The FBI Baltimore Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBIBACAAA) is a non-profit, tax exempt, 501(c)(3) organization separate and apart from the FBI.

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PRIVACY POLICY

1. INTRODUCTION

This statement discloses the privacy practices for the Website, operated by FBIBACAAA. The purpose of this statement is to notify you about any Personally Identifiable Information that may be collected by, how this information is used, and what options are available to you regarding the collection, correction, and/or deletion of this information.

Any future changes to this privacy policy will be promptly posted on the Website. FBIBACAAA is committed to protecting the privacy and security of visitors to . This privacy policy pertains to all information that may be collected via our Website.

1. PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

In the course of providing certain services that require user interaction, including but not limited to, retail merchandise sales via the Website, FBIBACAAA may collect Personally Identifiable Information (“PID”), which is defined as all information provided by a user during User Registration/Login, or commercial transaction. We will never share users’ PID, credit card, or financial payment information with any third parties, except collection companies if necessary. We do, however, reserve the right to collect PID and use this information for our own internal purposes, such as forecasting, providing users with promotional information or offers, or acquiring a better understanding of users’ ideas, needs and demographics.

1. FEES AND PAYMENTS

If FBIBACAAA is unable to charge your chosen payment method for a commercial transaction or if FBIBACAAA is charged a penalty for any fee it previously charged to your payment method, FBIBACAAA may pursue all available remedies in order to obtain payment and recoupment of all related costs incurred by FBIBACAAA. When an order is placed and payment is not received, or FBIBACAAA has received a chargeback for any portion of the transaction, FBIBACAAA may charge the user for the processing of the chargeback.

All transactions are processed in United States currency. Final amounts to be charged will appear during the checkout process.

1. INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY YOUR BROWSER

FBIBACAAA and its partner organizations may continually analyze our Website logs to constantly improve the value of our Website. We may use an external service to provide real-time reporting of browser accesses to our site. This reporting may include page views, unique views, unique visitors, repeat visitors, frequency of visits, and peak-volume traffic periods. We will not use this service to collect, request or track any Internet users’ PID.

1. LEGAL DISCLAIMER

Your personal information or financial information may be disclosed to a third party in the event of a transfer of ownership or assets by FBIBACAAA if we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with applicable laws, to cooperate with law enforcement, or to protect the interests or safety of FBIBACAAA or other visitors to the site. Whenever personal information or financial information is disclosed under this paragraph, we may also disclose your demographic information on a non-anonymous basis. All of our affiliated legal entities and businesses that receive your personal, financial, or non-anonymous demographic information from us will comply with the terms of this Privacy Policy with respect to their use and disclosure of such information.

1. SECURITY

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring and is advised that if such monitoring reveals evidence of possible abuse or criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to appropriate law enforcement officials. Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information on this server are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law.