How a private investigator can assist if you are the victim of obituary fraud/theft when a loved one dies?

Unfortunately, identity theft is prevalent in the news almost every day. Identity theft occurs when your personal information is stolen, used in criminal activity causing financial loss and immense pain. Criminals use it for various illicit purposes such as opening new accounts, renting or buying properties, filing fake tax returns and many more. Also, many […]

Key professions that utilize the services of a Private Investigator

Private investigators are skilled at researching information relating to personal, legal and financial matters. They offer many types of services such as locating missing people, investigating crimes and unearthing historical information about a person place or thing. In today’s world, many companies and professionals require the services of a personal or private investigator. Mostly, these […]

Polygraphs and Private Investigators

What is a Polygraph, really? A polygraph, or in other words a lie detector test, is a procedure that takes into account various physiological indicators such as breathing patterns, pulse, skin conductivity, and blood pressure while an individual is being asked certain questions. The reason behind this is the notion that true and false answers […]

Before you walk down the aisle: Pre-marital investigations

Not sure about your “Would Be”?  Increase in online search for brides and grooms has increased dramatically and partly to do with matrimonial frauds. Background checks are a useful tool in providing valuable insight which can help you make a more informed decision about your long distance relationship. In just a short time, you can […]

Elder Abuse and Estate Fraud – How can a Private Investigator Help?

Elder abuse can be of many types and can include threats to the elderly, neglecting them, fraud and tricking them financially. Physical elderly abuse involves hitting, use of drugs, as well as confinement which may result in injury, pain and impairment. Another kind of elder abuse is emotional or psychological abuse which means treating elders […]

Long Distance Love and Background Checks Go Hand in Hand

Not sure about your “long-distance love”? Have they rushed past the getting to know you part of the relationships?  Did they propose a little too soon? Background checks are a useful tool in providing valuable insight that can help you make a more informed decision about your long distance relationship. In a short period of […]

Private Investigators Using Long Range Two-Way Radios For Team Surveillance

Private investigators may carry out their work either remotely, or in person, since generally surveillance can be put in categories of physical and electronic surveillance. In Canada, physical surveillance involves the physical observation of a person whether mobile or stationary. Given the risks of detection in remaining in close proximity of subjects under surveillance, it […]

Private Investigators ask: How safe is your information online? Are you making it easy to take advantage of you?

We live in an age of information, an age where your personal information is currency. Anyone can attempt to track you down, blackmail you or cause you some sort of harm. Making these types of problems possible, and easier, is people not understanding how to protect themselves online. The 21st century has been called the […]

Uncovering assets in a Divorce? Let a Private Investigator help you.

How Private Investigators Can Help Discover Assets in Canadian Divorce Cases Separations and divorces can be quite stressful. Research shows that 40% of all people getting married for the first time in Canada eventually go their separate ways. The causes vary. They include infidelity, money, constant arguments, lack of intimacy and equality among others. In […]

Theft in the Workplace? More common than you think.

How to Conduct Internal Theft Investigations in your workplace According to research conducted by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the money lost by businesses to fraudsters amounts to over $3.5 trillion each year.  Occupational theft leads to a significant financial loss in the company and in the case of the lack of concrete evidence; […]