Israel Police, aid organizations cannot agree on migrants‘ crime rate

01.05.2012                      09.Ijar. 5772                    Tag 24 des Omer

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Israel Police, aid organizations cannot agree on migrants' crime rate

Police point to 'serious rise' in crime by asylum seekers and foreign workers in Knesset discussion, while organizations say crime rates among these groups are actually falling.

The police and aid organizations squared off in the Knesset on Monday over whether crime by asylum seekers and migrant workers is rising or falling.
Commander David Gez, head of the police's Yiftah region, was briefing the Knesset Committee on Foreign Workers on last week's firebombing of migrants' houses in Tel Aviv's Shapira neighborhood. Gez said he expects additional arrests in the case shortly….