Exaggerating Insurance Claims is Not Worth It

Exaggerating Insurance Claims is Not Worth It

Most private investigators, at one time or another, have investigated fraudulent workers compensation claims and in fact, many train on that type of work, as these claims always seem to be in good supply. Much of my earlier experience involved insurance claims and my...
Making a Difference: The Case of Catching a Cheating Spouse

Making a Difference: The Case of Catching a Cheating Spouse

The most gratifying kinds of private investigator cases are the ones where I feel I made a profound difference in the end. Catching a cheating spouse can be far from the end. It’s actually just the beginning in some cases, even here in California, a “no fault” state...
Scam Alert: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth Pound of Cure

Scam Alert: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth Pound of Cure

The spy or private investigator profession constantly challenges us with new case objectives that carry no protocol or standard operating procedure (S.O.P.) for achieving its success. Over the years, I have had my fair share of cases where the circumstances were far...
What To Look For When Hiring a Private Detective

What To Look For When Hiring a Private Detective

Unless you are an insurance agent or a lawyer, hiring a private detective is not a typical course of action for the average individual. That being said, there may times and situations where you will need the services of a professional private detective. These can...
What Is Difficult Process Service?

What Is Difficult Process Service?

A normal process service is where subpoenas, summons, restraining orders, tenant evictions, foreclosure notices and a host of other writs are served on an individual. Difficult process service is where serving up these types of documents becomes very tricky and even...
Drunk vs. High Driving

Drunk vs. High Driving

Driving a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a crime. But what exactly defines a DUI (driving under the influence) or DWI (driving while intoxicated)? The following infographic compares drunk driving laws and practices in the USA and Canada. Find...