for You

Comptroller Report Slams Bibi - Were Laws Broken?

Comptroller finds Prime Minister's Residence expenses ballooned under Netanyahu and then dropped showing lack of 'proportionality.'

Comptroller Report Slams Netanyahu - Did he Break the Law?

Comptroller: Releasing PM Document a 'Crime'

State Comptroller Yosef Shapira on Sunday slammed Channel Ten reporter Raviv Drucker for publishing a draft document report he is preparing.

Comptroller: Reporter Had No Business Releasing PM Document

IDF Falls Flat in State Comptroller's Report

Audit of multiple IDF departments in its ground forces division finds gross deficiencies in reserve training, protection of strategic sites.

IDF Falls Flat in State Comptroller's Report

Why Did Government Dally on Terror Tunnel Threat?

State Comptroller ordered to investigate decisions in operation on Hamas tunnels, as Danon decries fiasco 'everyone knew about.'

Why Did the Government Dally on the Terror Tunnel Threat?

'Israel Failed in Not Compensating Refugees'

State Comptroller's report slams government for taking 60 years to compensate Jewish refugees from Arab lands.

Comptroller: 'Israel Failed by Not Compensating Jewish Refugees'

Former Minister Yosef Shapira Dies at 87

Former Minister Yosef Shapira, one of the leaders of the NRP and long-time activist of the Bnei Akiva, died on Saturday at the age of 87.

Former Minister Yosef Shapira Dies at 87

State Comptroller to Investigate Storm Response

Yosef Shapira says mishandled storm was foreseen, warns 'this time the storm was white, but it could be a storm of rockets.'

State Comptroller to Investigate Storm Response

Conflict of Interest in anti-Corruption Watchdog?

Senior staffer alleges serious conflict of interest within body tasked with rooting out corruption.

Alleged Conflict of Interest in Government Corruption Watchdog

Comptroller: Poor Law Enforcement in Yesha

The relevant parties are not doing their job to properly enforce the law in Judea and Samaria, says State Comptroller in annual report.

Comptroller Slams Poor Law Enforcement in Judea and Samaria

Jerusalem Judge Candidate for State Comptroller

Judge Yosef Shapira is the leading candidate to replace State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss, reports say.

Jerusalem Judge Leading Candidate for State Comptroller