Privacy and Cookies

Effective as of 11 May 2016

At Crime Traveller,  the privacy of visitors and the website is of extreme importance. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of the Personal Information we receive from users of the website.

We use your Personal Information only for improving Crime Traveller and your user experience. Any information gathered is never passed on to third parties. By using this website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection and Use

Log Data

Like many other Web sites, Crime Traveller makes use of information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website (“Log Data”). This Log Data includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), demographic information, date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to enable us to analyse trends and administer the site.  IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable and is entirely anonymous.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier.  Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. As with most websites, Crime Traveller uses “cookies” to collect information about your preferences.  This allows us to improve your experience using the website by customizing webpage content based on browser type or other information that is sent by your web browser.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve adverts on Crime Traveller. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve adverts based on visits to Crime Traveller and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google advert and content network privacy policy at the following URL:

Some advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on this website.  The advertising partners for Crime Traveller include Google Adsense. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on Crime Traveller and send them directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

Crime Traveller has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

Crime Traveller’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.


If you choose to subscribe to Crime Traveller providing your email address, this Personal Information may be used to contact you with notifications of new posts, updates and newsletters from the website.  Your email address will never be passed on to any third-party or used for any other purpose.  Any communication sent to you by email from Crime Traveller will provide opportunity to unsubscribe from further emails should you wish to do so.  You will find a link to unsubscribe in the footer section of all emails from Crime Traveller.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 11 May 2016 and will remain in effect except with respect to any  changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this  page.    We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the website after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

For more information about the use of the Crime Traveller website, please visit our Terms & Conditions page.