israel police scandal

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Arab and Jewish NGOs express solidarity with injured protester Farah

Groups demand an independent probe into incidents surrounding the protest.

Israel's Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan (3rd L) and police commissioner Roni Alsheich (3rd R)
Netanyahu, police chief spar over alleged investigation leaks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu publicly blasted the police chief for leaking info on upcoming interrogations in corruption probes.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the site of the shooting on Dizengoff, January 2. 2016.
Netanyahu slams police, says leaks have become tsunami

Netanyahu has rejected all allegations against him.

15/10/2017
Disabled protesters blocking highway traffic fined for first time

Police now bar illegal demonstrations from all major roadways.

Israeli police breaking up an ultra-Orthodox protest in Jerusalem, September 17, 2017.
Haredi leadership furious over police behavior during enlistment demonstration

Video footage emerged of police personnel dragging haredi men by their peot, or sidelocks, shoving them to the ground seemingly unprovoked.

Police tape.
Police suspect officer sexually assaulted six-year-old girl

The suspect was brought to the Tel Aviv Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday for a remand hearing.

Israel police
State Comptroller: Thousands of complaints against police mishandled

In 2015 approximately 90% of cases opened into officers’ conduct were closed; and only approximately 4% resulted in an indictment.

Israel police
Officer who attacked Arab driver on video expected to be indicted

Footage of the incident emerged on Thursday morning of a Cohen violently confronting 50-year-old Mazen Shwiki.

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Jewish cop allegedly attacked Arab colleague at Purim party

The incident at an event hall is now under investigation by the Ministry of Justice Police Internal Investigations Unit, which declined to comment.

Israel Police
Four police officers suspected of sexual assault

The alleged offenses, originally reported by Channel 1, took place a few months ago at the the Jerusalem police station.

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