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Internal Security: June 20, 2012

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An officer of the Israel Prison Service is suspected of transferring cellphones to security prisoners in return for bribes. (Ynetnews)

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June 20th, 2012 at 5:17 pm

Military and Security Forces: March 9, 2012

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The Financial Crimes police unit arrested a few construction contractors and specialists, in suspect of bribing an engineer in the Home Front Command unit. They allegedly tried to get his approval of standards of security rooms in southern Israel.

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March 9th, 2012 at 7:45 pm

Education: December 11, 2011

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Two senior Ministry of Education officials are suspected of accepting a bribe from the principal of an ultra-orthodox school in exchange for fabricating records of hundreds of students in the school.  As a result of the fabrication the school received tens of thousands of shekels a month from the ministry.

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December 11th, 2011 at 8:26 pm

Political: 27 December, 2010

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Shimon Gapasu, mayer of Nazareth Illit, was arrested on suspicion of having received bribes and will remain in detention until Thursday. Additionally, the detention of his bureau chief, Meshi Snuani, and his assistant, Yakov Goldberg. Gapasu is also suspected of the crimes of brokering bribes, money laundering, fraud, and violation of fiduciary responsibilities, as well as conspiracy to commit a crime and electoral fraud. (Hebrew)