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Detective Agencies
A detective agency is a business where one can obtain the services of a licensed private investigator for a fee. Private investigators are hired to trace missing persons and locate long-lost or distant relatives. They are also frequently used to do background checks on people: prospective employees, tenants, suspects in criminal proceedings, and so on. These detectives are also called upon to provide surveillance for various reasons, most commonly to track a spouse suspected of cheating, or to keep an eye on a person suspected of fraud. In both cases, the surveillance will include photography, video and audio records. Private detectives are different from crime-scene investigators and police in that they work for private individuals and businesses rather than the government. They cannot arrest or prosecute anybody and they are not accountable for conduct and procedures within public investigation (notwithstanding illegal behavior). Their job is simply to collect information. This information is not meant to be revealed to the public and is often kept private, except in the cases where it may be revealed for the purposes of going to court. Some licensed detectives are self-employed, while others may work for a large agency. Many work for insurance companies to investigate suspicious claims. There is also a segment that works specifically in the financial sector, where investigators work on issues of fraud, debt and asset recovery. Lastly, investigators will also work for security services (most commonly in large stores, hotels, and casinos), where they will be hired to drift around undercover and watch out for shoplifting and other sorts of petty crime. These people will also investigate theft, loss and criminal claims within the business, provide consultation on security and crime prevention, and will often double as security guards.
National Association Legal Investigators
Sacramento, CA 95814
Providing your main source of reputable and discreet private detective agencies through our prestigious association. Dedicated to setting the highest standards for the private investigation industry.
Criminal Justice Associates
Orlando, FL 32878
If you're looking for someone to help you with child custody, marital infidelity, or skip tracing cases, call our local San Francisco area detective agencies for help. We provide the best services in the area.
Esi Investigation Agency
Fresno, CA 93704
Reliable Detective Agencies serving all of San Francisco. For all of your investigative needs our dependable Detective Agencies located in the San Francisco area can help.
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C & C Security Patrol
Fremont, CA 94538
C&C Security Patrol in San Jose offers experienced security guards, executive protection, and other security services.
(510) 713-1260
Overton Security
467 Saratoga Ave,, San Jose, CA 95129
We are a Private Security Company in California providing Security Guards, Standing Guards, Security Officers, Patrol, Special Event Security.
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(510) 552-3550
User Review: "Finally a security company we can all depend on! the overton security team is amazing. The security guards are dependable,..."
Neyer Detective Agency
250 N Market St, San Jose, CA 95110
We will provide a discrete, tenacious, cost productive investigation for individuals, corporations, law firms, and organizations. Our specialties are surveillance and background investigations.
(408) 590-8782
United States Government
San Francisco, CA 94102
(650) 876-2837
United States Government
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 522-2755
United States Government
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 489-6683
United States Government
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 744-2887
Investigations Plus
588 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 978-9755
Investigations Plus
588 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102
(925) 460-0244
United States Government
450 Golden Gate Ave Fl 2, San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 553-7400
U S Government
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 844-5347
Immendorf & Co. Investigations
470190 Po Box, San Francisco, CA 94147
(415) 776-7777
County Government Municipal Railway
1 S Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 554-3900
S. F. City & County Public Works Department
875 Stevenson St, San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 554-5845
Passanisi Investigations
4228 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 703-9888

Detective agencies investigate and attempt to solve mysteries involving criminal activities. Agencies need to be licensed and can either be independently owned or exist as part of a police department. Examples of mysteries include murders, missing persons, identity theft, scams, security breaches, and suicides. Some detective agencies specialize in surveillance regarding spousal affairs. Private detectives and private investigators are detectives that are independent contractor detectives that use deductive skills acquired from law enforcement. They use tracking skills to trace where criminals have been or are going. Other detective agencies or investigative units focus on crimes against children. If a homicide or other crime has occurred, the city's police department will automatically launch an investigation to find out what happened. The detective unit will perform background checks, conduct research about the victim and suspects, run records and surveillance, collect data, and get results. Some detective agencies are private firms. If you suspect wrongdoing, you can hire a private detective on your own. You can find detective agencies near you by looking in a phone book or by searching online directory listings. Target your search to detective agencies or private investigators who offer the services you need, whether it's a missing persons case, infidelity suspicion or claim, homicide, suicide, anti-scam, or other criminal mystery. It's best to know your facts before hiring a detective agency or private investigator.
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