‚Discrimination against women to be seen as crime‘

20.12.2011                      24.Kislev. 5772


'Discrimination against women to be seen as crime'

Police chief Danino sends guidelines to commanders, officers ordering enforcement of zero-tolerance policy for discrimination.

Police commissioner Insp.-Gen. Yochanan Danino ordered his commanders and officers to enforce a policy towards discrimination against women on Monday, following a string of incidents involving the negative treatment of women by haredi (ultra-Orthodox) men in public areas in recent days.
According to guidelines sent by Danino to police commanders, any form of discrimination against women must be treated as a criminal offense or a public disorder incident….