The evening of 25 November it became known that the investigators of the internal Affairs Department of the police (MAHASH), was questioned on suspicion of sexual harassment of a police officer in the rank of major General.
It is known that a complaint against the officer was filed by the policewoman this week. In the complaint we are talking about events that happened a few years ago.
Press service of police reported that in the interests of the investigation information about the course is not disclosed.
Note that in the last two years a large number of high-ranking police officers were forced to leave law enforcement due to suspicion of committing a variety of offences. The scandals were associated with the names of the chief districts of Judea and Samaria Kobi Cohen, the Jerusalem district chief Yossi Parienti, Central district chief Bruno Stein, head of an elite unit «Lahav 433» Erbium Menashe, a Jerusalem district chief Nisso a Shaman.
In late January, the inspector General of police has dismissed his Deputy, major General Nissim Mor, suspected of sexual harassment, indecent assault against several women who were in his employ, as well as in the destruction of evidence.
Against the background of scandals among senior generals of police, Minister of internal security Yitzhak Aronovich said that «all appointments of senior police officers will only be made after a polygraph test».