The police officer required six stitches for a head wound, having been struck on the head by the pickpocket.
The federation of residents associations in Palma presented a "popular" initiative for a ban, and it was passed at yesterday's council session.
The cameraman was with the 061 ambulance emergency service at a hotel in Magalluf.
The problem at Ibiza airport is the consequence of low wages and difficulties with finding accommodation.
The Animal Defence Association is seeking 20,000 euros for the new shelter.