The establishment of the special departments will require budgeting for an additional 36 positions.
Exhibition showcases the clothes of victims of domestic violence
Incident serves as one of the latest cases in ongoing wave of violence against women in both the Arab and Jewish sectors.
President Reuven Rivlin made the unusual move due the unique circumstances of Dalal Daoud's case, which involved extreme domestic abuse.
An average of 4.6% suffered physical violence; 28% verbal or emotional violence; and 26.1% social violence.
Several studies have shown that approximately 1 in 5 children in Israel have suffered from some form of sexual abuse.
Bat Melech runs shelters for religious women who have been victims of domestic violence.
Over 200,000 Israelis have gun licenses.
Netanyahu’s comments mark International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women