A spokesman in the Israel Police Shai district announced preparations for the opening of the 5779 school year in the chareidi sector have been completed as schools will be opening on Sunday, 1 Elul throughout Yehuda and Shomron.
As part of the preparations for the return of children to schools in the chareidi sector, the Israel Police will increase its presence in the vicinity of educational institutions and in general, in cities and towns in Yehuda and Shomron.
Police, border police and soldiers will be deployed in the vicinity of educational institutions and traffic arteries in Yehuda and Shomron in order to provide the necessary response to the public in terms of security and movement, and everything possible will be done to ensure the safety and well-being of the children.
The Israel Police asks the accompanying parents to exercise extreme caution and to ensure that passengers are stopped and unloaded safely, that proper restraint devices are used correctly, and that driving is appropriate and cautious, while giving pedestrians a right of way as the children head to school.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)