Israeli Mafia: Murdered Bodyguard Revealed As Police Agent Who Helped Foil Gangland Hits

An undercover agent who was gunned down earlier this year in an apparent gangland murder was revealed Monday to have successfully infiltrated crime syndicates, foiled plans for a string of attacks and helped gather information that led to the arrest of dozens of suspected underworld criminals. Read more

Israeli Mafia: Man Seriously Injured In Suspected Gangland Car Bombing

A man was seriously injured in a car bombing outside a supermarket in the Haifa suburb of Nesher in what police said was likely an attempted gangland killing. Read more

Massive Kashrut Fraud Exposed

Police are investigating a case of massive kashrut fraud in northern Israel. Read more

4 Arrested In Arad Clashes Between Ultra-Orthodox, Secular Residents

Four Israelis were arrested in the southern city of Arad on Saturday night after violent clashes broke out between the city’s secular and ultra-Orthodox residents. Read more

Rami Levy Arrested

Renowned Israeli businessman and supermarket magnate Rami Levy was detained by police Sunday, along with the head of a municipality outside of Jerusalem over suspicions of fraud relating to a mall owned by Levi. Read more

Mass Brawl In Ponovezh Yeshiva

A long-standing quarrel in Bnei Brak’s flagship Lithuanian-haredi Ponevezh Yeshiva exploded Saturday night, as a mass brawl erupted between rival factions in the dining room. Read more

Rabbis Arrested For Fraud Sent To House Arrest

The four rabbis from various Israeli cities whom police arrested today, Wednesday, on suspicions of fraudulently obtaining police “fitness certificates,” that testify to a criminal-free past and would enable them to qualify for the post of “City Rabbi,” have been sent to house arrest with limiting conditions. Read more

Israel Police: Arnon Milchan Bribed PM Netanyahu

Investigators who grilled the Israeli-born tycoon Arnon Milchan in London last week on suspicion he bribed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, apparently told him “you bribed Netanyahu in exchange for the assistance he gave you on Channel 10 interests,” according to police officials. Read more

Arnon Milchan Becomes Suspect In PM Bribery Probe

Israeli billionaire Arnon Milchan was questioned under caution this week on suspicion of giving bribes to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara Netanyahu, signalling the latest development in what is referred to as Case 1000. Read more

Former Shayetet 13 Commander Arrested Over ‘Submarine Affair’

Brig. Gen. (res.) Shai Brosh was named Tuesday as the former Shayetet 13 commander who was arrested earlier this week in connection to the “submarine affair” involving crimes suspected by police to have been committed around the purchase of three submarines from the German company ThyssenKrupp – including bribery, fraud, tax evasion and money laundering. Read more