|The World Wide Web site is provided as a public service by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office. All information the Sheriff's Office provides at this site is considered public information and may be distributed and copied
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you visit our site to read or download information, such as career opportunities, press releases, etc., we automatically collect and store only the following information about you.
The name of the domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you are connecting from a university's domain) and IP address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you are using the Internet) from which you access our website;
The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
The date and time you access our site;
The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site; and
The pages you visit.
This information is primarily collected for statistical analysis. This government computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. In certain circumstances, however, we may take additional steps to identify you based on this information.