Privacy Policy

This Web site contains official information about Joint Task Force Homeland Defense (JTF-HD). Its purpose is to provide unclassified public information and news about JTF-HD. All information on this Web site is public domain and may be freely distributed and/or copied unless otherwise specified. The use of appropriate byline, photo and/or image credit(s) is requested.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigation and to maintain required correspondence files, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used to simply determine how many users are accessing the site, which pages are the most popular, and, from time to time, from which top level domain users are coming. This data is scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration guidelines. This Web site uses a “cookie” to determine which pages of the site are viewed and with what frequency they are viewed. We use the information to provide a more user friendly Web site experience.


The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by Joint Task Force Homeland Defense of this Web site or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sites, JTF-HD does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this DoD Web site.