Peres: Netanyahu can't feed the poor with declarations
Liberman: Gaza rockets are response to EU decision to remove Hamas from terror blacklist
Finance Committee approves funding for settlements despite objections by leftist politicians
Deputy A-G refuses to investigate Bennett for alleged Gaza war leak
Planting seeds for peace and health
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
WATCH: Israeli company develops smartphone for disabled
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Audience participation required
Dreidel challenge puts new spin on breaking a Guinness World Record
Jerusalem’s Bloomfield Science Museum lights up during Hanukka
Gentrified in Jaffa
Yellow-and-blue makes it seven straight
Mac TA cruises past Mac PT to cut gap from first place
Israel women’s basketball icon Liron Cohen retires
Glushko and Sela triumph for second straight year
CIA trains agents to avoid security screening at Ben-Gurion Airport, WikiLeaks document shows
Herzog-Livni joint list leading Likud, Knesset Channel poll finds
Arab parties now close to a united list, MK says
Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick to run in Likud primaries
Lapid warns Netanyahu would cancel Haredi-IDF legislation
Hardline national-religious rabbis come out in support of Yishai’s new party
'New Delhi considering changing policy of automatic support for Palestinians at UN'
Erekat: Kerry didn't ask us to hold off UN bid until after Israeli election
Syrian state media unveils IDF drone allegedly 'shot down'
Hamas conducts rocket tests in Gaza, drawing the attention of the Israeli military
IDF arrests knife-wielding Palestinian at West Bank checkpoint
Czech Jews protest invitation of Putin to Holocaust memorial
Jewish Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's son assaulted and robbed
A journey to Saskatchewan’s Jewish past
The Jewish roots of podcast sensation 'Serial'
PHOTO GALLERY: Jews, dignitaries worldwide mark third night of Hanukkah
‘Yazidi women dragged by their hair, sold into sex slavery by ISIS for $25’
WATCH: Palestinian cleric says husbands must know password for wives' Facebook accounts
Latest report on Mossad’s ‘Hezbollah spy’ says he gave up details of Burgas bombing
Syria says it shot down an Israeli drone near Golan
Price tag for Middle East chaos: $35 billion
The modern-day miracle of Israel
FOR ZION'S SAKE: Europe doesn't care about dead Jews
Poll dancing and wishful thinking
REALITY CHECK: Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett’s vision for the future is truly disturbing
Letters to the editor: Dec. 22, 2014
The last war but one
Why Fitch’s A+ gets a D
A love song for Jerusalem, sung in two genders
Grapevine: An international ‘Marriage’
This Week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
View from the hill
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Shabbat peace
Happily Eva After: The one in which I acted the turkey
Where the blind lead the sighted
Grapevine: Celebrating in sign
Campaign jockeying reveals growing cracks in haredi walls
Turkey and the Islamic State
Abandoning the diplomatic battlefield to our enemies
Ignoring strategic reality
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
The miraculous oil of the olive
‘The peace process is like rock and roll – it is never going to die’
A smiling survivor
La droite s'effrite
L'union fait la force
Hanin Zoabi persiste et signe
La conférence du JPost
L'Andalousie séfarade, sur le chemin du retour
La cuisine juive dans l'espace et le temps
Les bougies de Safed
Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
L’éléphant blanc de Tel-Aviv
La violence dans les communautés juives orthodoxes : venir à bout du tabou
Affaires de femmes ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Frappes en Syrie, Damas accuse Tsahal
Al-Sissi n’est pas Moubarak
Le temps joue en faveur de Téhéran
Ciblés parce que juifs
Procès Lee Zeitouni : suite et fin
Peu d’espoir pour Pollard
Le prochain bras de fer entre Israël et les Etats-Unis
WATCH: Santa distributes Christmas trees to Jerusalem residents
WATCH: Jerusalem Latin Patriarch leads mass in Gaza ahead of Christmas
Christmas in the Holy Land: Pilgrims and the Virgin Mary
Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish influence on Christmas music
The Moshav Movement Honors KKL-JNF
KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic Conference
New Bike Single in Lahav Forest in the Negev
40,000 Cranes at the Winter Bird Festival
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
JNF USA Doctors Mission Connects to a Healthy Israel
KKL Brazil Holds Annual Gala Dinner in São Paulo
JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014 Honors Dr. Max Glassman
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
12.22.2014 | 30 Kislev, 5775
Aharonovitch's answer is not definitive and emphasizes that it is up to police and Shin Bet to determine the nature of Nathaniel Roi Arami's death.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Jerusalem mayor launches fleet of 90 municipal patrol vehicles.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
A police vehicle was damaged, police said, but officers remained unharmed.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Police assessing potential security threat and deliberating whether to impose age restrictions for Friday prayers at Temple Mount.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,BEN HARTMAN
A spokesman for the Lachish regional police, including Ashkelon, said they have nothing to do with the initiative.
By BEN HARTMAN
Military sources had previously denied that live fire was used to control May rioting.
Security source sweeping area southwest of Bethlehem after Palestinian vehicle hits soldiers in the 2nd vehicular attack of the day targeting Israelis.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
Residents of Shuafat declare day of mourning over killing of Al-Acri.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The officer recounts moment terrorist "noticed us," and "ran towards us," as he describes unfolding of attack.
‘Our hearts are crying but we are very tough and we will move on with our lives… this will only toughen us up,’ says Barkat at scene of attack.
Whether the third intifada or a new spin-off, Jerusalem is in the throes of the worst spate of Arab violence against Jewish residents in over a decade.
By DAVID BRINN
Arab suspect from capital’s Silwan neighborhood shot by police after attempting to flee scene on foot near light rail stop.
Police sustain light injuries from firecrackers, rocks launched by Palestinian rioters near al-Aksa Mosque.
Latest detentions brings total to over 700 since July, including 50 in September.
Later on Monday, an Israeli was lightly injured in the West Bank after a firebomb was hurled at a bus he was riding in.
In addition to regular police duties, he sometimes goes undercover in his full hassidic garb to catch unsuspecting thieves.
Danon says his only regret was that he did not resign before the prime minister got a chance to fire him.
By GIL HOFFMAN
La police israélienne connaît un succès limité dans la lutte contre la vague de crimes mafieux. Une frêle lueur d’espoir semble poindre cependant.
By PAUL ALSTER
The new policy won’t solve all the city’s problems, but if maintained, it might reduce the violence.
By EVELYN GORDON
The Crisis Center for Religious Women is fighting to raise the religious community’s awareness of sexual and child abuse with a groundbreaking conference.
By NAAMA BARAK
Mourning – and tales of miracles – after the synagogue massacre.
By EITAN AROM
The family of Mia Reeves, 27, said that they have contacted the police in England, the British Consulate in Tel Aviv, and EasyJet, the airline their daughter was flying.
Suspect released from police custody 3 days after arrest, ordered to stay 100 meters away from Shas politician for six months.
Police say the city officials created a system of favors and incentives to reward people from both within and outside the municipality.
Army Radio: Cops forced tourist to undress after suspecting that he possessed drugs.
Factory workers in central town of Tira were apparently raising some 20 puppies for use in dog fights.
IDF searching for car that dropped off the woman at the junction.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,TOVAH LAZAROFF
32-year-old man taken in to custody for further questioning.
Female police officer in Bat Yam injured in hit and run.
Jerusalem men in their 20s to be brought for questioning by police after rescue.
The two men first broke a road block with their vehicle, which had been stolen earlier from Jerusalem.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Swiss philanthropists to award sum to anyone who prevents acts of terrorism.
Hyped Doha match ends peacefully despite fear of violence between fans of bitter rivals.
By ALLON SINAI
Despite the evidence, Jerusalem Magistrate’s Court expresses doubt about finding sufficient evidence for specific intent to kill and a murder charge.
Fireworks, knives and Tasers found in shipment from China apparently intended for Palestinian rioters clashing with Israeli security forces.
After posting about Zidan Saif's funeral on Facebook, Ariela Sternbach received pledges from several anonymous donors to pay for a charter bus to the funeral.
By JEREMY SHARON
Police record of events during the terror attack that left four dead at a synagogue in Jerusalem's Har Nof neighborhood.
National Police Commissioner says investigation ongoing of apparent grassroots attack in capital; police calling up reserve forces.
The four suspects are all in their 20s and include both Druse and Muslims.
In 2013, over 40,000 complaints of sexual violence were reported, of which some 8,637 were new inquiries, reflecting a 12% increase from the previous year.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
A bill prohibiting pedestrians from using headphones while crossing the street is expected to go to a preliminary vote.
By LAHAV HARKOV
No arrests have been made yet following the clashes, as police continue to collect evidence.
Security forces stationed in capital with an emphasis on the Old City in order prevent any incidents.
Recording of incident shows man approach police car, appearing to hit it with an object in his hand before apparently being shot.
22-year-old from Kafr Kana succumbs to gunfire wounds after police shot him during attempted knife attack.
20 injured from inhaling toxic gases from leak reportedly caused by factory workers accidentally severing pipes connected to ammonia tank.
Police arrest attorney who they say swiped millions of shekels.
Police believe attack was criminally motivated.
Government approves amendment that increases sanctions for those who throw stones at cars; Netanyahu: Israel is acting firmly to restore quiet to capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Police say soldier plotted to sell weapon on the black market, part of a trend that speaks to the growing popularity of the Tavor in the Israeli underworld.
Residents of Jerusalem's Isawiya neighborhood and their supporters express frustration at increasing unrest and police presence.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The kids, aged five to ten, were driven from school back home after the driver's transit broke down.
According to figures put out by the Israel Police on Sunday, just this past year Israeli and Palestinian police have held some 480 work meetings.
Trouble for state with 3 witnesses in sexual assault case against Jerusalem police chief.
NGO also recognizes senior PA, Jordanian officers.
Police inspector-general. and public security minister agree to no longer make public comments on appointment of next chief of police.
Public security minister says police chief should stick to "dealing with police affairs" and "leave it to the minister, along with the prime minister, to decide on the next head of the police."
In mid-September, an indictment was filed with the Tel Aviv District Court against Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto as part of a plea bargain for him to testify against Arbiv.
Police officers are spread out across Jerusalem, namely in areas prone to violence.
The incident occurred at Rahelim junction, which lies just south of the Palestinian village of Yasuf.
Three explosive devices were found on the suspects.
By BEN HARTMAN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Unprovoked assault occurred as groups walked to Western Wall after observing tashlich.
Mandate comes after accusations of rampant police corruption and abrupt resignations of 2 senior officers over past 2 weeks.
“I will take my time, consider my options and make my decision in the most organized process possible,” says public security minister.
Public Security minister demands prompt search for replacement, ‘rehabilitation of police culture.’
Misezhnikov served as tourism minister from 2009 to 2013.
Two killed outside Tel Aviv following head-on collision by Palestinian driving stolen car.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,SHARON UDASIN
The minister allegedly pushed lucrative contracts toward his associates, police stated.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon takes step on West Bank settlement yeshiva after initially commandeering building in April.
Miri Regev was overheard by Israel Radio as telling Jerusalem district police chief Yossi Pariente that security forces needed to "hit the rioters hard."
Several instances of rock-throwing come as police officials say violence is on the decline.
Resignation was triggered by allegations of consorting with a well-known attorney embroiled in corruption charges.
One four-month-old baby died and another suffered injuries in 2012 incident; parents claim twins suffered from rare genetic disease.
Amid violent protests across east Jerusalem neighborhoods, official says quiet likely to resume in capital.
Messianic cult exploited women for prostitution under influence of drugs, alcohol to save "Nation of Israel."
The ceremony comes a month after the unit arrested Hamas commander Hussam Qawasme, who organized the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June, according the Shin Bet.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Ongoing investigations into organized crime lead to a cache of drugs and weapons in southern and central Israel.
Even Meretz and Hadash would ultimately try to break Hamas, Liberman says; comments come day after security cabinet ministers were very vocal in interviews, speeches.
By GIL HOFFMAN,HERB KEINON
Thousands of police officers deployed around the country will continue to focus on maintaining public order.
Ilan Ben-Ami was wanted by police after his wife was found bludgeoned to death inside his apartment.
Ilan Ben-Ami is wanted by police after his wife was found bludgeoned to death inside his apartment.
The decision to appoint Commander Roni Ritman to head the unit was made by Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovich.
Spokesman: We will continue to detain people to prevent disturbances; assaults in July against Jews in area doubled from 2013
The underlying cause of the current crisis is to be found in the inherent
dysfunctionality of Israeli rule in East Jerusalem
By LARA FRIEDMAN,DANIEL SEIDEMANN
Teenaged perpetrators reported to be drunk during verbal assault on students aboard bus.
By SAM SOKOL
Over past few months there has been a series of reports by police in the north of ISIS graffiti.
Police sources said that the allegations had already been checked in the past and that they had decided not to open an investigation.
The drop in crime coincided with a dramatic deployment of police and Border Patrol officers across the country.
The claim that a Jewish presence on Har Habayit ‘inflames’ Muslim sensitivities and invites disaster is disingenuous
By STEWART WEISS
The bullet that killed Hamdan has also brought the Israel Police to the latest and possibly most dangerous scandal of Yohanan Danino’s term as commissioner.
I don’t want to live in fear, and seeing soldiers with guns creates fear; I don’t want to feel like I’m living in an open prison, and I don’t want to leave or move from my house.
By YARA DOWANI
Can we cease always portraying sex in religion as a man’s game?
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
In the rush to report salacious abuse stories, the media often fail to report positive developments in the religious world’s fight to address child sexual abuse.
By ELIYAHU FEDERMAN
Facing a multitude of terror threats over the past decades, Israel has initiated, supported the development and implementation of state-of-the-art homeland security solutions.
By AVI DICHTER
The sense from citizens that the police do not protect people venturing to the Kotel, the holiest site in Judaism, or that they are slow to respond, is unacceptable.
By JPost Editorial