Gov't to okay new police anti-vehicle theft unit

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 27, 2005 07:24

 
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The government is expected Sunday morning to okay the re-establishment of a new police unit, "Etgar", which will combat the growing phenomenon of vehicle theft. The unit's activities were stopped three years ago after a significant drop in the number of vehicle thefts, but due to a renewed increase of 15 percent in the number of vehicle break-ins in the last year, the police requested that the unit be re-established.

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