The police officers involved in foot patrols or moved to the bikes, started to lose weight. An article on the health of police officers, published 10 January, the Walla News website.
The article says that the police who are working day have to overcome dozens of kilometers on foot or by bike report feeling better: they have decreased the sugar content in the blood pressure was normalized and they begin to lose weight.
The piece included two examples: a police officer in the Jerusalem district, who suffered from obesity for several months, lost 40 kg, and his counterpart from the center of the country for two and a half months dropped 9 kg.
On foot patrols across the country are busy 550 police officers. On Tuesday, January 9, during a special ceremony patrol division received 36 bicycles and 20 sigview.