Dismissal, rather than resignation, of former Jerusalem District police chief charged with assaulting female subordinates is meant to send broad message.
Policing, prosecution and debt collection are just a few of the state tasks increasingly handled by private firms, according to new report by Association for Civil Rights in Israel.
Nava Chen Ashraf, who was stabbed to death on Tuesday, twice filed police complaints that her ex-boyfriend was harassing and threatening her.
Deceased, who was a hairstylist, filed two complaints with the police this month, claiming that the suspect was harassing her and had even threatened her.
Number of cocaine users in Israel has doubled in recent years and the Israel Police reports that Israeli criminals have joined hands with the cartels.
Maj. Gen. Nisso Shaham hints that if he is brought to trial, his testimony would prove embarrassing for other high-ranking police officers.
Niso Shaham stands accused of sex offenses that allegedly took place at work and after hours - at his home, at his mother’s home and elsewhere.
Department head allegedly spent hundreds of thousands of shekels on household items and family vacations.
Funeral follows death earlier Monday of Shas spiritual leader and former chief rabbi; at least 200 receive medical attention.
Investigation of Emmanuel Rosen started in April after revelations in Haaretz: Now, police complete investigation and find evidentiary basis for charges.