This website collects and store only the following information:

  • The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example,, if you are connecting from an America Online account).
  • The date and time you access our site.
  • The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site and/or the Internet address of the computer used to link to our site.

This information is used for site management purposes. This website uses software programs to create summary statistics using this information. These statistics allow us to ensure the site provides the best experience to users. We use this information, for example, to identify the most useful information on the website, evaluate the design and layout of various pages, and optimize the website for use by the public.

Personally identifying information

We do not collect or store any personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information. If you choose to provide us with personal information, such as by sending a message to an e-mail address on this website or by filling out a form and submitting it through our website, we will use that information to respond to your message or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication.

Security Notice

For site security purposes, this website employs software programs to monitor network traffic. Anyone using this system consents to the monitoring of their use by system or security personnel.

Unauthorized use, tampering with or modification of this system-or its supporting hardware or software-may violate federal or other statutes and may subject the violator to criminal and civil penalties. In the event of unauthorized intrusion, all relevant information regarding possible violation of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.

Social Network Policy

We participate on open, un-moderated forums offered by commercial social network sites in order to increase government transparency, promote public participation and encourage collaboration with our office.

Please note that our office does not control, moderate or endorse the comments or opinions provided by visitors to these sites. We reserve the right to remove user-generated content which contains threatening remarks or other inappropriate comments. Comments will not be deleted on the basis of ideology.

We currently maintain official accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, Google+ and Flickr. The terms and conditions used by those operators of those sites may differ from the conditions above.