Administration of Justice

Ministry of Justice

Official website of the Ministry of Justice of Israel.  In Hebrew and English available.

Ministry of Public Security


Israel Prison Service

Includes annual report which contains statistical tables on inmate populations.  In Hebrew.

Drugs & Alcohol

Anti-Drug Authority (ADA)

In Hebrew and English.

Law & the Courts

Guide to Law Online, Israel

The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the United States Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

The Judicial Authority

Provides a thorough overview of each type of court, examines the role of the judges, provides background information on Israeli judges, and provides a selection of Supreme Court judgements. The website is available in Hebrew and English.

Police & Law Enforcement

Institute for Counter-Terrorism

Official webstie of the Institute. Includes publication, research and reports. In Hebrew.

Israel Police

Official police website. Hebrew, English, Arabic, and Russian.

Ministry of Public Security

Describes the duties of the Ministry of Public Security, which has responsibility over the Israel Police and the Israel Prison Service.

Research & Statistics

Central Bureau of Statistics

Offers statistics, tables, and diagrams on public order indicators including criminal justice system staff, court matters, convictions of criminal cases by various characteristics, and adult and juvenile offenders. Information for ordering publications is provided.

A Guide to Legal Research in Israel

This guide offers extensive background information on the Israeli judicial and legal systems, including links to resources.