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What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is saved by your browser on your device, for example your laptop or mobile, when you visit a website and can send information back to the site. This information is most often used to provide you with a convenient browsing experience, for instance by remembering your language preference.
Cookies can however be used for a range of different purposes, for example to gather statistics on the use of a site, to aid in site security or to correctly display information.
First party cookies
First party cookies are cookies we add to the Site ourselves. We use these cookies to ensure the technical functionalities of our site, for instance when using web forms, and to gather statistics for web analytics.
Some of these cookies are served to us by Google Analytics and information about your use of the Site may be shared with them to provide us with web analytics through their Web Analytics Solution. This information is aggregated and anonymous and only serves to tell us how we can optimize our Site. For more information on how Google process this information, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
Third party cookies
We are active on several social media platforms and provide Users with the opportunity to connect with us on these platforms or share content through social media buttons on the Site. In addition, certain pages on the Site provide our content from these social media platforms in embedded format, such as videos.
To provide these services, cookies of social media platforms, such as Twitter, Google and YouTube, are used on some of our webpages. If you have any questions regarding the use of these third party cookies, we would recommend you read the cookie policies provided on their respective websites.
How long are cookies stored?
Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies remain on your device for a predefined period of time after which they expire.
How can you control these cookies?
Unless the cookies are necessary for the technical functioning of the Site, we will ask your consent prior to installing any cookies.
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How will you be informed of updates to this Policy?
How can you contact us?
INTERPOL General Secretariat
200, quai Charles de Gaulle