AOCDS
AOCDS

Website Privacy

Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs recognizes that respecting user privacy over the Internet is of utmost importance. This privacy statement is designed to provide information about the privacy and data collection practices for the site: http://www.aocds.com. The Site is operated by The Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact our site coordinator at linda@dppa.com or by postal mail to:

Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs
2105 Decatur Street
Denver, CO 80211

Identifying Information. In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or providing any information about yourself. In some areas of the Site, we ask you to provide information that will enable us to process an order, offer services that require registration, assist you with technical support issues or to follow up with you. Generally, the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs requests identifying information when you:

    Register on any of our web sites.
    Provide feedback to an online survey or tell us about an idea or suggestion.
    Purchases in our online merchandise store
    Donate to our Relief Fund
    Request a special service

In these instances, the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs will ask for your name, address, E-mail address, phone number and other appropriate information needed to provide you with these services. In all instances, if you receive a newsletter or other mailing from us, you will always be able to "unsubscribe" to these mailings at any time.

What the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs Will Do With Your Information. If you choose to give us personal information for any of the purposes above, this information is retained by the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs and will only be used by the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs to support your request or communication with us. We will not add you to a mailing list, or newsletter without your registration for this service. We will only contact you if further information is required from you to complete a service.

What Others May Do With Your Information. The Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs does not share, rent, or sell any personally identifying information provided through our Site (such as your name or email address) to any outside organization for use in its marketing or solicitations.

Third Party Links. The Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs website does provide links to other sites. Other Internet sites and services have separate privacy and data collection practices. Once you leave www.aocds.com, the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs cannot control, and has no responsibility for, the privacy policies or data collection activities at another site.

Cookies. At times, we will use a feature on your web browser to send your computer a "cookie." We do not use cookies to retrieve any personal information from your computer. We only use cookies to learn ways to enhance our Sites, and to give you better, more personalized service while in our web site. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is sent. However, some functions of the Sites will not function if you refuse cookies. These areas of our web site will have information posted about cookies, and when a cookie will be uploaded to your computer.

Children's Privacy Protection. The Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs is sensitive to the heightened need to protect the privacy of children under the age of 13. The vast majority of the material on our web site is not intended for children and is not targeted to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect data from children and, if we learn that we have received personal data from a child, we will remove this information from our database.

Changes to this Policy. The Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs may from time to time revise its privacy policy. You should therefore periodically visit this page, so you are aware of any such revisions. We will not, however, use your existing information in a manner not previously disclosed. You will be advised and have the opportunity to opt out of any new use of your information.

Contacting Us. If you have any questions about our privacy policy and/or the practices of our web site, you can write to:

Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs
2105 Decatur Street
Denver, CO 80211