Analysis Wanted: A New Chief for Israel Police’s Elite Crime-fighting Unit

The Pinto affair has destabilized Lahav 433. To restore the work and pride of the unit, a new commander must be appointed swiftly.

Yoshiyahu Pinto managed to draw police Maj. Gen. Menashe Arviv’s service pistol from Arviv’s holster. That’s embarrassing for a cop, but Pinto...