Privacy Policy

About us

When you fill out our contact form on our contact page we ask that you provide the following DUI or Criminal Defense case details:

• Name (required)

• Email (required)

• City Where Arrested

• How did you find us? (Search engine, Avvo, Yelp, other)

• Message

The information collected from you helps inform our free initial consultation process, which is usually conducted in our office. In some instances, we may ask you to fill out an additional online form called “Your Case Details.” If you consent to filling out this form, then we ask that you provide the following personal information:

• Full Name

• Home Address

• Home Address Line 2

• Zip Code

• Home Tel

• Mobile

• Email

• Preferred Means of Communication

• Date of Birth

• Driver’s License #

• Business Name & Address

• Business Telephone

• Where to Send Confidential Mail

• Where to Leave Voice-Mail

• Citizenship / Immigration / U.S. Residency Status

• Emergency Contact name, Address & Tel.

• Arrest Date

• Next Court Date

• Charges

• Court / Branch / Dept.

• Bail AMT

• Bail Posted

• Bail Bond Agency

• Priors, if Any

• Referred By

• Have you made any statements or been interviewed?

• Police Report or Citation? (Agency & Report #)

• Time, Location & Description of Incident, Accident or Arrest

• Other Party(s)

• Witnesses

• Prior Military Service

• How did you hear about San Diego Defenders? (Search engine, Yelp, Avvo, other)

You may also contact us by email or by phone, in which case no data is stored on the site.

How do we protect visitor information?

We use an SSL certificate to provide encryption and authenticate that this site belongs to San Diego Defenders. The web site ownership has been verified by Let’s Encrypt. For connection details, we suggest verifying the technical details in your browser. This website does not accept or store payment information from our clients. We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.

Do we use 'cookies'?

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf. It won't affect the users experience if your browser does not support cookies.

Third Party Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer personally identifiable information.

Third party links

We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website.

Google

We have not enabled Google Adwords on our site.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:

• Users can visit our site anonymously

• Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it in the footer section of our web site.

• Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy’ and can be easily be found on the page specified above.

• Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page. Users are able to change their personal information:

◦ By emailing us

◦ By calling us

How does our site handle do not track signals?

We honor them and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking?

We do not allow that.

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

We do not specifically market to children under 13.

Fair Information Practices

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur we will notify the users via email within 7 business days.We agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.

Contact Information

SAN DIEGO DEFENDERS

585 3rd Ave

Chula Vista, CA 91910

(619) 258-8888

dsmith@sandiegodefenders.com

This privacy statement was last updated on Friday, February 15, 2019.