PRIVACY POLICY

Thank you for visiting the Hancock County web site. This site is designed to serve as a source of relevant information about the county and it’s many opportunities. The county makes every effort to keep information on the site accurate and timely.

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, our policy is to collect no personal information about you when you visit our site, unless you affirmatively choose to make such information available to us.

As far as the information that we do collect, when you visit https://hancockcounty.ms.gov, the web server automatically recognizes the internet domain and the IP address from which you accessed the site; the type of browser and operating system used to access the site; the date, time and duration of the visit; the pages visited and, if you link to this site from another site, the address of that site.

This information does not result in the identification of your e-mail address or any other personal information. The county tracks this information to help keep the site relevant and user-friendly.
In short, this information helps us improve the site.

Again, only cumulative information is collected and your personal information is not identified.

The county’s privacy policy does not govern external links available on the site. Those links are primarily to public or commercial sites that may be of interest to Hancock County residents, vistors or businesses.

Finally, as part of its online efforts, Hancock County’s intention is to offer an e-mail news service about county events, projects and initiatives. Visitors to the Hancock County web site may sign up for this free service when it becomes available and must provide an e-mail address to receive this information.

All news sent to subscribers will also be posted on the web site after transmission to subscribers.

Subscribers will be able to discontinue their subscription to the news service by request.

If you have questions about the Hancock County web site, contact us here.

Hancock County
854 Highway 90
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Phone 228-467-0172
Fax 228-466-5994