unlikely, that the police/idf/shin bet decides what/whose violence will be responded or not...? it might be rather the interior ministry... when haredim can rob(!) and beat a police officer in his police car ready for the hospital, without him taking any self-defence-action - what would have been his gun in such a grave case - then there is something very strange going on...
Donald Trump: Israeli settlement construction in West Bank should 'keep going' (Haaretz)
from the article: A tip for the Shin Bet