April 25, 2022


The Abbotsford Police Department (“AbbyPD”) collects personal information only as authorized under Section 26 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). AbbyPD does not automatically gather any personal information from you. This information is only obtained if you supply it voluntarily through contacting us via email, via chat or through our online crime reporting forms.

AbbyPD does not use or disclose personal information for purposes other than those for which it is collected, except with the consent of the individual whom the information is about or otherwise permitted by law. AbbyPD retains personal information only as long as necessary for the purposes it was collected, and as required under FIPPA and other relevant legislation.

If you have any questions about the collection and use of your personal information, please contact the Abbotsford Police Department’s Information and Privacy Unit ([email protected]) or Privacy Officer ([email protected]).

The Abbotsford Police Department (“AbbyPD”) website (“Website”) shall not be construed as official statements of the Abbotsford Police Department, services, or procedures and are intended only to provide convenient access to general information about AbbyPD. AbbyPD does not guarantee that information posted on the Website is always current or accurate. Official versions of all information must be obtained directly from the AbbyPD.

Communications made through the Website or linked e-mails and messaging systems are for convenience only and shall not be deemed to constitute legal notice to AbbyPD or any of its agencies, officers, employees, or representatives with respect to any existing or potential claim(s) or cause(s) of action or for any other purpose.

AbbyPD does not warrant or make any representations as to the quality, content, accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links to other websites or any other information or material contained on the Website. AbbyPD makes no warranties, express or implied as to the fitness of the information on the Website for any purpose, or to results obtained by individuals using the information, and is not responsible for any action in reliance on the information contained on the Website.

AbbyPD provides links to external websites that open in new browser windows for convenience only. AbbyPD does not endorse, approve, certify or control external websites and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficiency, timeliness, or correctness of the information located at those sites.

All comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts or other information (collectively “Comments”) disclosed or offered to AbbyPD through the Website, shall become and remain the property of AbbyPD. Where permitted by law, AbbyPD shall be entitled to unrestricted use and disclosure of the Comments for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to the provider of the Comments and Comments shall not be subject to any obligation of confidence for such Comments.