Copyright & Privacy
Essex Police's crest and the logos and images contained on this
site are the copyright of Essex Police, Police Headquarters, PO Box
2, Springfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6DA.
These copyright images may only be used for official purposes
authorised by Essex Police. Enquiries should be addressed to the
Any person is authorised to copy and print material contained
within this site for informational purposes only.
Essex Police is committed to safeguarding the privacy of
visitors to this web site.
All information provided to Essex Police via our website will be
treated in confidence and will not be disclosed to third parties
unless required to do so by law.
Where the provision of personal data is required to enable us to
provide a specific service to the user the details will only be
used for the stated purpose.
All communications with Essex Police may be monitored for the
purposes of public safety, the prevention and detection of crime
and the apprehension and prosecution of offenders.
Non-personal usage statistics
Essex Police collects non-personalised statistics generated by
an automated monitoring program and reserves the right to analyse
this information to improve the site.
This information includes the number of pages viewed, the length of
time viewed and errors encountered. No details are gathered which
would reveal personal details either directly or via a third
This website contains many hyperlinks to other sites that are
not owned or operated by Essex Police.
The purpose of these links is to offer further information about a
topic or organisation which we cannot include in our own
Links made to other websites are regularly reviewed for suitability
and we reserve the right to add or remove links from our website at
When a visitor is about to leave the Essex Police website using
such a hyperlink, every effort will be made to warn you.
A link to an external web site will always open in a new browser
window to indicate the site is separate from the Essex Police
We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of
external websites and suggest you refer to the home pages
of these sites for information on their privacy policies.
A cookie is a small file that can be stored on your
computer by a website. It can then be accessed by that
website to customise your user experience of the website. It's
important to clarify that cookies do not collect any personal data
stored on your hard drive or computer.
To find out more about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
We have carried out a cookie audit and the cookies set by our
website are listed in the following table:
||This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to
the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit
||A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters
||A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves
the site - having waited 30 minutes for another pageview to happen,
and if it doesn’t, it expires.
||This keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search
engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keywords were used,
and where in the world the site was accessed from.
||Job Alert Emails
||When you subscribe to receive email job alerts this stores your
email address so that you can unsubscribe.
We use Google Analytics to
evaluate how users use our website and the above cookies are set in
order to do this. These cookies do not collect
personal data. Some key figures from these
analytics can be viewed
If you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across
all websites, visit: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We also set a cookie if you register to receive
email alerts of new job vacancies that are
published. This cookie stores your email address so that you can
manage your subscription and easily unsubscribe if you choose
By continuing to use this site you are considered as
understanding and agreeing to the contents of this statement.
Children under 16 years of age should not submit information to
any website without prior consent of a parent or carer.
If you would like to know more about these policies please
contact Essex Police using our general information feedback form.
Alternatively you can write to the Essex Police Media and Public
Relations Department, PO Box 2, Headquarters, Springfield,
Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 6DA.