This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of
personal information we receive from users of the website https://www.prisonwatch.org,
from PrisonWatch-volunteers and others involved in the work of PrisonWatch. We use
the personal information from website-users for providing and improving the website.
We use the personal information from PrisonWatch-volunteers to enable them to carry
out activities and others to receive support from PrisonWatch. By using the website and
other services of PrisonWatch, you agree to the collection and use of information in
accordance with this policy.
Information collection and use
While using our website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally
identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally
identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name. In case you are a
PrisonWatch-volunteer we will ask you: your name; country of birth and country of
residence; language; certificate of good conduct; gender; date of birth; address;
telephone-number; email-address and bankaccount number (in order to reimburse your
Like many website operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever
you visit our website. This log data may include information such as your computer’s
Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our website
that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other
statistics. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that
collect, monitor and analyse this. The log data section is for businesses that use
analytics or tracking services in websites or apps, like Google Analytics.
We may use your personal information to contact you with newsletters and other
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique
identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your
computer’s hard drive. We use only technical cookies to improve the use of the website.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being
The security of your personal information is important to us and we feel responsible to
keep it safe and secure. PrisonWatch will never sell personal information. Take into
consideration however that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of
electronic storage, is 100% secure.
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
Latest update: 1 March 2019