Four Israeli Border Policemen Convicted of Abusing Young Palestinian Boy at Checkpoint

In 2009 incident, Israeli officers put police dog in Jeep with Palestinian boy, pour water over him, and one hit him; judge says they humiliated and psychologically hurt the youth.

Four border policemen have been convicted of abusing a young Palestinian at the Al-Jib checkpoint in 2009. Jerusalem Magistrate's Court Judge Raphael Carmel said that although the officers' actions were not especially violent, they intended to humiliate and psychologically hurt the boy.