Privacy Policy

Durham Constabulary is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. The following policy shows how we treat your personal information.

Durham Constabulary does not store any personal information about individuals accessing this website except when it is voluntarily provided. There may be occasions where, if you contact us via this website, you will supply us with your email address, and perhaps other personal details. On such occasions, the personal information is used exclusively by Durham Constabulary for the sole purpose of providing you with requested information or services described on this site. We will not pass on personal information to outside organisations or individuals except with your consent or when required to do so by law.

Your details will be retained only long enough for us to respond to your query or comment. It will not be held on file for more than three months, or put to any other purpose other than to respond direct to you. After three months it will be deleted from our system.

We do count visits to our website but this is simply to record the number of 'hits' and does not record personal information. Under no circumstances will we sell, trade, rent or otherwise disclose your details to others.

We do not currently employ cookies nor do we attempt to monitor the browsing behaviour of individual users through any other hidden means.

This website contains links to other sites not owned or operated by Durham Constabulary. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these sites. For information on the privacy policies of these sites, please refer to their home pages.

As a word of caution, children under 16 years of age should not provide any information to any website without the consent of a parent or carer.

You have a right to know about the personal information Durham Constabulary holds about you in connection with this site. You also have the right to have your data corrected or deleted