Case against former senior police officer Boaz Guttman closed

Case over alleged hacking into court system's was closed due to lack of criminal guilt.

The case against retired police chief superintendent Boaz Guttman regarding his alleged involvement in leaked legal documents has been closed with no guilt. The State Prosecutor’s Office closed the case against Guttman rulling there is no crime.


Guttman, who founded the Israel Police's cybercrime unit, was arrested in August 2012 along with blogger Moshe Halevy, better known as Halemo, on suspicion of distributing classified information taken from the court's online computer system.


The case, which was widely reported, was closed in December 2014. Guttman retired from the police in 2001.


פרסום ראשון: 01.24.16, 08:37