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Privacy Statement

Version 3.0 — Last updated January 12, 2015

The Canadian Police Knowledge Network (CPKN) is committed to protecting and respecting the privacy of its users. CPKN supports the Protection of Privacy and the Freedom of Information Act in accordance with all applicable federal and provincial statutes.

CPKN collects and stores web usage information and system logs. These records may contain personally identifiable information (e.g. IP addresses) and are used to manage capacity, performance, and security, as well as to maintain and improve services. Logged information is not shared with, or disclosed to, any third party except as required by law.

In the course of accessing this website, you may provide CPKN with personal information. Information volunteered by you is used only for the purpose stated. Users should refer to CPKN’s Privacy Policy for more information.

The CPKN website may provide links to external websites. CPKN does not control or endorse these sites and is not responsible for their availability, content, privacy practices, or delivery of services. CPKN encourages you to examine the privacy policy of each site you visit.

Responsibilities of Users

CPKN users require authorized access, typically via a username and password. Individual users are responsible for their own learning accounts and must never share passwords with other individuals.

To protect your privacy and prevent unauthorized use, log out and completely close all web browser windows when you finish working in a CPKN portal.

Collection of Personal Information

CPKN collects personal information necessary for the creation of a user account as requested by the individual or agency. Collected information includes, but is not limited to, first name, middle initial, last name, badge number, e-mail address, and billing contact information. View the exact information requested by CPKN on the Registration Form.

Disclosure to Third Parties

CPKN is committed to protecting your privacy. Any personal information you provide to CPKN via registrations, evaluations, or surveys, is done so voluntarily. Personal information will not be shared with a third party, nor will it be used for any other purpose than stated at the time of collection or as outlined in the Privacy Policy. However, non-identifiable information may be shared with CPKN stakeholders, management or development teams for the purposes of enhancing CPKN products and services. Courses provided by third party organizations also adhere to the guidelines of this privacy statement, particularly with regard to the collection and use of personal information.

About this Statement

This statement may be amended from time to time. Refer to the version number and date at the beginning of this document. The privacy statement for this website is published under the authority of CPKN.