10.22.2016 | 20 Tishri, 5777
‘Our present to Obama has to be new settlements’
Arab motorcyclist attacks two Jews outside Old City
'Israel has every right to refuse a 1967 withdrawal'
IDF soldier lightly injured by rock thrower, suspect shot and killed
Cyber attacks disrupt Twitter, Spotify, other major sites across US
Washington Watch: Trump Makes History The Wrong Way
Netanyahu on birthday outing says UNESCO cannot erase Jewish history from Israel
In a dramatic twist, Italy vows to oppose UNESCO’s Jerusalem resolutions
Visiting parliamentarians reject UNESCO's Jerusalem vote
Clinton more reliable for Israel than Trump– and Obama, Lieberman says
'Israeli-Americans who did not do their tax homework at greater risk of penalties'
Founder of the Aviv Quartet on the ensemble’s new season
Top 10 things to do
Israel’s first Japanese film fest coming to a cinema near you
Local soccer returns from extended break
Disheartening defeat to Prague for host Hapoel Beersheba
Jerusalem impresses in Eurocup opener
Yellow-and-blue beaten by Real Madrid
Quick thinking saves infant from black widow spider
Weizmann research could fight jet lag, sleep disorders
Only a quarter of Gr. 8 Jerusalem girls vaccinated for HPV
Health Scan: Dermatoscope can help women avoid breastfeeding pain
Israel, Turkey to open dialogue about natural gas export
Israel to boost solar energy production
Antiquities Authority building National Campus for the Archeology of Israel
Inspections show pollution violations at five Haifa Bay factories
A really new Middle East
Woe is us
The perfect response to UNESCO: Succot
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Readers have more to say about UNESCO
Iraqi coalition plan to liberate Mosul gathers steam
Islamic State attacks Kirkuk as Iraqi forces push on Mosul
Mortars and snipers on the road to Mosul
Iraqi Foreign Minister: Victory over ISIS key to Middle East Peace
Iran claims to have intel on Israeli-Saudi plot to stir unrest in country
Two American citizens sentenced by Iran to 10 years in jail
Just the facts: Iran's uranium enrichment and its nuclear potential
Report: Mobile phone service approved between Iran and US
Shin Bet: Arab-Israeli couple arrested for joining Islamic State in Iraq
US expects Islamic State to wield chemical weapons in Mosul fight
Birthright program contributed over $1 billion to Israeli economy, study shows
Senior Kansas politican praises 'great quote from Hitler'
7 sites near University of Toronto defaced with swastikas
Importance of undecided Jewish voters dwindles as White House race widens
‘Tell us how you made Israel’
Mashav: Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation
innovation:africa, Israeli innovations saving lives in Africa
iVoteIsrael reassures absentee voters: Deadline hasn’t passed yet
Exclusive: Aish HaTorah rejects Trump rally after JPost report
Clinton vs Trump: Who won the final US presidential debate?
Trump claims Iran will 'absolutely' get the bomb on an otherwise Israel-free night
US State Dept official 'pressured' FBI to declassify Clinton email -FBI documents
Peres was a man of psalms, Clinton says
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Jewish reporter targeted with anti-Semitic tweets from Trump supporter
Trump sharpens 'rigged' election allegations disputed by Republican lawyers
Trump touched us inappropriately, two women tell New York Times
Grapevine: Thousands come to meet the president
Jerusalem Grapevine: Erev Yom Kippur bedlam
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of October 21, 2016
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Malaysia to ban 'hot dogs' for sounding unislamic
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Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A formula for nation building
Necessary Stories: Besieged
Status quo shenanigans
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This week in Jerusalem
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City Notes: Bridge on the beach
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A video of the shooting shows the officers firing on the vehicle after it stopped, conflicting with initial reports.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Raid follows rearrest of Hamas operative released from prison last Thursday.
Israeli authorities arrest east Jerusalem man on charges of suspected terror activity shortly after release from prison for attempting to poison Israelis in 2002.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
"The police still handle violence in the Arab sector according to a security-oriented approach that views every Arab citizen as a potential threat," NGO head says.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The incident allegedly took place on Yom Haatzmaut earlier this month, inside the 20-year-old victim’s aunt’s apartment.
By BEN HARTMAN
The 15-year-old female assailant was subdued without gunfire at the scene in Isawiya and later arrested.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The men were planning an attack on the way to prayers at al-Aksa Mosque.
Authorities thwart east Jerusalem teen from stabbing security guard in the capital's Old City, less than 24 hours after police kill 2 terrorists armed with machine guns in same area.
The two 14-year-olds were indicted Thursday for attempted murder in efforts to kill for the sake of religious war.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
“The situation is unacceptable and the ones who suffer the most are first and foremost Arab civilians," says Inspector General Roni Alsheich.
Attacks described as not being linked to any terror organization, adding that IDF units were also targeted by the suspects around the village.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Both men were handed over to police Monday at a West Bank checkpoint, along with investigative material collected over the past month by Palestinian police.
The authorities also took a large number of unidentified pills whose import and sale here is not approved.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Muslim man in his thirties arrested in connection with the murder.
Sgt. Villanueva was charged for accepting cash bribes to expedite and approve gun licenses for Alex Lichtenstein, a member of a Shomrim Jewish volunteer safety patrol.
Threats to educational institutions in Pennsylvania, Ohio prompt police investigations a day after Jewish schools in Britain received bomb threats.
Only 32% of Jerusalem’s residents replied positively when asked whether they trust the police.
By OMER YANIV
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
"Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown," Austin police said in a message on Twitter.
Authorities have now detained seven people over the killings, claimed by Islamic State.
Television footage showed a heavy police presence, with officers taking cover behind vehicles on the street.
According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the unidentified Israeli driver was killed on impact midway through the attempted turn.
“This protest is against Alsheich and the entire police policy that covers the silent sexual abuse in the police.”
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Close coordination of US and Israeli police causes dismay to the American activist group.
By SARAH LEIBOVITZ-DAR
Traffic police have not issued any notice of special traffic preparations for the upcoming holidays, however, a spokesman told the 'Post' there would be a public notice in the coming days.
Arrests of 20 party officials fuels Arab claims of "political persecution."
By LAHAV HARKOV,ELIYAHU KAMISHER,BEN LYNFIELD
Police Fraud Investigation Unit has summoned Feirberg-Ikar for questioning under caution on suspicion that she was involved in accepting bribes.
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.
Many in Ethiopian Israeli community still not satisfied.
Police arrest suspects for heading a network of speech and hearing-impaired victims forced to beg for money.
According to Channel 2, police arrested the father of the Israeli supermodel days after she gave birth to her first child.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
Police have been targeting Israel’s illegal weapons trade especially focusing on Israeli-Arab regions.
Police received two reports of suspicious men sparking the manhunt.
The induction came after a three year manhunt for the rabbi.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
Police seized 12 blinding stun grenades, 1 kilogram of explosives, two gas grenades, and 19 improvised grenades among other materials.
The agent, chosen because of his command of Arabic and appearance was trained for several months before assuming the role of an illegal arms trader.
The reports follow the 15 hours of questioning on Thursday of Ari Harow, Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, who was placed under a five-day house arrest.
By GIL HOFFMAN,CORAL BRAUN
While the probe into Netanyahu's fund-raising dealings are sourced locally and mostly internal, there are some external influences.
Bar association says bill should cause us to tremble.
According to the police, Sunday’s arrests were made after the completion of an undercover investigation by the Jerusalem fraud department.
By JEREMY SHARON
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.
Originally, police had closed the Cooper case until Channel 2 aired a program about the alleged murders on March 25, 2010 which caused a public uproar and led to a reopening of the investigation.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The accident was one of the worst in recent memory and rattled the country for days.
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.
Police confirmed that two attackers were arrested and one was shot; assailants reportedly wore disguises; multiple other casualties.
By BEN HARTMAN,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Herzog's office says questioning was conducted to complete a probe that was almost finished before and had been postponed.
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.
The “nationalist” motive appeared in the very first arrest warrant prepared by police days before the press first got wind of the case and picked up the terror angle that police had written in the warrant.
The revelation on Sunday means that prosecutors could potentially indict PM's wife on criminal charges based on the findings of the police investigation. Netanyahus: She did nothing wrong.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Stav Shafir will call a special Knesset hearing next week to examine how police handle cases of violence and excessive use of force.
A gag order remains on all details of the case, beyond the fact that Levi is under arrest.
Police reports indicate the event was criminally motivated.
Sapir Nisani was arrested Friday after allegedly pouring a pot of boiling cooking oil onto her mother while she lay in her bedroom.
The allegations against Abramovich including money laundering, fraud, forgery, and use of a forged document, according to his arrest warrant.
Army Radio reporter Michael Shemesh published a report headlined “Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Suspected of Inappropriate Conduct”.
The journalist – whose name is banned from publication – allegedly took a pot of boiling cooking oil into her mother’s bedroom and poured the oil on her, leaving her in critical condition.
Both murders are being investigated by the Coastal District’s central investigative unit.
Veteran diamond dealer suspected of stealing gems valued at $60-65 million; alleged theft could cause the bankruptcy of up to a dozen diamond companies.
Gag order issued by police as joint investigation with Shin Bet continues; several of 21 victims remain hospitalized, 1 in critical condition.
Israel Police plans to open 10 new police stations in the Arab sector and recruit more than 1,300 Arab police.
Yaron Sankar, 41, was serving two life sentences for a double murder in 2003 when he slipped out of his hospital room at Assaf Harofeh Medical Center.
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.
Revelation part of police report into manhunt for Nashat Milhem, in which they said there were a number of areas in which they could have better informed the public and helped the search for him.
Investigation was opened Monday after police received a complaint about the act.
Dotan will face a disciplinary process where he will confess to sexual harassment and to inappropriate behavior “that harms the image of the Israel Police”.
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan echoes Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich's sentiments.
William Booth and Sufian Taha released from custody after questioned for ‘incitement’ while reporting near scene of multiple terrorist attacks. The government later issued an apology.
Deputy commissioner is the second-highest rank in the Israel Police, and is typically held by a district commander or head of a police branch.
Appeals to reopen closed complaint cases were rejected 98.97% of the time.
The office was founded in late 2013 to improve performance in the Justice Ministry and increase public faith in law enforcement.
Hadar Cohen, 19, laid to rest in Yehud’s military cemetery
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Security guard lightly wounded in stabbing carried out by 13-year-olds.
By BEN HARTMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Bill expanding police authority to check a suspect’s person expected to pass final vote
Each bike battery sold for NIS 300-1000, depending on the condition, and all bikes sold for 1,000 shekels whole, or were dismantled and sold as replacement parts.
Police arrived at the family home in Holon, where they were sitting shiva for Ilana, to inform the children that their father had been found dead as well.
The statement was issued at the conclusion of their investigation of Shoham Yosef, the former warden of the high security Ayalon Prison.
Police will have to inform passers-by that they are in a zone where they could be searched, so that they can avoid the area if they wish.
By LAHAV HARKOV,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Likud race could be canceled in appeal.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
The program drew criticism for the marked rise in the number of suspects held in custody until the end of legal proceedings, and quotas leading to a rise in indictments.
Alsheich expected to shake up the organization
Alsheich rejects criticism of police handling of investigation; a top police official confirms Nashat Milhem also main suspect in killing of taxi driver in northern Tel Aviv.
Rumors swirled that the gunman was hiding out in a Northern Tel Aviv neighborhood and countless police forces were spotted sweeping the area.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"I heard that my son did what he did, but that is not how I raised him, I am sorry," says suspect's father.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The scheme was worked up in order to increase Meuhedet’s market share of the country’s pool of patients.
Questioning of PM's wife related to ongoing criminal investigation into the Prime Minister’s Residence Affair.
A Tel Aviv restaurant owner’s violent encounter with police.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Online dating platforms, such as Grindr, are jeopardizing the safety of the conservative Muslim country's homosexual population, according to local lifestyle media.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
According to the report, the Saudi police, in collaboration with the Kingdom's security forces, besieged Wadi Numan, a Mecca suburb, where a group of five ISIS fighters had been hiding.
The uniforms were hidden in three containers, tagged as second hand clothes, police said in a statement.
Incidents in which police allegedly used excessive force against Arab citizens are not isolated.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Support for Hebron shooter raises flags.
“Anonymous letters have turned into a culture of score-settling in the police force,” Roni Alsheich said according to a Channel 2 report.
The same cop who will rush to your aid against a knife-wielding terrorist could also act like a bully and a thug and humiliate you in front of your kids.
“You have a right to remain silent. However, if you choose to talk after we freeze you and keep you awake for days at a time in uncomfortable positions, without allowing you to speak to an attorney."
By BARRY LEFF