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Huntington Beach Private Investigators

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National Intelligence Group
4.5
from 22 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Chris L.
Verified review

I was iffy about hiring a private investigator! Mr. Allen walked me through everything and was very professional and helpful. He knew what he was talking about how I should go about everything.. he's the guy you wanna hire hands down :)

  • 7 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Sydni T.
Verified review

John got into contact with me immediately and performed great, accurate service and was very friendly, professional, and helpful. Highly recommend him as a private investigative resource that is cost effective.

  • 4 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Gilbert R.
Verified review

I initially chose to use Jim Black at Fidelis Investigative & Security Services out of a number of potential process servers for his prompt response to my inquiry through Thumbtack and other sources. I found his reasonable fee schedule to be superior to the others for a simple service of a Small Claims Summons. After he served my Summons within hours of retaining his services, I was quite please and impressed with his services and would recommend him and his firm to others.

  • 6 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
Li J.
Verified review

All communications from APG were immediate, clear and professional -- this was very reassuring. The security guard assigned to man the door for our private party came on time, and was very nice.

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WIS
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mark M.
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I retained WIS to conduct a delicate social media investigation. I had an immediate response, a tailored outcome that included a thorough analysis. All the contact I had was directly with the principal, and he was fantastic at explaining the process and alerting me to the realistic outcomes that I could expect to receive. I consequently had realistic expectations - and before I actually paid for anything - about what might be possible. I did not ultiamtely find everything I wanted but it was very clear indeed that WIS went well beyond the extra mile to help me, left no stone unturned in researching the issue and looking for an answer. As an example of going beyond the extra mile, WIS kept on the matter after sending me the report that I had paid for and voluntarily provided me with an update report that did contain additional useful information. Who else would stay on the case like that? I doubt it is industry practice, but it is the way WIS actually did things for me. I found WIS very polite, very responsive, very quick, very thorough and totally objective. I would have no hesitation in recommending WIS, and I personally will not waste a second looking elsewhere if I ever needed work of the sort WIS does to be done for me. It was an excellent experience, and good value for money as well.

A.N. Investigations
5.0
from 10 reviews
    Paul S.
    Verified review

    A.N. Investigations is a reliable, reputable and professional resource for private investigative services you can count on to allocate truth, reliable information, documentation and admissible evidence you'll need to win your case. A.N. Investigations company takes pride in being the premier private investigations and surveillance agency in Los Angeles that took my case seriously, put my mind at ease and assured me that they'll work diligently on bringing my case to a close. A.N private detectives are highly-reputable for conducting swift and thorough investigations and addressing my specific needs in handling my case. A.N. guarantees to perform all services to your satisfaction and in the most cost-effective way possible. In addition, they keep all information obtained disclosed, discreet and secure in order to ensure your safety and confidentiality. When you retain A.N. Investigations for surveillance or service private investigations in Los Angeles, you are employing the BEST in the industry! Rest assured that A.N.'s company of detectives will provide you with the truth and answers that you seek and deserve. Retaining and Employing A.N Investigations was one of the best decisions I have ever made.

    • 3 hires on Thumbtack
    Kelly F.
    Verified review

    Steve Nshanian is an excellent investigator. Very quick to respond to any questions, got the job done in a very efficient, timely manner. Always polite. A very hard worker. I would HIGHLY recommend him. I give him a 10/10! I am very pleased with the outcome!

    • 27 years in business
    Ram M.
    Verified review

    I hired Chameleon to conduct surveillance on a previous employee that I suspected is not injured at all. I am extremely happy with the results that saved me a lot of headaches and saved money to the insurance company.

    • 12 years in business
    • 6 hires on Thumbtack
    Nicole R.
    Verified review

    Words cannot express how amazing the experience was with Rod and the Investigators at investigations by Retired Cops was. It took a long time to get the courage to make the call, but I now wish I had done it sooner. For years I felt my husband may be cheating but I truly wasn't sure. I was embarrassed and scared. I made the call without knowing what to expect but right away they made me feel comfortable and walked me through the process. Knowing what a stressful situation this was they answered my questions, supported my need for confidentiality and discreetness and communicated with me throughout the entire process. If anyone is ever forced to face a bad situation such as mine I hope that they are wise enough to use Investigatins by Retired Cops. They are professional and knowledgeable. I recommend them to anyone in need and appreciate their ability to help me move forward in my life in a positive way. Excellent Company!

    • 4 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    About

    All cases are confidential and unique. No canned questions will be answered on this site. If you have any questions, feel free to visit our website or contact us directly.

    Creative Investigations
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Karen D.
    Verified review

    We are very impressed with Tracy's speed and enthusiasm to zero in to my issues of the Macaw parrot that a con man duped us on.

    • 14 years in business
    About

    We do worker's comp, AOE/COE, surveillance, family law, statements, industrial/corporate undercover and general investigations. We have a state of California Investigations License. Hablamos espanol.

    About

    We provide private investigation and bodyguard and security and legal services. We do surveillance. We are finding and tracking people.

    About

    We have eyes everywhere. We can see what you cannot. We will do what you will not. We get you the answers you need and deserve.

    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    We are a Los Angeles private investigator who offers a full-service detective agency helping clients worldwide with investigative needs in California and throughout the U.S. For 17 years, we have served the legal, insurance and business communities, as well as private parties.

    • 12 years in business
    About

    I have over ten years of conducting a variety of private investigations for the public. I have conducted process serving for over twenty years. I have conducted every type of investigation imaginable from background to surveillance for cheating spouses to complex malpractice and criminal defense. Don't let the apprehension of speaking to an investigator keep you from satisfying whatever investigative needs I can satisfy for you. I'm friendly, exhaustively thorough and my work shows through my complete investigative reports. Give me a call. I can help. I look forward to hearing from you.

    About

    I provide all areas of investigative services, specializing in criminal defense, as well as in areas of worker's compensation, background checks, insurance and domestic surveillance. I do asset checks (including bank accounts) and criminal and civil background checks.

    About

    My license number is 28656. I am located in Monrovia and we perform all types of investigation services including, but not limited to, the following: Subrosa, recorded statements, civil, criminal and private individual.

    About

    Only the best qualified professionals used. Not the cheapest...the best! Get the results you need.

    About

    I have extensive experience in the field of investigations. During my 29 years in law enforcement, I have performed, not only crimes against persons and against property but also white collar crimes and civil matters. I also have very extensive training in the field of investigations via surveillance and several other types of techniques. I have extensive experience in analyzing all types of evidence, including documents. I have extensive experinece in conducting interviews of victims, witnesess and suspects. I very familiar with court procedures, evidence presentation and court testemony. I investigated all my cases from the beginning to the end and file the cases in court.

    • 18 years in business
    About

    I am a private investigator/former police officer with over 23 years of investigative experience. I have appeared on numerous major television shows to discuss cases I have worked. The following are my services: * Background Investigations * Locate Investigations * Criminal Defense * Child Custody Matters * Surveillance * Stalker Mitigation * Motion Picture Technical Advisory

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    What does a private investigator do?

    First and foremost, good private investigators follow laws. Unlike on TV, they don’t break in windows or hack into hospital computer systems to get you intel. When you hire a private investigator, you’re hiring a professional to gather facts and find information for you. Although they can’t obtain certain information (such as health records), they do have access to information that most civilians do not. Often private investigators are hired to perform surveillance or background checks or investigate cases such as adultery, child custody, missing persons, hidden assets, or debugging, and theft or other crimes.

    Private investigators can be hired to interview people and provide that information to the client, perform photo or video surveillance, monitor activity at a location where you suspect criminal activities or questionable behavior, track a person’s movements, find missing people, do deep-dive background checks, and more. Private investigation can be helpful if you’re trying to get a court order but need evidence. Private investigators can also help find birth parents. Nationally, the average price range for private investigation is $70-$210 per hour.

    What does a private investigator cost?

    Private investigation isn’t just for blockbuster action movies. Hiring a private investigator can help in all kinds of situations ranging from finding a birth parent to improving personal security. Nationally, the average price range for private investigation is $70-$210, although pricing often hovers between $40 and $100 depending on the complexity of the services you need. Where you live in the country will affect your costs for private investigation; larger cities have higher business overhead and a higher cost of living, which in turn means higher service rates. The complexity of your case can also affect cost. A basic background check may have a flat rate, while hiring a private investigator to help with your child custody case may require more legwork and research, and therefore cost more. Some private investigators work on retainer. A retainer is essentially a nonrefundable deposit you pay to the professional — meaning you have retained their services — who then works against that amount. Here are some examples of average private investigation costs:

    • Hourly rate: $60-$70; costs can vary based on current fuel prices.
    • Flat rate: $100 for comprehensive background investigation services.
    • Retainer: $1,500 minimum retainer required by some pros before starting work.

    Actual Requests

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    Need a Private Investigator

    Lake Elsinore, CA

    • Case type
      Adultery
    • Details
      I need who is my boyfriend cheating me for
    • $75
      Average price

    Need a Private Investigator

    Northridge, CA

    • Case type
      Locate a person
    • Details
      I want one person.she is hiding somewhere.she buy car from me.she have to take over payments.but she disappear with my car.repo can not found her.i have her active phone number and email .tell me how much is the charge for that
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