As a local public body The Calgary Police Service is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the Portal, read pages, or download information, we may gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We may automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
- The Internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) from which you access the Portal;
- The type of browser or operating system used to access our site;
- The date and time you access our site;
- The pages you visit; and
- If you linked to The Calgary Police Service Portal from another web site, the address of that web site.
We may use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors – to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits. The Calgary Police Service does not sell or otherwise distribute this information to third parties.
Privacy and Links to Other Web Sites
Concerns regarding Access to Information issues should be directed to:
Calgary Police Service
5111 47 St. N.E.
Calgary, AB T3J 3R2
Copies of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act are available locally (for a fee) at:
Queens Printer Bookstore
Main Floor, McDougall Centre
455 – 6th Street S.W.
The Government of Alberta also maintains a web site with free access to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (as well as other legislation). Please note, however, that legislation on this site may not be the most up-to-date version available. Consult with the Government of Alberta for confirmation of the current version.