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Background Checks and Their Importance

One of the best ways a private investigator can assist attorneys is by conducting background checks. Often times they perform these on witnesses, so as to avoid any ‘surprises’ in court. This helps attorneys build a solid case, prepared for all possible circumstances. Attorneys may also need background information on

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Types of Witnesses

It’s part of any private investigator’s skillset to work with different types of witnesses. Mainly due to the fact that they can play a pivotal role in most cases. So in today’s article, we will be outlining the most commonly seen witnesses. There are quite a few different types of

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Attorney and Private Investigator Relationships

Solid attorney and private investigator relationships can make all the difference in court and countless cases. There is a perfect intersection in their skills that allows PIs to support attorneys. Mainly in taking enough workload off them that enables them to focus on working closely with their clients. Simultaneously helping

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Private Investigation Databases

Private investigators are experts at accessing information, today we will be discussing the most used private investigation databases. Although PIs have a variety of techniques at their disposal for investigation, using databases is among the most important. Some are free, yet many of these also come at a cost. Some

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Hiring a Licensed Private Investigator

It goes without saying, of course, that hiring a licensed private investigator can make all the difference to your case. However, it’s also just as important to make sure the PI you hire has a license. That is if your state requires them to carry one to provide investigative services.

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How Important are Digital Forensics?

Today it’s vitally important that private investigators add digital forensics to their arsenal of skills. Most PIs already have a wide variety of skills available to their clients. For instance, locating witnesses and skips, serving papers and other official documentation, surveillance and crime-scene analysis, and reviews. Doing this just in

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How do Private Investigators Locate People?

There are various ways private investigators can locate people. In the present day, they do this mostly by scanning people’s data. A lot of the most useful data is financial data, in other words, people’s economical contributions and activity. This kind of financial activity can include: Paying bills Applying for

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Cybersecurity Breaches and Private Investigators

Cybersecurity breaches and data breaches can be a serious threat to individuals and companies. It’s crucial to take these seriously and to take the right precautions. In fact, data breaches can leave businesses seriously exposed, having an immediate effect on them. Hence why it’s important to be ready to take

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Corporate Investigations: Uses and Advantages

There are a number of ways corporate investigations can be useful to companies or to your case. For instance, they can reveal criminal activity performed within a corporation or breaches in a company’s security. A private investigator can help you determine if there’s been fraudulent accounting. They can even determine

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What Services do PIs Offer Attorneys?

Challenging cases can often leave attorneys spread too thin, that is where private investigators can offer their services to lighten the load. Many of these important services include serving subpoenas to an elusive subject. Other services include locating witnesses or finding the right expert witness. With their help attorneys can

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Private Investigators’ Responsibilities in the Court of Law

What are private investigators’ responsibilities? Generally speaking, they collect evidence and put together clues and process them correctly to present them in court. They also provide these services to private clients outside of court. However, many often collaborate with attorneys for varying types of cases. PIs use a wide array

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Skip Tracing and How PIs Use Them

Before we tackle skip tracing, we must understand what a ‘skip’ is. A skip is a missing person, whose presence the court may require for an essential legal procedure. Tracking down someone that’s gone missing can be a complex and lengthy process. Fortunately, private investigators are experts in tracking people

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