Data protection

The website has been designed so that you can visit it without the need to provide personal information about yourself.

If we request any personal information from you we will explain why we are asking for that information. We will only use the information that you give for the purpose we describe.

We will not pass this information on to anyone else unless we have your permission.

Norfolk Constabulary is registered under and compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998.

 

Confidentiality

We respect your right to contact us confidentially. We will not usually share your information with anyone outside of Norfolk Constabulary unless we have asked for your permission. However, if in the public interest it is necessary to disclose information provided, we may use your personal details without asking for your permission, strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1988.

 

Google Search

The search box on this web site (“Search Box”) is powered by Google Inc (“Google”). You acknowledge and agree that Google’s privacy policy shall apply to your use of the Search Box and by using the Search Box you consent to Google using your personal data in accordance with its privacy policy.

 

Cookies

Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience. Some features on this site will not function if you do not allow cookies.

 

Cookie Type of cookie Owner Use
_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz Stored Google These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site, using a service provided by Google Analytics.
guest_id, K Stored Twitter These cookies are set by Twitter. We use a number of social media tools to enhance visitor interaction on our site. If you already use these platforms their cookies may be set through our website. Data may then be collected by these companies that enables them to serve up adverts on other sites that they think are relevent to your interests. If you do not use such platforms then our site will not place these cookies on your device.
psc, uid, uit, urc, di, dt, loc Stored AddThis These cookies are used by AddThis which allows a user to share a web page via social media channels. We use a number of social media tools to enhance visitor interaction on our site. If you already use these platforms their cookies may be set through our website. Data may then be collected by these companies that enables them to serve up adverts on other sites that they think are relevent to your interests. If you do not use such platforms then our site will not place these cookies on your device.
ASP.Net_seesionId Session Norfolk Constabulary This cookie is used to enable core site functionality, specifically the job application process and Online Media Centre. By appling for a job or accessing the OMC, you are giving consent to us to use this cookie. It does not contain any personal information and it is automatically deleted when you close your browser.
Cookie_Norfolk Stored Norfolk Constabulary This cookie is used to set a SNT page as the homepage. By using this feature, you are giving implied consent. It does not contain any personal information. This cookie expiries on 31 December 9999.

 

Types of cookies

'Session' or 'Transient' cookies are temporary bits of information that are erased once you exit your Web browser window or otherwise turn your computer off. Session cookies are used to improve navigation on web sites and to collect statistical information.

'Persistent', 'Permanent' or 'Stored' cookies are more permanent bits of information that are placed on the hard drive of your computer and stay there unless you delete the cookie. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for a number of purposes, such as retrieving certain information you have previously provided (e.g. login passwords), helping to determine what areas of the Web site visitors find most valuable, and customising the web site based on your preferences.