Mafia Runs Wild; Police Brass Lacks Experienced Crime-fighters

As the Israel Police focuses on quantity, not quality, the citizens have good reason to feel insecure.

The brazen Saturday afternoon gangland murder outside Tel Aviv’s crowded Hatachana shopping center, in which two men on motorcycles shot a Jaffa criminal in his car, brought to 20 the number of organized crime assassinations and attempted murders in the last four months. In the midst of this killing...