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The Knesset approved an amendment to the law that allows police to frisk suspects not

On the night of Tuesday, February 2, at the Knesset plenary session the deputies approved in the second and third readings the amendment to the law on protection of safety of citizens, granting police the right to inspect personal belongings of people and to conduct a personal search, even in the absence of direct suspicion of gun possession or use.

The initiator of the amendments, in October of last year approved by the government, the Minister for internal security, Gilad Erdan.

Still, the personal search of the citizen was allowed only in the case if there was a real suspicion that he has a weapon.

According to Gilad Erdan, «against the background of the terrorist attacks that we all witnessed, there is a real need to give the police additional powers that will help her in the fight against terrorists.»




The Knesset approved an amendment to the law that allows police to frisk suspects not 02.02.2016

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