Effective Date: August 6, 2014
1.1. PURPOSE OF POLICY. CrimeSmasher.com (“us,” “we,” or “Company”) is committed
to respecting the privacy rights of users of http://www.crimesmasher.com (the “Site”).
collection, storage and use policies.
1.2. NOTICE CONCERNING CHILDREN. This Site is not targeted towards children under
the age of 13 nor intended to be used by them in any manner whatsoever. Should you
be aware of any child under 13 using the Site, please contact us so that we may
terminate their account.
2. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
2.1. WHAT PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION DOES THE COMPANY COLLECT?
A. Categories of Personally Identifiable Information. We do not collect personally
identifiable information for visitors that simply browse the Site. You may, however,
undertake a one time order or join the Site during which we will collect the following
information in both situations:
• Company Name
• First Name
• Last Name
• Zip Code
• Email Address
• IP address, ISP and geo-location
We also store a record of searches run by each user as well as email requests. This
information may not be edited or deleted once submitted.
B. Credit Card Information. We do not store credit card information you provide
with orders. However, our credit card processing company authorize.net does. Their
C. Modification or Removal Process. If you wish to remove or modify any of your
personally identifiable information, please login to your account and do so. Said
information in older data backups may not be deleted or modified.
policy, we will notify you by posting a notice on the Site for 30 days.
E. Effective Date: The effective date of this Policy shall be August 6, 2014.
F. Browser Do Not Track Signals: California law requires that we disclose whether
we acknowledge do not track signals issued by browsers should you designate such
a choice with said browsers. We do not do so.
G. Third Party Cumulative Tracking: California law requires us to disclose to you
whether third parties can acquire and track your personally identifiable information
through our website. Google can track you through this Site as we use their services
for internal tracking purposes. Google participates in the NIA opt out program.
You can visit this link to view all companies including Google that track you
and choose to no longer be tracked. To block parties from tracking you, try services
such as the Privacy
offered by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
H. California Eraser Law. We do not allow for the posting of user generated content
on the Site. As such, the California "eraser law" does not apply to this Site.
2.2 WHAT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION DOES COMPANY COLLECT FROM SITE USERS?
A. AUTOMATIC COLLECTION. Our servers automatically recognize and collect your IP
addresses (the number assigned to computers on the Internet). No personal information
about you is revealed in this process. We do, however, track how long you are on
the Site, the pages you visit, the searches associated with your IP address including
search results, the keywords you use to find the Site and other information detailing
your use of the Site. The Site may also gather anonymous aggregate data for all
visitors that does not personally identify you, but that may be helpful for marketing
purposes or for improving the goods services we offer.
B. COOKIES. We may use standard first and third party cookies. You can choose whether
to accept cookies by changing the settings on your browser. However, if you choose
to disable this function, your experience at our Site may be diminished and some
features may not work as they were intended.
3. USE AND SHARING OF INFORMATION
3.1. WHAT DOES COMPANY DO WITH INFORMATION
A. PERSONAL INFORMATION. We do not share your personal information with third parties
with the exception of third party services that we use to run, maintain and analyze
the Site such as our hosting company and credit card processor. These parties do
not market to you. We may use your personal information to track, identify and
B. ANONYMOUS INFORMATION. We use anonymous information to analyze our Site traffic.
We may use anonymous information in combination with personal information to track,
In addition, we may use anonymous IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our
server, to administer our Site, or to display the content according to your preferences.
C. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. We may disclose personal information if required
to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (1)
conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Company
or its parent company, subsidiaries or affiliates, (2) protect ours or others' rights,
property, or safety, (3) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the safety of the public or users of the Site.
D. SALE OF INFORMATION. Should we decide to sell all or part of the Company at some
point in the future, your personal information will be included as an asset in the
E. PUBLIC RECORD INFORMATION. The data sold on Crime Smasher is derived from public
record information. The data originates at various public agencies including courts,
prisons/jails, police departments and similar government agencies. WE DO NOT HAVE
THE POWER TO REMOVE OR AMEND THIS SOURCE OF THIS DATA. IF YOU FEEL THERE IS ERRONEOUS
INFORMATION ABOUT YOURSELF, YOU MUST CONTACT THE SOURCE PUBLIC AGENCY INVOLVED --
NOT US. If you are in possession of a court expungement order, please contact us
for instructions on the process to make a record removal request at Crime Smasher.
F. FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT PROHIBITION. This site may not be used for an FCRA
regulated purpose including for employment, housing, credit or insurance purposes.
We are not a credit reporting agency as defined by the FCRA.
4.1. SITE SECURITY. The Site has reasonable security measures in place to prevent
the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you. Crime
Smasher utilizes a multi-tiered security system to prevent unauthorized access by
third parties. Our servers are located in a high security, state-of-the-art facility
with 24 hour per day monitoring. The site uses SSL security to assure secure
5. WEBSITE AREAS BEYOND COMPANY’S CONTROL
5.1. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES. The Site contains links to other websites. We have no
control over the terms and privacy policies of said sites. Please make sure to view
the policies of those sites before providing personal information to said sites.
6. CONTACT INFORMATION
6.1. CONTACTING US. If you have any questions about this Policy or our practices
related to this Site please contact us by accessing the “Contact” link found at
each Site page.
6.2. LEGAL NOTICES. Any legal notices must be sent to Skip Smasher, Inc., Attn:
Legal Dept., PO Box 891329, Temecula, CA 92589