Personal Security and CSI (Canadian Special Investigations)

Canadian Special Investigations is a Canadian agency with decades of experience. The company’s mission statement emphasizes its commitment to total confidentiality. It is further promoted by a dedication to the non-disclosure of information and the subsequent security of its retention. They also work to help keep people safe when they are on-line. The web has […]

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 […]

Horror stories of citizens trying to do their own private investigations: What could go wrong?

Let’s just be honest. All of us who have had hired private investigators in the past or were looking to avail the services of one have asked ourselves the following questions: “Why can’t I do the job that I am looking to hire a private investigator for?” and “What is it exactly that a private […]

Use of Private Investigators to investigate murders

Times are changing! One issue that has been in the media lately is the increase in the amount of violent crime in Toronto. With very few exceptions all crime markers have gone up. Consequently, the number of police officers is dropping after a poorly timed hiring freeze. With an increasing focus on budgets there is […]

How Can Private Investigators Assist you as a Stalking Victim?

Are you getting unwanted attention and behavior from a person, such that you are feeling harassed and threatened? You may be a victim of stalking. This could be low intensity stalking such as getting dropped calls, or high intensity stalking such as someone following you to your house and lurking nearby over the course of […]

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 […]

Using Private Investigators to Interview Witnesses for Court

How to Conduct Witness Interviews for Court Cases by Private Investigators Private investigators should be equipped with enough research resources, interviewing skills, surveillance techniques and know how to effectively collect and preserve evidence that will be used during court cases. Most people are not sure if the evidence gathered will be admissible in court, but […]