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Riverside Private Detectives

Browse these private detectives with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Riverside.

Luis Orellana Investigations
4.6
from 27 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 75 hires on Thumbtack
Ennio F.
Verified review

He is very good at what he does and I recommend anyone to him who needs Private Investigative work!

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.

Phalanx Protective Services
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Bluefin F.
Verified review

We use their services for a private fishing trip charger and it was just so outstanding that we will continue to use them

Eagle-i Investigations
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Edwin V.
Verified review

I hired Jesse to look up the address of a Defendant I could not find...Jesse quickly found the correct address of Defendant...I would definitely hire Jesse again to investigate any individual I am having difficulty locating. Jesse is an honest and efficient individual...highly recommend him to anyone who needs a private investigator!!! Excellent Service!

  • 9 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Robert D.
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In-depth, cost was outstanding

Linked Investigations
5.0
from 1 review
    Karl G.
    Verified review

    I have used Linked Investigations for years. I had an incident with an employee in the past that taught me a valuable lesson. I now screen all potential employees. I provide Mike with basic information like a name, SSN if I have it, and an address or phone number and he can find a surprising amount of information on a person, for example, any criminal past or credit issues. The reports are thorough, timely, and worth it. I recommend him to any employer or anyone needing a background check.

    • 5 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    About

    I go the extra mile for you. I am a passionate investigator.

    WS Investigations
    1.0
    from 2 reviews
      About

      We are located in San Juan Capistrano, Irvine, and Newport Beach of beautiful Orange County, California. WS Investigations, Inc. is a full-service private investigation agency and your source for trusted, professional investigators. The investigators and technicians at WS Investigations, Inc. are licensed and insured to provide fast, professional, and affordable investigative services. With over 20 years of experience in investigation, we have the skills and resources to handle all your investigative needs, from locating long lost friends to a specialized countersurveillance. We are also members of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and the Better Business Bureau. We are your full-service agency. WS Investigations, Inc. provides a wide range of confidential investigative services to attorneys, insurance companies, corporations, small businesses and the general public throughout Orange County, the State of California and nationwide, including criminal and civil investigations, insurance fraud investigations, surveillance, background screening, countersurveillance (debugging) and missing persons locates.

      About

      Best Tracers P.I. is a State of California licensed private investigation agency. We provide many services for attorneys, businesses, and private parties. Our staff has been successfully serving in the Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego counties for over a decade.

      About

      I am a licensed private investigator. I do insurance fraud, civil case works, and background checks. I will travel to any location in California.

      About

      Over 29 years as a licensed investigator and 7 years with U.S. government intelligence. I personally work most cases for my clients and do not subcontract the work out. I am very proficient in all aspects of civil and criminal investigations and have worked on many high profile cases, appearing on most television networks in the U.S. as well as written media.

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

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      The Law Office of Brian R. Johnston is focused on helping Creditors get paid. I am dedicated to the collection of debts and the enforcement of judgments. Most Attorneys work on your case before and during your trial, but once the case is over they have no interest in helping you collect your judgment. I step in after you've won your case and I recover your money from the debtor. I am also a Licensed Private Investigator. I find assets of the debtor and take them to satisfy your judgment. Contact me when you need both a Lawyer and a Private Investigator to enforce a judgment. The Law Office of Brian R. Johnston has the experience to get you paid.

      About

      Private investigative services for adultery, divorce and insurance fraud provided. I offer fast and direct results. Call, text or email me today!

      • 15 years in business
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      Use of Modern Technology but retaining Old Fashion Values.

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      I am a licensed private investigator specializing in criminal defense, accident follow-up and theft investigations.

      • 15 years in business
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      Hodson P.I., LLC is a truly professional investigations firm. We stand by high standards, truth and diligence. Unlike other firms we are up front and honest about all aspects of private investigations.

      • 47 years in business
      About

      MCM Investigations is a Los Angeles based private investigations firm. At MCM Investigations, we are dedicated to maintaining our well-deserved professional reputation as a results-oriented full-service private investigative agency by way of commitment, diligence, unique resources, creativity, and tenacity on behalf of our clients. While we are Los Angeles based private investigators, we do provide our services around the majority of the world.

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      I do private investigation. I provide surveillance, security provided writing reports and video surveillance, counter surveillance.

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      Centurion Guard LLC performs executive protection and private investigation for the clientele who prefer an optimum level of security. We provide protection for the elite. We provide services for night clubs, department stores, private parties, and modeling companies, and we have had nothing, but positive reviews from our clients. If you want your event to be secure, so that you can enjoy the festivities with peace of mind, we are the people you want to go to.

      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.
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