In October 2010, the Justice, Crime Prevention and Security Cluster (JCPS) ministers signed a delivery agreement with President Jacob Zuma. It signifiedthe cluster's undertaking to embark on a prioritised Programme of Action towards making South Africa safe for all and attractive to visitors and investors.
The JCPS Cluster aims to have a stable, safe and thriving democratic dispensation. It is charged with ensuring that the relevant defence, police and correctional mechanisms are in place and work efficiently and efectively.
It employs a focused approach, which chan-nels available resources towards ensuring that all people in South Africa are and feel safe (Out-come 3).
Relevant sections in the Constitution include:
Source: South Africa Yearbook 2011/12
Editor: D Burger. Government Communication and Information System
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