Category Archives: Private Investigation

Data Protection In Private Investigations

A key factor in any private investigation is information and data. This is vitally important if you are looking for court admissible evidence to support any legal claim. With the introduction of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, it is more important than ever for private investigators to make sure they adhere to current […]

Online Fraud Investigations

As the world is becoming increasingly digitised and more businesses are turning to online technology to sell their products and services, online fraud is becoming more commonplace. The internet has provided the perfect environment for fraudsters to illegally obtain data, access, and money. What is particularly disturbing about online fraud is that these types of […]

Background Checks: Employees

Background checks are increasingly becoming part of corporate hiring policies. Many businesses are hiring private security and investigative agencies to run background checks on potential employees and thanks to digital technology, it is now harder to hide any previous criminal convictions or fake an identity. Verifying who someone says they are can be particularly pertinent […]

What are the primary reasons for hiring a private investigator?

There are many reasons people decide to go down the private investigation route and hire a private investigator or private detective. Although the reasons can vary wildly, from personal safety to suspicion of corporate espionage, the one thing they have in common is that a person or company has decided they cannot deal with the […]

What Can A Private Investigator Do Legally In The UK?

What Can A Private Investigator Do Legally In The UK?

As private investigations and the security industry are, by their very nature, wrapped in confidentiality and secrecy, it can often be hard to determine fact from fiction when dealing with a private investigator or detective. Add to the fact that the private investigation industry has no official government regulation and is only controlled by a […]

What are the types of private investigators?

What are the types of private investigators?

If you have a problem that you believe may require the services of a private investigator, then it can often be hard to know what to look for. As private investigators can specialise in a variety of different types of investigations and may have varying degrees of experience and expertise within different areas, it can […]

Private Investigator Ethics Policy

Private Investigator Ethics Policy

Given the nature of private investigations, before hiring a private detective or engaging the services of a private investigation company, it is always important to consider the ethics behind the industry. Unfortunately, the security and private investigations sector is heavily unregulated and as such, there are people out there who will happily take your money […]

How do I hire a good private investigator?

How do I hire a good private investigator?

If you are looking at hiring a private investigator, then you may be concerned about choosing the right person or firm to handle your investigation. And rightly so, not only will you be parting with your money, but you want to be sure that the investigation is carried out professionally, quick and with full confidentiality. […]

Private Detectives in London & Our Services

Private Detectives in London & Our Services

The use of private investigative services and private detectives is on the rise. No longer the sole territory of suspicious spouses and missing persons cases, private investigators are now being used to provide an effective solution for a variety of threats, situations, and issues, as well as to collect any appropriate evidence for use and […]

Top 7 Reasons to Hire a Private Investigation Firm

Top Reasons to Hire a Private Investigation Firm

Once upon a time, hiring a Private Investigation firm seemed to be something that featured more often in Hollywood movies than it did in real life. This meant that the idea would conjure images of gumshoe detectives tracking down clues to mysteries brought to their attention by a series of femme fatales. Today, Private Investigation […]