That is a classical British strategy you are describing. Just look around the world. Two thirds of it is made by Brits including Israel and Palestinians and Afghans and Iraqis. If it works so well for Brits it should for Israelis.
Three minors arrested in Jaffa for throwing rocks at a bus; no injuries reported (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S.: Only Israel, Palestinians should decide Jerusalem's future