Privacy Policy

Bail Reform CA respects and protects the privacy of our constituents and those who use our website. The following Privacy Policy provides details about we collect and use information. This Privacy Policy applies to the Bail Reform CA website and services that are located in, but not limited to, the domain.

Information We Collect
Our website offers several opportunities for visitors to register for informational mailings. These registration forms require users to give contact information (such as name and email address).

We also keep track of activity on our website via log files stored on our web servers. We collect information such as IP address, browser type and version, and pages you view. We also keep track of how you got to our site and any links you click on to leave our site. Once you leave our site, we do not track you.

How We Use Information
We use your website activity to assist us in offering you a personalized Web experience, assist you with technical support, diagnose problems with our server, administer our websites and to tailor our informational offerings to you.

If you opt in, we use contact information submitted by visitors to send information about fundraising events, news updates, and new initiatives. We may also share your contact information with the members of the Bail Reform California coalition, who may send you information related to bail reform and other criminal justice initiatives. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings from us or the coalition members at any time. Please note that this Privacy Policy does not address the treatment of personal information shared with Coalition members.

Sharing and Usage
We will never share, sell, or rent your personal information with third parties for their own use. Occasionally, we enter into contracts with service providers that help us maintain the site. The contracts prohibit them from using any of your personal information for their own purposes, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information we provide to them. We may disclose information collected via the website to comply with legal demands such as warrants, court orders, or subpoenas or to comply with our legal obligations. If we have contact information and are not prohibited by court order, we will notify users prior to the disclosure of their information.

Use of Web Technologies
We use a variety of technologies on our site. Among these are cookies; a piece of information that our websites provide to your browser when you visit our sites.

Specifically, in order to keep our website services relevant, easy to use and up-to-date, we use web analytics services to help us understand how people use the site.

Cookies allow web analytics services to recognize your browser or device and, for example, identify whether you have visited our website before, what you have previously viewed or clicked on, and how you found us. The information is anonymous and only used for statistical purposes, and it helps us to analyze patterns of user activity and to develop a better user experience.

Web analytics data and cookies cannot be used to identify you – they do not contain personal information such as your name or email address.

If you choose to disable cookies, you may still use our site; however, you may have limited access to some areas within our websites.

We take every precaution to protect the confidentiality and security of your personal information. The information we collect from you is stored on a secure, password protected server and only authorized personnel have access to your information. We use industry-standard encryption technologies with respect to the receipt and transfer of data you submit to us on this site and only authorized personnel have access to your information. Nevertheless, despite our best efforts, no transmission over the Internet and no data storage method can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Bail Reform CA takes care to reinforce the importance of our website visitors' security and privacy among our employees.

Notification of Changes
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this website, so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.