Law and Order: Cracking down on Arab sector violence

21.01.2012                      26.Tewet. 5772                      Waera

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Law and Order: Cracking down on Arab sector violence

With armed clashes rife, police and community leaders agree on new measures.

Homicide rates in the Arab Israeli community continue to spiral out of control, prompting the Israel Police and the Public Security Ministry to express grave concern this week and to announce the start of a major initiative to stem the violence.
Automatic firearms are within relatively easy reach for Arab crime organizations, as are explosives, rocket-propelled grenades and even mortar shells….