02.27.2017 | 1 Adar, 5777
Peace proposals offered by activists on Right and Left
Knesset caucus formed to free Israeli held captive in Gaza
Abbas at UNHRC: Support two-state solution by recognizing 'Palestine'
Hezbollah-affiliated newspaper mocks Israeli minister's 'killer robots' talk
The sounds of Jewish music
Knesset begins process to impeach Ghattas
Cabinet promotes bill to expand reservists’ benefits
Gallant: Israel to face ‘catastrophic war’ if tunnel report goes unheeded
Netanyahu strikes back at comptroller: Ministers updated more than ever
A glimpse into Israel's clandestine diplomacy
A snapshot of Asia's best
'Moonlight' wins best picture, after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced
Imri Ziv’s "I Feel Alive" named Israeli entry for Eurovision 2017
Shivek sacked by Rishon Lezion despite championship heroics
Beitar Jerusalem dominates in Sakhnin
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem snaps skid in Rishon
Soccer: Mac Tel Aviv tied on points with Beersheba
Gili May to head issue management unit of Israeli ad firm
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Germany seeks Israeli technology
Child gets brain cyst from his dog
Israeli hospital treats first Palestinian for unique brain condition
Gluten-free foods to be more accessible to celiac patients in Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
The road from liberalism to tyranny
On my mind: Peace mind-set
No Holds Barred: Donald Trump and the smear of antisemitism
Israel’s ally serving in the White House
Google to enable Internet users to virtually explore Palestinian cities
A star from Bethlehem is born with Arab Idol win
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Jewish Pennsylvania lawmaker hopes cemetery vandalism will unite community
Preparing to start a new chapter in Israel
Herzog: Get ready for mass aliya from US due to anti-Semitism
New bomb threats hit at least 10 Jewish centers in US
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump
Analysis: No comfort in Perez
Trump is not an antisemite, says Hoenlein
Donald Trump and American Jews: The first good week?
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
All eyes on the ball?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
25 year after Khojaly genocide: 'the unforgettable facts between denial and historical justice'
Squaring the two-state circle
J Street's 2017 National Conference
"I came to sound my voice that this racism should stop."
By BEN LYNFIELD
"Erez was an outstanding policeman, the son of a policeman, and he was murdered this morning in a ramming attack," Netanyahu stated.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The suspect is said to be the brother of terrorist Wallid Dakah, who is serving a life sentence for the killing of IDF soldier Moshe Tamam.
Police spokeswoman Luba Samri acknowledged that police face particular challenges in combating “lone-wolf” attackers.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
1,200 extra officers to man 5 new stations in flashpoint neighborhoods.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Security forces also found raw materials for producing explosives and large quantities of of ammunition at the scene.
Both Israeli and Brazilian authorities participated in an international effort to track the suspects over the last four months.
Sela was found and arrested in a field some 250 meters from his apartment, where the four victims were found dead at the scene by paramedics.
Ariel Newman died of heat stroke during scorching desert hike in September 2014.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The honorees covered the bulk of the nation’s demographic tapestry in terms of gender, race, minorities and religion.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Public security minister faces calls that he be "held accountable" for allegedly misleading the public and engaging in anti-Arab incitement.
By BEN LYNFIELD,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Ex-police officials: Restructuring a "deliberate weakening" of investigations.
Sensitive position would oversee Netanyahu criminal probes
Burial societies repeatedly courted controversy, according to a Channel 2 report, this month that recorded multiple burial-society officials refusing to bury deceased gay and lesbian people.
Pakada and his lawyer have said that the attack was “an incidence of racism-motivated police violence.”
A large contingent of police were searching the area surrounding the hospital for the suspect.
Court orders suspect in murder of his wife and 3 children to undergo psychological evaluation.
"On my watch, no one will harm police independence to do what it needs according to the law."
By UDI SHAHAM,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Herzog demands from the Supreme Court to suspend PM from communications ministry.
By UDI SHAHAM
Interviewed on Israel Radio, Dalia Dorner, retired Supreme Court justice said that the law does not require Netanyahu to resign, but that he has a moral obligation to do so.
Yitzhaki’s retirement, announced on Monday alongside five other senior officers, comes at a sensitive time when the prime minister’s criminal investigation is still ongoing.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Netanyahu and “Noni” Mozes have been embroiled in a scandal after it was revealed the two allegedly held talks in order to hammer out a quid pro quo scheme.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,JPOST.COM STAFF
Hundreds of Police and border police secured the event.
Police suspect a nationally motivated attack in pair of shootings on Tuesday
Police said that the Jerusalem suspect, in his 50s, expressed “extreme criticisms” of the judges.
Details of the fire, which broke out around 5:00 p.m. Sunday, and the causes of the deaths in the sixth-floor apartment in the Talpiot neighborhood remained unclear.
Is Netanyahu really in trouble if there is a criminal investigation?
The Justice Ministry said an announcement would be made "in due course."
35% increase from 2015 • 14% of new officers from minority populations.
In 2015, 755 women were provided shelter from domestic violence, an increase of 20% from the year prior.
This comes after a year-long investigation into Dadon’s dealings with local building developers.
Police are currently obligated to report information about cases to the state prosecutor and to the Knesset.
Joint List leader Ayman Oden says the law is "an unnecessary evil promoted by the prime minister."
Police commissioner and officers take part in counter-terrorism training in Jerusalem.
Developing: 80,000 evacuated around Haifa; Shin Bet and Police investigating background, Police Chief says not all fires caused by arson.
By HERB KEINON
Rabbi pleads guilty on two counts, apologizes to his victims.
By JEREMY SHARON
Medics found the man on the side of the road in critical condition, and he was pronounced dead at the Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus.
According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the unidentified Israeli driver was killed on impact midway through the attempted turn.
“I call on Erdan to annul Brachyahu’s appointment. It is not commensurate with the values of the police and it is not commensurate with the values of the State of Israel,” Zionist Union MK says.
One day after a deadly Jerusalem terrorist attack jarred the nation, police say extensive security measures for Yom Kippur have been implemented throughout the capital.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,YAAKOV LAPPIN
"It’s hard to tell his parents that he died, and I, as his commander, am still alive," says Meir Namir of Yosef Kirma.
Close coordination of US and Israeli police causes dismay to the American activist group.
By SARAH LEIBOVITZ-DAR
Police patrols return to regular activity after alert issued earlier in the day.
The survey found that majority of Jewish-Israelis (56%) and Arab-Israelis (62%) did not do not believe that the police treat all citizens equitably.
Talal al-Krenawi, the mayor of Rahat, Israel’s largest Beduin city, praised the police visit as an important step in enforcing police relations with the Beduin community.
Many US and Israeli cases of over-policing, cover-ups and weak prosecution of police involve elements of police racism, but that is only part of the story.
The report notes a number of deficiencies in the country’s criminal justice system, including too many indictments, police brutality and the violation of suspects' rights.
The allegations focused on the November 2013 Labor leadership primary, in which Herzog defeated incumbent party chairwoman Shelly Yacimovich.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,GIL HOFFMAN
Many in Ethiopian Israeli community still not satisfied.
Al-Sheikh said that cracking down on “crime and terror” in east Jerusalem “will be hard, but we will do it” since the current more lawless situation is a “challenge to the rule of law.”
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,GIL HOFFMAN
"It’s good for the police to share with children how we work to make things better," says counter-terrorism officer.
The Haaretz report cites several cases of alleged rape and sexual assault in which the police did not issue a statement.
In recent days a number of Netanyahu's close associates were called in for questioning by the police special investigations unit Lahav 433.
Boy arrested amid ongoing investigation, say police.
The unit has been in operation since April, but the program was officially launched on Tuesday in the nearby Levinsky Park.
Truck driver arrested on suspicion of being under the influence.
The observation and intelligence center continues to be instrumental in both preventing crime and rapidly responding to terror attacks.
‘Obviously, the challenges in Jerusalem are different than in Tel Aviv, where there are more criminal-related incidents than terrorism’
The campaign, a clever play on words that can mean both “Alsheich worries me” and “Alsheich is harassing me,” is seeking to raise NIS 400,000 to combat sexual assault.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
There is a gag order on the hacked material and on the identities of those persons whose accounts were hacked, including the famous models, TV actors and TV news personalities.
Investigation reportedly shifts to Netanyahu's wife and son.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Bar association says bill should cause us to tremble.
Alsheich was bombarded with questions from MKs on the document and its purpose.
By LAHAV HARKOV
According to the indictment, which Mor has confessed to as part of a plea bargain, he told lower-ranked women he could advance their careers in an effort to get them to interact with him sexually.
Rules were put into place in the midst of the start of the current nine month long wave of violence and revealed under NGO pressure.
Recent controversies involving in the police are just the latest to plague Alsheich during his short time in his post.
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
At the center of the case are a number of suspects who work in the human resources industry, and allegedly falsified records and inflated expenses.
By BEN HARTMAN
The victim, aged 57, was found Saturday morning in the suspect’s apartment. Suspect Alfonso Azarya, 63, has been missing for the past 24 hours and not answering phone calls.
Along with the banned substances, authorities also seized hundreds of rounds of ammunition and four vehicles linked to the suspects.
The terrorist stayed there with the cop's wife and in-laws, shortly before the cop found the similarly dressed second terrorist and realized his mistake.
Women of the Wall say in response that Western Wall rabbi has "created a catch 22 for women at the Western Wall."
Under Alsheich, it doesn’t appear that the police see the media as a conduit to inform the public about issues of importance to their daily lives.
Police have been the subject of criticism in the media since Saturday, due to a gag order that they secured on the case which prevented publishing Gavrielov’s name and photograph.
Five short months after his arrest on suspicion of rape and taking bribes the Ashkelon Mayor returned to city hall.
Weizman cocked his gun and aimed it at Grunov, and fired a shot into his face, killing him.
Mualem knew the policewoman-victim of his sexual harassment as part of his role as a police commander and started to exploit his higher rank and older age to pressure as early as March 2015.
Police reports indicate the event was criminally motivated.
Evidence for murder indictments against Fyodor Beizhneri.
Around 9 a.m. on Thursday morning, police received a call from the couple’s son, who told them he found his parents badly wounded and lying motionless on the floor of their apartment.
According to police, the couple was "normative."
Army Radio reporter Michael Shemesh published a report headlined “Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Suspected of Inappropriate Conduct”.
Police chief Alsheich lays out his plan to win back the public's faith in speech to Israel Bar Association.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
There are currently tens of thousands of volunteers serving in the Civil Guard, far more than the 28,000 officers in the Israel Police.
Alsheich says anonymous letters can harm reputations of a large number of people even if the accusations are baseless.
"Today, half of the calls to emergency hotlines are false alarms, and since the start of the security escalation, I say we have to bring calm," says Zionist Union MK.
The Israel Police is not actually the body responsible for investigating criminal complaints issued against police officers, rather it is the Justice Ministry’s Police Investigative Department.
The indictment covers six cases, including three involving sexual harassment and three in which he showed conduct unbecoming of an officer in that he had romantic relations with female officers.
The media ban still prevents publication of the name of the company, which is the Israeli branch of a major Swiss pharmaceuticals and bio-technology corporation with branches in 29 countries.
A Tel Aviv restaurant owner’s violent encounter with police.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Channel 2 has opened its primetime news broadcasts nearly every night this past week with selected minutes from their recorded talks.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
We get worked up when someone says something bad about Ethiopian Israelis, but what have we ourselves done lately to lend them a hand?
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Smart police work doesn’t involve castigating a whole community as suspicious, it involves educating police not to be naturally suspicious.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A series of scandals and badly handled cases have left the Israel Police in serious need of intervention.
‘He wasn’t a danger to the public, just to a woman and her new love interest who are now dead’ – Meirav Lapidot.
The beating of a man who refused to identify himself to undercover cops should have us questioning our authorities, and ourselves.
Incidents in which police allegedly used excessive force against Arab citizens are not isolated.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Mistakes may have been made, but they didn’t affect anything, move along, nothing to see here, case closed.
“Anonymous letters have turned into a culture of score-settling in the police force,” Roni Alsheich said according to a Channel 2 report.