Slippery Slope

Notes From a Crumbling Democracy

Archive for the ‘Extortion’ tag

Internal Security: April 18, 2013

without comments

Adi Elsin, 30, an inspector and intelligence coordinator in the Population, Immigration and Border Authority’s Oz enforcement unit, was indicted for allegedly assaulting and extorting Indian labor migrants, and in one case he is suspected of performing indecent acts on a female foreign worker. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Internal Security: January 24, 2013

without comments

Police officer Mordechai Shai Krief, was convicted of exploiting his position in order to intimidate women involved in prostitution, extort them, and force them to engage in sexual intercourse with him.

(Hebrew – Inter Spem et Metnum blog)

Written by The Site's Team

January 24th, 2013 at 9:13 am

Local Government: November 1, 2012

without comments

Two Eilat city councilors were arrested by the Police’s National Fraud Investigation Unit on suspicion of accepting bribes in exchange for retracting their opposition in local and regional planning commissions, extortion by threats, fraud, and breach of trust.

(Hebrew – Israel Police website)

Written by The Site's Team

November 1st, 2012 at 6:04 pm

Local Government: June 4, 2012

without comments

15 people, including a senior member of the Ma’ale Adumim municipality, were arrested on suspicion of extorting money from contractors who worked in the city.

(Hebrew - Ynet)

Written by The Site's Team

June 4th, 2012 at 9:53 pm

Internal Security: May 28, 2012

without comments

The Internal Security Service is trying to recruit Palestinian homosexuals as collaborators using threats of exposing their sexual orientation if they refuse.

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Written by The Site's Team

May 28th, 2012 at 10:11 pm

Local Government: May 9, 2012

without comments

Kiryat Malachi mayor Moti Malka and eight others, including his son Shahar Malka, have been arrested on suspicion of rape, extortion, bribery, and breach of trust.

(Hebrew - Haaretz)

Written by The Site's Team

May 9th, 2012 at 9:21 pm