Cookie Policy

The present cookie policy

Its purpose is to inform you clearly and precisely about the cookies used on the website of the National Office for Combating Hate Crimes of the Ministry of the Interior.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of text that the websites you visit send to your browser that allows the website to remember information about your visit, such as your preferred language and other options, in order to facilitate your next visit and make the site more useful to you.

Cookies play a very important role and contribute to a better browsing experience for the user.

Types of cookies

Depending on the entity that manages the equipment or domain from which the cookies are sent and processes the data obtained, we can distinguish:

  • own cookies
  • third-party cookies

Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through the cookies are processed, some of the purposes may be:

  • technical cookies
  • preference or personalisation cookies
  • analysis or measurement cookies
  • behavioural advertising cookies

Depending on the length of time they remain activated in the terminal equipment, we can distinguish:

  • session cookies
  • persistent cookies

For more information on this subject, please consult the Spanish Data Protection Agency's Guide on the use of cookies.

Cookies used on the website

The cookies that are being used on this website are identified below, as well as their type and function:

The website of the National Office for the Fight against Hate Crimes of the Ministry of the Interior uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, which allows the analysis or measurement of navigation on web pages. In your browser you will be able to see cookies from this service, according to the above typologies: third party, session and analysis or measurement cookies.

Through web analytics, information is obtained on the number of users accessing the website, the number of pages viewed, the frequency and repetition of visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator providing the service, the language, the terminal used and the city to which your IP address is assigned. This information enables this portal to provide a better and more appropriate service.

To ensure anonymity, Google will anonymise your information by truncating the IP address before storing it, so that Google Analytics is not used to locate or collect personally identifiable information about visitors to the site.

Google may only send the information collected by Google Analytics to third parties insofar as it is legally obliged to do so. In accordance with the Google Analytics terms of service, Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

Another of the cookies is JSESSIONID, this cookie is: own, technical and session type, it allows to store a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link data necessary to enable the current navigation.

Finally, show_cookies, this cookie is: own, technical and session cookie. It manages the user's consent to the use of cookies on the website, in order to remember those users who have accepted them and those who have not, so that the former are not shown information about them at the top of the page.

Acceptance or refusal of the use of cookies

In the cookie information pop-up window that appears when you load any page of the website, or at any time on this page, by clicking on the button of your choice:

How to change your cookie settings

You can restrict, block or delete the cookies of the National Office for Combating Hate Crimes or those of any other website, by means of the configuration of your browser, the operation for this is different depending on each browser: