The Minister of internal security, Gilad Erdan decided to dismiss the former head of the be’er Sheva police Colonel Moses Work. A recommendation submitted by the inspector General Roni Alsheikh.
During the investigation conducted by the Department of the Ministry of justice to investigate crimes committed by police officers, Work admitted that he had been having sex with a subordinate female police officers. He also took the decision of career advancement, despite the contradiction of interests.
The Minister of internal security praised the professional activity of Work, Recalling a long and successful police career. However, he said that such behaviour is incompatible with ethical standards that must be met by law enforcement.
About suspicions against Work became known in February 2015. Then the Department of justice to investigate crimes committed by police officers has received a letter from a lawyer employee of the police Department be’er Sheva, in which it was stated that Colonel within a few months aggressively «caring» for the subform.
In the letter, counsel indicated that on the background of her pregnancy the woman was subjected to persistent sexual harassment. Including the Work of Moshe sent subform text messages with offers to join him in an intimate relationship