Who We Are
THE NUMBER 1 TRUSTED SITE FOR POLICE PRIVACY AND ONLINE SAFETY FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS; WE HAVE SUCCESSFULLY REMOVED THOUSANDS OF OFFICERS AND THEIR FAMILIES INFORMATION FROM ONLINE DATABASES AND CONTINUE TO PROTECT ALL SWORN AGENTS ONE FAMILY AT A TIME!
The Public Safety Assistance Foundation ("PSAF") is an IRS recognized California Non-Profit 501(c)(3) organization. Through our subsidiary, Privacyforcops.org, our mission is to assist all law enforcement officers, public officials, and their families in facilitating, executing, and monitoring the complete removal (also referred to as "opting-out") of their personal information from websites and information databases, which sell and/or publicly post your confidential information.
Until recently, our services were exclusively for California law enforcement officers and public officials. Due to the support by our affiliates and several police officer associations ("POA's"), we are actively expanding and now providing services outside of California.
We Are Law Enforcement
As a law-enforcement directed company based in Southern California, we understand the necessity to keep your information private. You are protected on the job, so why not be protected in cyberspace and at home! There have been numerous documented instances of criminals obtaining the name and home address of police officers using information resources readily available on the Internet. Sadly, some instances have involved in harm or intimidation to police officers and their families.
Utilizing the authority enacted inside the specific states government code, Privacyforcops.org is now providing opt-out services and protecting the following states:
States Protecting Officers:
PSAF is continually searching and analyzing government legal code throughout each state. Further, our executive team and Board of Directors are constantly working with State and Federal agencies to adopt laws to protect the personal information of active and retired law enforcement officers and public officials. Our personalized Privacy Letter Package is INSTANTLY emailed to your personal email address. These customized and ready to mail letters demand the removal of you and your family's personal information from publically accessible information databases. As an added option we can even mail your opt-out letters directly to information databases within three (3) business days! Your privacy is our PRIMARY concern. Our website uses industry standard encryption, security, and anti-hacker certification.
For today's law enforcement officer his or her cellphone/smartphone has become just as much a part of their personal gear as their sidearm and handcuffs. Officers routinely use their phone to call in reports, take pictures of accident and crime scenes, even to email witnesses. At the same time, some us them to send distasteful text messages, call their spouses, surf the web, and store pictures of ... read more
The Debate Over Filming and Police Privacy
A law enforcement department in Wilmington, NC has been forced to backtrack following an incident in which one of its officers was recorded by a citizen telling him that he could not record their interaction. This particularly unnerving incident once again raises the specter of just how much privacy a law enforcement officer has a right to expect when you consider the current climate in which ther... read more
Privacyforcops.org Announces Acquisition of PolicePrivacy.com
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pasadena, CA - May 1, 2017 - The Public Safety Assistance Foundation (“PSAF”), a California Non-Profit 501(c)(3), operating under the name Privacyforcops.org, has recently acquired their longest standing and largest competitor PolicePrivacy.com. Both companies started in 2007 after California Government Code 6254.21 was passed. Over the years, there had been... read more
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