‚Discrimination against women to be seen as crime‘

20.12.2011                      24.Kislev. 5772

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'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….