This page details our company, disclosure statement, privacy policy, and terms of use. Yes, it’s a lot to read. Do you really need to read it? Yes, it’s important.

Disclosure Statement

Ownership

This website was created and is managed by The Murder Books, a limited liability company formed in the State of Colorado.

Our Website Address:https://themurderbooks.com/
Contact Form:https://themurderbooks.com/contact/
Email:web@themurderbooks.com
Postal Address:The Murder Books
128 Swope Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Registered Agent:Registered Agents Inc.
1942 Broadway Ste 314C
Boulder, CO 80302-5233

The views and opinions expressed on this website are purely those of the authors unless otherwise stated. We will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our experience, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Accuracy

While we endeavor to keep the information on this site up to date and correct, we make no representations, warranties, or assurances, express or implied, about the accuracy, currency, completeness, reliability, suitability, or availability of the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained herein. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the provider, source, or party in question.

Affiliations

Admins, managers, and/or researchers of this website may be members of related professional organizations. As such, pages, posts, and/or .PDFs on this site are created and written with multiple codes of conduct, formats, and guidelines in mind.

Amazon

The Murder Books may be a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for Owner to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites; we may earn a small commission when you make a purchase using our links, but it does not affect the price you pay. The small percentage earned supports continued research and availability of information. Thank you for your support.

Conflict of Interest

This site does not contain any content which, in owner’s opinion, might present a conflict of interest.

“Files” Terms of Use

By using “the files” from this site, as content presented within a page or post and/or as a free or purchased downloaded .pdf, you accept the content is not intended for redistribution, or commercial, or for-profit use and you agree to not copy, modify, distribute, display, or otherwise perform this content commercially or for-profit without written permission from the owner.

Liability

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including and without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Marketing Standard

This website abides by word-of-mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion, and identity. This website may contain advertisements, sponsored content, paid insertions, affiliate links or other forms of compensation. The owner of this website may be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics, or posts made in the site. That content, advertising space, or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content. Despite this compensation, they will always give honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.


Privacy Policy

The privacy of our visitors is important. This following describes the types of personal information that is collected and recorded by The Murder Books and how we use it.

Data

Comments
When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely.

Contact Forms
When visitors use the contact form on this site, we collect the data given in the contact form. The information is sent as an email message that is only accessible to the website’s owner. The information may be stored in the database on our hosting server for backup and later reference purposes. Information sent via contact forms may be retained indefinitely.

Cookies
As is common practice with almost all professional websites, this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This policy describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality.

This website is a WordPress site; cookies are used for the signup process/account creation, to track user sessions (users login/logout), to understand and save a user’s preferences for future visits, with comments made on our pages and posts, with use and submitted data on forms like contact pages, to manage newsletter or email communication services you subscribe or unsubscribe to, for e-commerce orders (free and paid downloads), to keep track of advertisements, and 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. Third party analytics may also be used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on this website and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by our site’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site. We have no access to, or control over, these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

We may use Google AdSense Advertising on our website. Information about Google’s advertising requirements is at https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en. Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy. Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt-out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices, as well as for instructions about how to opt out of certain practices. Our privacy policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites.

We also use social media and other technology sharing buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including Google/Alphabet, Meta (Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp), YouTube, TikTok, Snapchat, Pinterest, and Reddit will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Pages and posts on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Like many other websites, this site makes use of log files. These files merely log visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and part of hosting service’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks.

By using this site, you consent to the use of cookies.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. If you would like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages for your web browser.

Email
We collect your email address only if you choose to share it when creating an account, leaving a comment on a page or post, providing it when submitting a form, or subscribing to our newsletter/email list/s.

We agree to the not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses, monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used, honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly, allow users to unsubscribe to bulk emails by use of a the link within each email, review incoming communications and promptly removing you from all correspondence upon request.

Outside Links

Through this website, you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of this site or its owner. We are not responsible for the content or behavior of external websites; we do not have control over the nature, content, and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links herein does not imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Safety

Age
We do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that this website has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately, and we will work to promptly remove such information from our records.

Content and Trigger Warnings
This website, including text, images, embedded or linked audio/video files, and images includes references to death and dying, abuse, violence, firearms, sexual assault, self-harm and suicide, hate-crime, neonaticide, infanticide, child abuse, animal cruelty, mental illness, trauma, abduction, kidnapping, and other sensitive content. Continue to this site at your discretion. Crisis and Warmline resources are available; please use them as needed.

Scope

These policies only applies to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and information shared and/or collected there. These terms do not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Security

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

This website is regularly scanned for malware, security holes, and known vulnerabilities.


Terms of Use

By using our website, you consent to this notice, including disclosure statement, privacy policy, and terms of use, and agree to their terms. This notice may change from time to time at the owners’ discretion. Should we update, amend, or make any changes to these terms, those changes will be posted here. Your use of this website after any changes in terms will constitute your acceptance of such change. If you require more information or have questions about our policies, please contact us.

Last updated: December 21, 2022
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