Privacy Statement for Stephenson County Crime Stop
Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. Because we gather certain types of information
about the users of Stephenson County Crime Stop's sites and services, we feel you should understand Stephenson County Crime Stop's
policies surrounding the collection and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we
gather, how we use it, and how to correct or change it.
Information Gathered by Stephenson County Crime Stop
For visitors to our Web site, subscribers to our newsletters, and clients and prospective clients of our service
(collectively referred to as a "User" or "Users"), we log standard technical information such as your IP address.
We use this information to help diagnose problems with our service, and to administer our Web site. For example,
your IP address may be used to help identify you and your account information and to gather broad demographic information.
Stephenson County Crime Stop requires registration for the use of some services, our web site may contain order forms
for other products and services or online surveys. In order to provide our services to you, we may ask you for contact
information (like name and email address) and demographic information (like zip code and age).
Stephenson County Crime Stop's Use of Information
We may use your contact information to send you information about our company or our advertisers, however,
you may opt-out of receiving such mailings. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site.
We use this data to tailor your experience at our site, to deliver content that we think you might be
interested in, and to display the content according to your preferences. We may share aggregate information about
our users with third parties, such as advertisers.
Stephenson County Crime Stop may disclose your personal information, the contents of your communications,
and/or your contact and financial information if required to do so by law, or with your consent, or in the good
faith belief that such action is necessary:
- to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on Stephenson County Crime Stop;
- to protect and defend the rights or property of Stephenson County Crime Stop or others; or
- to assist, under exigent circumstances, in the investigation of securities law violations or other investigations.
Advertisers and Other Third Parties
This site contains links to other sites. Stephenson County Crime Stop is not responsible for the privacy practices
or the content of such Web sites.
We use third party ad companys to display some ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. While we use
cookies in other parts of our Web site, cookies received with banner ads are collected by the third party ad
company, and we do not have access to this information. The privacy practices of companies who provide services
or ads through our site are not covered by this Privacy Statement. Please contact those companies directly for
more information about their privacy practices.
Changes to Our Policies
Stephenson County Crime Stop's Privacy Statement may change from time to time. If we make any substantive changes
to our policies, we will post notice of changes to this Web site.
Your use of the site after the changes constitutes your agreement with regard to
information collected from you in the past and in the future.
This site has industry standard security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration
of the information under our control, but we cannot guarantee complete security.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, the practices of Stephenson County Crime Stop, or your
dealings with this Web site, you can contact us.