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Cookie disclaimer

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. 

 

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 

Owner

Use

has_js

Session

Norfolk Constabulary

This cookie allows the site to be customised to the user’s browser’s capabilities, by checking whether it supports JavaScript.

cookie-agreed

Stored

Norfolk Constabulary

This cookie remembers the user’s agreement to accept website cookies.

ns_emergency

Session

Norfolk Constabulary

This cookie remembers that user has closed the site emergency message.

Recite.Persist

Session

Recite me

When the user opens the Recite me accessibility toolbar, this cookie is saved, to keep it open. 

SESS (random character id)StoredNorfolk ConstabularyThis cookie is made by the content management system to identify the browser for a logged-in user account.

_ga, _gat, _gali

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.

Drupal.(name)StoredNorfolk ConstabularyThese cookies are used by the content management system when the user is logged in, to remember settings for system features.
PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEStoredYouTubeThese are cookies set by embedded YouTube videos, for personalisation, advertising, and analytics purposes. Data may then be collected by these companies that enables them to serve up adverts on other sites that they think are relevant to your interests. 
YSCSession
__utmz, __utmt, __utmb, __utma, sc_anonymous_idStoredSoundCloudThese are cookies set by embedded SoundCloud media, for personalisation, advertising, and analytics purposes. Data may then be collected by these companies that enables them to serve up adverts on other sites that they think are relevant to your interests.
__utmcSession

 

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 websites 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 website visitors find most valuable and customising the website based on your preferences.