The Future of Private Investigation: Social Media

We are living in the age of social media. Almost everyone, from your best friend to your grandmother will have an account on at least one social media platform. Also, the way we engage with people has drastically changed due to the advent of social media, meaning the way investigations take place has also changed. Let’s explore the future of the private investigators as affected by social media. Is There A Need For Social Media…

The Importance of Maintaining Confidentiality As A Private Investigator

All business negotiations in life have some form of confidentiality code in place, whether it is when signing a contract for psychological therapy or buying something from a lingerie store. In most cases, confidentiality is an implicit rule that does not need to be enforced. However, when dealing with sensitive issues such as hospital records or having to hire a private investigator for a personal matter of yours, maintaining confidentiality is extremely important. Here is…

What Can and Can’t a Private Investigator Do

  Most people when hiring a private detective think that when they hire a private investigator, they will be able to do what will be illegal for a common man. However, that is not always the case. Let’s get into the details of what a private investigator from OKC can and cannot do. 1.   Can They Break the Law? The answer is NO! When it comes down to following the law, no profession is different….

How A Private Investigator Can Help You Get Your Child Support

People may fight tirelessly to earn their right to get child support, but it does not always mean it will be enforced. Even though all states have an agency that is supposed to enforce the child support orders and make sure to collect payment, these agencies are often understaffed and underfunded. Thus, they cannot go the extra mile to make sure the parent in question is meeting their financial obligations. That is why hiring a…

The Three Questions Every Comprehensive Background Check Should Answer

A background check can be as small as running a $20 pre-employment background check to one that is conducted on an FBI scale costing thousand dollars. Regardless of the type, there are some basic questions that need to be a part of the background check. The private investigator should make sure they get a satisfactory answer to the questions below: 1.   Have There Been Any Serious Matters in the Individual’s Past? This is a major…

The Traits of A Good Private Investigator

The image that most people have in their heads of a private investigator is one straight out of the movies. Many people think Sherlock Holmes is the best representation for a modern day private detective, but he is just a super reckless, impulsive genius who is addicted to drugs. Pretty sure that in real life, he would struggle greatly to find work as an official private investigator. Even though there aren’t any strict requirements as…

Similarities and Differences between Bounty Hunters and Private Investigators

It is not uncommon for people to confuse bounty hunters with private investigators. Many people believe that characters such as Stephanie Plum from the novel One for the money are private investigators when in reality they are bounty hunters. But we can’t blame people either. Oftentimes, the tasks that bounty hunters do and the skillsets they possess overlap with those of a private investigator. Thus, it can be easy to mistake one for the other….

Suspect Your Spouse of Committing Digital Infidelity? Hire a Private Investigator

Digital infidelity. Yes, it’s a real thing. In this day and age where people can impersonate celebrities and actually successfully catfish unsuspecting naïve victims, almost anything is possible. Many individuals think that digital infidelity is harmless, and realize too late that communicating with someone privately about intimate things can have severe emotional impact on their partner. Is Cheating Online Still Cheating? The advent of the internet, especially social media platforms, has really made it quite…

How A Private Investigator Can Help You With Identity Theft

There are many types of identity theft, ranging from financial identity theft, identity cloning, to medical identity theft. These serious crimes can be committed for a number of reasons such as a person wanting to get a job, a tax refund or commit fraudulent transactions. 2018’s statistics of identity theft shows that almost 60 million Americans have been in some way or the other affected by the crime. So, if you feel like your identity…

The Importance of Private Investigators Being CLEET Certified

It is often wrongly perceived that a private investigator is just an officer in training who never made it. Private investigators go through classes, tests, and training before becoming a certified private investigator in Oklahoma City.  A licensed private investigator from Oklahoma needs to take the CLEET test in order to get certified. Here is why it is important to for a private detective to be CLEET certified. What is CLEET? CLEET stands for the…