TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO COMPUTER MISUSE ACT 2000Trinidad and Tobago’s Computer Misuse Bill 2000 was introduced in October 2000, in an effort to prohibit unauthorized access, use of or interference with a computer or with any program or data held in a computer. The Act seeks to enhance computer security by protecting the integrity of computer systems and by imposing significant stringent penalties for computer-related offenses.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What provisions relate to a police officer wishing to search a computer?
What powers are available to a police officer under a Section 16 search warrant?
Is there a duty to comply with such searches?