Here is a sample consent form for individuals to grant law enforcement consent to view their social media profiles. This sample is adapted from Facebook Law Enforcement Guidelines to illustrate a working example.
Consent to Release Private Facebook Information
I, (LEGAL NAME), am an account holder with Facebook, Inc. My account name is (FACEBOOK USERNAME) and my login email address is: . I do hereby voluntary authorize Facebook to release the reasonably available data as check-marked below, from my Facebook account profile for the period of (mmdd/yyyy to mmldd/yyyy) or 2 years from present date.
I hereby indemnify Facebook, Inc. against all claims for damages, compensation and/or costs in respect to damage or loss to a third party caused by, or arsing out of, or being incidental to release of my data.
My data should be released to: (CONTACT NAME, PHONE NUMBER, FAX NUMBER, ADDRESS and E-MAIL
- Status Updates
- Deleted Wallposts
- Old (over 180 days) Wallposts
- Friends List
- Deleted Friends List (deleted by user)
- Recent IP Address Logins
- Facebook Message Box
Affiant’s Signature Date
Notary Public/Individual Duly Authorized to Administer Oath: ____________________________