Privacy & Policy

NPF Rescue Me! Is a free public safety app provided by Nigeria Police Force as part of her obligation in protection of life and properties of every Nigerian citizens and is restricted to user outside Nigeria. This SERVICE is provided and managed by Nigeria Police no cost and is intended for use as public safety tools. Please note that This page is used to inform users regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service. If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at NPF Rescue Me! unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

1.0 Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, NPF may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, user contact information, device information in order to help the authorities for easy tracking at the cause of sending for help.The information that NPF request will be retained by NPF Central Database and used as described in this privacy policy. Personal Identifiable information includes but not limited to Name, Contact Address, Email Address and contact number. Medical information is optional. User Device Information includes but not limited to Network Provider, GPS, Power Status, IMEI ID, Brand, Model, Device Type. This application also access your Device Camera, Microphone, Video and Location at the point of requesting for emergency. You have the assurance that all data are own, manage and stored by Nigeria Police Force (Government). The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you. Also note that we are not collecting any of these information until you agree to our Privacy Policy, Terms and conditions. Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

1.1 Contact Information

In order to provide fast and efficienthelp, NPF give users the opportunity to voluntarily provide additional information in the app. The following is a list of the data which are transmitted voluntarily (hereinafter referred to as voluntary) and which are mandatory (hereinafter referred to as always):
• Emergency Date & timestamp (mandatory)
• Real time location via GPS, GSM or WLAN SSID (mandatory)
• What has happened (voluntary)
• How many people are affected (voluntarily)
• Mobile phone number (mandatory)
• E-Mail address (mandatory)
• First name(duty)
• Last name (obligatory)
• App Version (mandatory)
• Battery level (mandatory)
• Emergency recording through share media (photo and sound documentation)(voluntary)
• Private address (optional)
• Work address (optional)
• Necessary medication (voluntary)
• Blood group (voluntary)
• Allergies (voluntary)
• Other individual personal information (optional)
• Device IMEI ID (Mandatory)
• Device Brand (Mandatory)
• Device Model (Mandatory)
• Device Type (Mandatory)

1.1.1 Whom to contact (Next of Kin) We collect the following data and send to your next of kin to be aware of your emergency:
• Geo coordinate via GPS
• Type of emergency call / What has happened?
• How many people are affected?
• Mobile phone number
• Email Address
• First name
• Surname
• App Version
• Battery level
• Emergency recording via share media (photo and sound documentation)
• Home address
• Work address
Data transmitted to trusted third parties via e-mail.
• Time and Datestamp
• Geo coordinate via GPS
• What has happened?
• How many people are affected?
• Mobile phone number
• Email Address
• first name
• Surname
• App Version
• battery level
• Emergency recording via share media (photo and sound documentation)
Data transmitted from the user:
• Time and Datestamp
• Geo coordinate via GPS
• Type of emergency call
• How many people are affected?
• mobile phone number
• Email Address
• first name
• Surname
• App Version
• Battery level
• Emergency recording via share media (photo and sound documentation)
• Home address
• Work address
• Device IMEI
• Device Brand
• Device Model
• Device Type

1.2 Google Play Services

Log Data

NPF wish to inform you that whenever you use Rescue ME Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.

Cookies

Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory. This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
• To facilitate our Service;
• To provide the Service on our behalf;
• To perform Service-related services; or
• To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

1.3 Security

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

1.4 Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

1.5 Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page. Contact Us If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected]