Rules and Regulations

 

-All posts and comments will be monitored by the Administrators and Moderators. We will only intervene if you are in violation of a personal character attack on another member, Admin or Moderator. This may result in anything from a warning, your post/comment being deleted without warning, or depending on the severity or continual behaviour you may be
removed from the group temporarily or permanently and/or banned globally from the network.
-If your post has been removed, there were grounds for removing it and if an Admin does not contact you regarding the removal, feel free to contact any Admin for an explanation.
-If any intense emergency situation occurs in your community, the management reserve the right to lock the group down and prevent further postings other then by Admins until the situation is deemed under control. This is for your protection, the emergency responders protection and also allows us to control the postings to be all made in one thread to avoid
confusion and to keep you easily updated all in one posting.
-Please be sure to read all comments before posting to avoid repetition.
-No personal attacks on Admins or Moderators will be allowed, if you have an issue please message the individual or any other Admin to resolve the issue.
– No profuse swearing
– No racism / homophobia
– No Advertising, Exceptions: Sponsored Network Ads, Fund raisers & Charity events.
– Using our platform to attack a business establishment local or non local without some form of creditable news source to support it up will not be tolerated.
-In regard to scanner posts, no names (until released by police or in obituaries), civic addresses or identifying information unless released by the police will be allowed. This will be strictly adhered to.
-No member will be added if your account is deemed to be fake and/or for the purpose of spamming the network.
-Feel free to turn off your notifications to avoid constant responses in your notifications.

*These rules and regulations are subject to change at any time, with or without notice.*

**** LEGAL INFORMATION ****

We do not monitor the contents of these groups in real time. We are not responsible for any messages posted. Each message expresses the view of its author, and not necessarily the views of this group or any entity associated with this group. Also, we does not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not
responsible for the contents of any message because posting is in real time. Any user who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately. We have the ability to remove objectionable messages and will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately.

You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use this group to post any material that is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person’s privacy, or otherwise violates any law. You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this group.

Although this group is not responsible for the content of any of these messages, we at this group reserve the right to delete any message at our sole discretion. You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless The Daily News and/or their agents with respect to any claim based upon transmission
of your message(s).

We also reserves the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.

Any notes, messages, postings, ideas, suggestions, concepts or other material submitted via this group will become the property of The Daily News, and The Daily News shall be entitled to use the material for any type of use forever including in any media whether now known or hereafter devised. When you submit material to The Daily News groups, you agree that we have the right to publish the material for any type of use as outlined above including promotional and advertising purposes.

*These rules and regulations are subject to change at any time, with or without notice.*