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What does a Private Investigator (PI) do?

Generally speaking, a private investigator is hired to obtain information regarding the identity, habits, conduct, movements, whereabouts, affiliations, associations, transactions, reputation, or character of any person or group of persons. A private investigator may also conduct investigations regarding the credibility of witnesses; the whereabouts of missing persons; the location of missing persons; the location or recovery of lost or stolen property; and the causes and origin of- or responsibility for- fires, libels, or losses.


Do you ship oversees and to P.O. boxes?

Yes, we’ll ship your package anywhere that can accept deliveries.


Can a private investigator help me find a long, lost friend?

Yes, utilizing numerous databases and other investigative methods, the investigator can locate persons with limited information. However, upon location, the person must grant consent before being contacted in order to protect privacy rights.


How much does it cost to hire a private investigator?

Like attorneys, private investigators work off retainers. Any money not used during the course of the investigation will be promptly refunded. Hourly rates vary depending on the location, expertise of the investigator, and overall difficulty of the case. After you free consultation, a deposit is required before services begin. Expect to pay anywhere from $60 to $100 per hour. Background checks and other such database inquiries are billed at a fixed rate. All payments are secure and are handled by Paypal. Click here for the services and payments section.


I think my spouse may be cheating. How can I know for sure?

Our highly trained surveillance operatives may conduct surveillance or use other methods to either validate or refute your concerns, all without your spouse's knowledge.


I am a small business owner and I think an employee may be stealing. How can a P.I. help?

Using various investigative methods (i.e. forensic accounting, hidden cameras, undercover operatives), employee theft and embezzlement can usually be identified and appropriate action can be taken before your company suffers further loss.


I think my daughter's new boyfriend may be a criminal. Can I find out?

Yes, CPI has highly skilled court researchers and has access to special databases not available to the public, that determine if a criminal history does exist.


I'm looking for my ex-spouse for child support issues, I have turned the matter over to the authorities with no success, if governmental authorities can't help, how can you?

Because of our personalized time and effort, as well as better resources, we are more likely to obtain the results desired.


My ex-spouse has disappeared with our children, law enforcement efforts have so far been unsuccessful at locating my children, have you had experience with this type of situation?

Yes. Unfortunately, Law Enforcement resources are overwhelmed with their case load. When you retain our services, your case receives individualized personal attention on a full-time basis.


Every situation is different so you may have a specific question that was not addressed here. Email us at confidentialinvestigator@yahoo.com with any questions or concerns.