Thank you for visiting the Sonoma County Employees' Retirement System's (SCERA) public web site. This site has been designed to assist visitors in locating and using local government resources and services. SCERA is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to this web site. As a result, you should be aware of the following information regarding data collection on this web site.
Visitors to the SCERA web site are not required to enter personally identifiable information to access data and services. As a convenience, many departments and agencies offer assistance through the web site as an alternative to calling, writing or visiting their offices. To receive assistance through the web site a visitor may be asked to voluntarily supply personal information such as:
- Email Address
- Mailing Address
- Phone Number
This information is used by SCERA personnel for internal purposes and is never sold to outside agencies. We do not collect or use this information for commercial marketing.
We automatically collect usage statistics including your domain name or Internet Protocol address, and statistical information about which web pages you visit.
If you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for specific information (i.e., completing a request for assistance, personalizing the content of the web site, sending an e-mail, or participating in a survey) more detailed data will be collected. If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to use any other feature of the web site.
If any type of personal information is requested on the web site or volunteered by the user may be protected by State or federal privacy laws. However, this information may be a public record once you provide it, and may be subject to public inspection and copying if not otherwise protected by federal or State law.
Please note that electronic mail is sent to the SCERA email system and may be subject to archiving and review by someone other than the intended recipient.
In the County of Sonoma, laws exist to ensure that government is open and that the public has a right to access appropriate records and information possessed by local government. At the same time, there are exceptions to the public’s right to access public records. These exceptions serve various needs including maintaining the privacy of individuals. Both State and federal laws provide exceptions.
A cookie is a small text file containing a random and unique alphanumeric identifier that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (unless you set your browser to reject cookies) that enables our systems to recognize your browser.
We do not store any personally identifiable information in cookies.
Links to Other Sites
SCERA accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of the external websites or external documents linked to on this website.
This web site and the information it contains are provided as a public service by SCERA. This system is monitored to ensure proper operation, to verify the functioning of applicable security features, and for comparable purposes. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring. Unauthorized attempts to modify any information stored on this system, to defeat or circumvent security features, or to utilize this system for other than its intended purposes are prohibited and may result in criminal prosecution.
Limitation of Liability
SCERA makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of web content, however, SCERA makes no guarantees or assurances that the information displayed is absolutely accurate or error-free, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this web site.
No warranty of any kind, implied, express, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources.
References or links in this web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name are for the information and convenience of the public, and do not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by SCERA. This Use Policy is subject to change without notice.