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 […]

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 […]

Tactics Burglars Use

Tactics Burglars Use and How You Might be Able to Fool Them Don’t be fooled by what you see on TV or in the paper about dumb criminals. There are some highly trained (possibly military or a law enforcement background) criminals who specialise in home invasions. They wear ski masks or balaclavas to stop people […]

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 […]

How private investigators use Surveillance Services to prevent Elder abuse

If you are suspecting that a nursing home is ignoring the basic needs of your loved ones, you should consider hiring the services of a private investigator. They will set up cameras and audio recording services that will significantly blend into the surroundings and décor where your loved ones spent their retirement time to detect […]

6 Tips for Deterring Employee Theft and Fraud