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Privacy Policy

Scope of this Privacy Policy.

Crimfinder.com values your privacy. This privacy policy applies to all visitors (individuals or businesses) to the Crimfinder.com website, Crimfinder.com, and describes how we use and share the personal information that we gather on our website. This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that Crimfinder.com does not own or control, or to individuals and businesses that Crimfinder.com does not employ or manage. Further, our customers' use of our services and any data we provide to them is subject to the customers' privacy policies and practices, not this one.

Our Services are not directed towards children, and we do not knowingly collect personal information about minors. If we discover we have collected personal information from a minor under 18, we will delete that information from our systems.


Crimfinder.com appreciates and understands the importance of privacy. Any individual visitor (consumer or business) to Crimfinder.com can choose to Optout of having records shared through our search service. Our services may have more than one record related to you – for example, records associated with different email or physical addresses; you will need to opt out each record, since our systems may not recognize that separate records relate to one person. For more information, visit our optout page. Opting out doesn’t mean that we will delete all of your information; but we will take steps to suppress your opted out records from being returned in response to searches placed through Crimfinder.com.

Collection of Information on Our Website.

Information We Collect Directly. Crimfinder.com collects personal information when visitors provide such information on our website, such as during registration, to request services, when you optout, or through contact forms. This may include your name, email address, phone number, and address. We also may collect payment and authentication information depending on the services that you request from us.

Information We Collect From Third Party Sources. We collect information about people and businesses from third parties, such as from public databases and other publicly available data, and by purchasing, licensing or otherwise accessing data from third parties.

Information We Collect Automatically. Crimfinder.com automatically receives and stores certain types of information whenever a visitor interacts with the Crimfinder.com website , such as through cookies, pixel tags, log files and other means. For example, Crimfinder.com automatically receives and records certain information about visitors, including a visitor's IP address, device identifiers, and other unique identifiers; the pages visited, search terms entered, links clicked and clickstream data and other interactions with the Crimfinder.com website; a and domain name, browser type and version, and referring URL. If you create an account or subscribe for certain products, we may maintain this information associated with your account or other personal information.

How We Use the Information We Collect.

We use your information to provide our services and as described below.

In addition, we may use aggregate and de-identified information for various other marketing, research and analysis purposes.

How We Share the Information We Collect

Unless you have opted out, we may share personal information and other information in response to searches submitted on out Site. We may also share your information as follows:

We also may share your information in the following circumstances and with the following persons/entities:

Third Party Links and Plug Ins.

Crimfinder.com may provide links to third party websites. We may also permit third parties to offer subscription or registration-based services through the Crimfinder.com website, and our website may display buttons, plug-ins and other features that allow you to quickly interact with third party sites and services; these features are hosted by third parties. For example, if you click to get a background check related to a record displayed on our website, you will be transferred to a third party website. Crimfinder.com is not responsible for any actions or policies of such third parties. You should check the applicable privacy policy of such party.


Crimfinder.com uses systems and procedures to safeguard its data. However, as no protection measure can guarantee security, we cannot guarantee against unauthorized or illegal access, disclosure, modification, or loss of data.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.

Visitors should be aware that we and our third party service providers may collect information (for example, domain names or IP addresses) through our website using cookies and other technologies.

Cookies. Cookies are small unique strings of letters and numbers that are stored on your computer to make it easier for a website to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate a visitor's ongoing access to and use of our website, track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements and targeted advertising. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, most browsers allows the visitor to deny or block cookies. However, certain features and functionality on the Crimfinder.com website will not function if cookies are disabled.

LSOs. We may use Local Storage Objects ("LSOs"), to store your website preferences and to personalize your visit to our website. LSOs are different from browser cookies because of the amount and type of data stored. Typically, you cannot control, delete, or disable the acceptance of LSOs through your web browser. For more information on Flash LSOs, or to learn how to manage your settings for Flash LSOs, go to the Adobe Flash Player Help Page, choose “Global Storage Settings Panel” and follow the instructions. To see the Flash LSOs currently on your computer, choose “Website Storage Settings Panel” and follow the instructions to review and, if you choose, to delete any specific Flash LSO.

Clear GIFs, tracking pixels and pixel tags, and other technologies. Clear GIFs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in functionality to cookies. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on your computer's hard drive, clear GIFs are embedded invisibly on web pages. We may use clear GIFs (a.k.a. web beacons, web bugs or pixel tags), in connection with our website to, among other things, track the activities of website visitors, help us manage content, and compile statistics about website usage. We and our third-party service providers also use clear GIFs in HTML emails to our customers, to help us track email response rates, identify when our emails are viewed, and track whether our emails are forwarded.

Third-Party Analytics. We use automated devices and applications, such as Google Analytics, along with other analytic means, to evaluate usage of our website and services. We use these tools to help us improve our website and services, including the performance and user experiences for each. These third-party devices and applications may use cookies and other tracking technologies to perform their services. Such third parties may combine the information that we provide about you with other information that they have collected. This privacy policy does not cover such third parties' use of data they collect or obtain.

Do-Not-Track. Currently, our website does not honor browser Do-Not-Track signals.

Third-party Ad Networks.

We use third parties such as network advertisers to display advertisements about Crimfinder.com on third party websites, and to display third party ads on our website. Network advertisers display advertisements on our sites and on other third-party sites, based on your visits to our website as well as other websites. This enables us and these third parties to target advertisements by displaying ads for products and services in which you might be interested.

Third party ad network providers, advertisers, sponsors and/or traffic measurement services may use cookies, JavaScript, web beacons (including clear GIFs), Flash LSOs and other technologies to measure the effectiveness of their ads, to personalize advertising content to you, and to track your movements on our website and on other third party sites. These third party cookies and other technologies are governed by each third party's specific privacy policy, and not this one. We may provide these third-party advertisers with information about your usage of our website and our services, as well as aggregate information about visitors to our website and users of our services; however, we do not share your name or contact information with these third parties.

You may optout of many third-party ad networks, including those operated by members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI") and the Digital Advertising Alliance ("DAA"). For more information regarding this practice by NAI members and DAA members, and your choices regarding having this information used by these companies, including how to optout of third-party ad networks operated by NAI and DAA members, please visit their respective websites: www.networkadvertising.org/optout_nonppii.asp and www.aboutads.info/choices.

Your California Privacy Rights.

If you are a Crimfinder.com customer or site visitor who resides in California, and you have provided Crimfinder.com your personal information, you may request a list of the third parties with whom we have shared such personal information, for the third parties' own direct marketing purposes. You may make one request per calendar year. In your request, please attest to the fact that you are a California resident and provide a current California address for your response. You may request this information by contacting us at support@crimfinder.com.

Your California Privacy Rights

Please refer to our Privacy Notice for California Residents.

Updates to the Privacy Policy.

Crimfinder.com may make changes to this privacy statement from time to time. Notice will be provided on this page https://crimfinder.com/privacy-policy of any material changes made the policy. The policies outlined above are not intended to and do not create any contractual obligations or other legal rights in or on behalf of any other person or entity.

Last Updated: December 31st, 2019