This statement outlines the information gathered during your visit to the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research web servers and explains how this information is treated. If you choose to request information from this site you will need to pass personal data to SCCJR through this site. Where you actively provide personal data to SCCJR [for example, by completing a web form] this data will be used only for the service you have requested unless you consent otherwise at the time of submitting the data.
The gathering, storage, use, release and disposal of personal information is regulated by the General Data Protection Regulations. The Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research’s policy and guidelines with respect to the regulations, are published by the University of Glasgow’s Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office.
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
The records of the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research are subject to the terms of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) 2002 Act. The Act gives individuals a general right of access to all types of recorded information, of any age, held by SCCJR. The Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research are policy and guidelines with respect to the Freedom of Information Act (Scotland) 2002 are published by the University of Glasgow’s Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office.
The information collected
SCCJR’s website does not automatically capture or store personal data from visitors to the site, other than to log your IP address and session information. Session information includes the time and duration of your visit to the site, the files requested, and the browser used. This information will only be accessed by authorised persons of the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research or its agents. The information will be retained by the Centre and will only be used for the purpose of (a) managing the site system, (b) the identification of broken links, and (c) for statistical and audit purposes.
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