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Texas Police Chiefs Association Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Texas Police Chiefs Association website. We appreciate your interest in TPCA. Because we share your concern about privacy, we are sharing our methods of information collection, information use practices, and user options here. This Privacy Policy applies to information collected at our website

Privacy Policy dated October 17, 2011.

Use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies to maintain session information while a registered user is logged in, but that information is not used for any other purpose and contains no personally-identifiable information.

Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information

During your visit to, our site’s operating system automatically records using click-stream data and http protocol elements, without cookies, which includes the following information:

  1. Your internet service domain name.
  2. Your operating system and browser information.
  3. The date and time you visited the site and the web pages you viewed.
  4. If you viewed our website as the result of a link from another website.

This information is used to aid staff in designing the site and evaluating promotion efforts. The information is utilized in terms of totals and not reviewed individually. This information is not shared with any outside agencies, but used internally and is not considered personally identifiable.

Collection and Use of Personal Information of Members

TPCA collects and uses personal information provided by members of our association for the purposes outlined below. Personal information is defined as specific identifying information such as name, mailing address, email address, etc. This Policy explains how we use this information and under what circumstances it may be disclosed to others.

  1. Membership Information – TPCA members may update their personal membership information via the TPCA staff only. Nothing will be displayed online without prior consent. Your password for the member’s only portion on the website is protected and maintained by a paid online membership service provider. Your information will never be sold to third parties for advertising purposes. You may choose to not provide this contact information to TPCA. However, doing so will not allow us to maintain your membership, register you for training classes, process information requests, or generally conduct business.
  2. Event Registration Forms – The information collected is for internal registration planning purposes only and not shared with any other Agencies.

Links to Other Sites

The information contained in this Privacy Policy applies only to the TPCA website and not to any other site, whether linked via our website or otherwise recommended.

Amendments and Consent to this Privacy Policy

TPCA retains the right and obligation to update this Privacy Policy at any time. By using our site, you consent to the collection and use of information as described. Please note the date at the top of the Policy to ensure you are reviewing the most recent published Policy.

How to Contact Us

Questions regarding this Policy may be directed to or by calling 512-281-5400.