Privacy Statement

Information provided to Police Scotland by users of this website will be treated in confidence and will not be disclosed to third parties unless we are required to do so by law.

Information we collect and how we use it

We gather information about site usage in order to assist in the development and improvement of services to the public. Server logs are analysed to provide information on browsing trends and identify any possible problems within the website. This data is not used in any way that could identify individual users.

Information provided voluntarily by users through online feedback forms cannot be identified with an individual unless they voluntarily supply their name or other identifying details. Comments and identifying information will only be held for as long as is necessary to ensure a proper response to queries and suggestions from users.

Use of Cookies

A 'Cookie' is a small file that websites use to assist the web visitor (you) to navigate the site and access its various features. They also provide high level statistics to assist in improving the website experience.

Other links

This privacy policy only covers the Police Scotland web site at http://www.scotland.police.uk . Other links within this site to other web sites are not covered by this policy. By continuing to use this site you are considered as understanding and agreeing to the contents of this statement.

Additional Information

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