Senior Israel Police Officer Dismissed for Covering Up Sexual Harassment

Jerusalem-area sector commander Nissim Edri neglected to report suspected wrongdoing, then lied about it under investigation.

Brig. Gen. Nissim Edri, the commander of Israel Police's Zion sector in the Jerusalem area, was dismissed from his position on Sunday by Police Commissioner Yohanan Danino for failing to pass on complaints regarding alleged sexual harassment of female officers by his boss.