Military Justice


IDF soldiers are subject, by virtue of their position and duty, to additional criminal and disciplinary norms beyond the obligations of civilians.


For the purposes of enforcing these norms, two principal means are afforded to the military authorities: the criminal justice process in military courts and disciplinary enforcement procedures. These tools are different in nature and each one is adopted according to the pertinent facts, and inter alia, the severity and nature of the act.

The Law Enforcement in the IDF