When you access this Website, information is exchanged automatically between your computer and the site's server. This exchange of information is necessary for the server to send you a file that is compatible with the computer equipment you are using. The information exchanged is as follows:
Your personal identity is not revealed in this exchange of information. The Sûreté du Québec keeps the data needed to have a record of the number of visitors to its Website, the most frequently visited pages, the time of visits, the technology used by visitors, the referring sites and the visitors' countries of origin.
We would like to draw your attention to the fact that the Commission d'accès à l'information du Québec recommends that no personal information should be circulated on the Internet or by e-mail unless it is encrypted. However, if you decide to voluntarily send us personal information by e-mail, we will use only the information needed by our staff to answer your message or follow up on your request. Electronic correspondence is subject to the same confidentiality measures as regular mail. Personal information sent to us is not disclosed to any other government body unless your request is intended for that body or disclosure is required by law. In no case is the information used to create user profiles or communicated to private organizations.
Under the Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information, if the Sûreté du Québec requests that you provide personal information, you will be informed of the following:
Commission d'accès à l'information
Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés
Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information
Consult the Mission and services section for information on the Sûreté du Québec.
La Sûreté du Québec, corps de police national, agit sous l'autorité du ministre de la Sécurité publique et a compétence pour prévenir et réprimer les infractions aux lois sur l'ensemble du territoire du Québec.