FIGHTING COMPUTER CRIME IN SINGAPORE

The Government of Singapore has devoted significant effort to combating computer crime. It passed legislation in 1993 and periodically amends this legislation as needed. It has created new agencies and given its law enforcement personnel greater powers in its fight against these crimes. This article provides an overview of the Law on Computer Crimes in Singapore.

The following questions have been addressed in this article:

What is “computer crime” and what is “cyber crime”?
How has Singapore addressed these two types of crime?
What are the penalties for conviction of computer crime in Singapore?
In what other manner is Singapore fighting computer crime?

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