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Police have stepped up security around Netanya Mayor Miriam Feierberg this week after she received a letter containing two bullets and demanding that she withdraw her support for a construction project in the city.
“If you don’t stop construction, these bullets will kill you,” the letter warned.
Feierberg filed a complaint with the police and released a statement
Wednesday saying that she would continue to work as normal, adding that
she had faith in the police’s ability to ensure her security.
Police have tasked the Central Unit’s Central District with
investigating the death threat, and placed Feierberg under the watch of
a special police unit which secures public officials who have been
Feierberg has led public campaigns against organized crime in recent
years and called for municipal regulations to be enforced without
In 2006, a grenade was tossed outside her home.