The History of Private Investigation

The history of private investigators is fascinating; in 1833 Eugène François Vidocq  became the first private detective; a soldier in the French Revolution, he was able to solve cases that confounded the police. Much to the disapproval of French officials, he founded the first private detective agency named “Le Bureau des Renseignements Universels pour le […]

Fraud Alert for US Attorneys

Attorneys, like investigators want to get quick results for clients.  Attorneys are also accustomed to handling large amounts of money, on behalf of their clients.  Con artists in China are capitalizing on the goal oriented efficiency of US attorneys by targeting them with the scheme described below, the use of which is currently growing. Description […]

Private Investigator FAQ

Information about California PI Licensing and Conduct Have you ever considered the idea of becoming an investigator?  If so, we have included pertinent information below which should provide the reader with basic knowledge and answers to key questions such as “who, what, where, when, why, how and how much”.   The information listed below was […]

Chinese | Mandarin Cantonese and More

Speaking Chinese – The Many Dialects of China Whrn a client asks for a Chinese speaking investigator, they often do not understand that there are several dialects of Chinese. Mandarin is the official language in China and Cantonese is used in Canton, centered in Guangdong and Hong Kong regions, but many people outside of China […]

International Dating Scams | Fraud

International Dating Scams and Fraud Overseas dating scams and fraud are growing phenomenon, as ripe pickings and difficult law enforcement create an environment in which scammers can operate with little risk. Our global community and technology make it possible for anyone to find and develop a relationship with a person on the other side of […]