Information we collect and how we use it
Information provided to Police Scotland by users of this website will be treated in confidence. 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.
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.