Defence and Security

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SAPS Adopts Back-to-Basics Approach

South African Police Service

The South African Police Service (SAPS) is to adopt a Back-to-Basics approach going forward in order to fight crime.

In a statement, it was revealed that a thorough analysis of past and present performances of the SAPS had indicated that urgent action was needed to turn the situation around.

Defence Laws Repeal and Amendment Act Signed

The Presidency

President Zuma signed the Defence Laws Repeal and Amendment Act in December 2015.

Parliament passed the bill at the beginning of that month and sent it for assent.

Cybersecurity Policy Framework Released

State Security Agency

South Africa’s Cybersecurity Policy Framework has been released.

The policy, published in Government Gazette 39475, was approved by cabinet in 2012.

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