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California Private Investigators for Hire
We understand that when someone takes the steps to hire a California private investigator things must be serious.
We are in the serious business of assisting local businesses, law firms, and private individuals in California State, make the right choice when hiring a California private investigator. When looking to hire a private investigation firm or detective agency in California for a business or personal matter, we can guide you through the process.
Get started by finding a local California private investigation company or detective agency below...
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find a private investigator?Is it illegal to hire a California PI?What does a California PI cost?How do I hire a California PI?Can a private investigator find someone?How can I get a background check?Where can I find more information?
Q. Where can I find a private investigator in California?
A. The main cities and larger populated areas to find and hire a private investigator in California are: Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Fresno, Sacramento, Long Beach, Oakland, Anaheim, Bakersfield, Santa Ana, Riverside, Stockton, Chula Vista, Fremont, Irvine, San Bernardino, Modesto, Oxnard, Fontana, Moreno Valley.
Q. Is it illegal to hire a California private investigator?
A. It is legal to hire a private investigator in California but before you hire one check to make sure they are licensed to work as a PI in the State.
■ Here you can find more detailed information about any legal questions you have in hiring a private detective.
California Private Investigator License Requirements
It is a requirement that private investigators in California be licensed and that no person may engage in the business of a Private Investigator in California without obtaining the proper license from the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services.
Q. How much does a California private investigator cost?
A. A California private investigator can cost anywhere from $40 to $100 per hour. Other things to think about that will alter the costs in California are: Business Overheads, Location and Case Expenses.
■ Read this article about how much it is to hire a private investigator.
Q. How do I hire an California private investigator?
A. Search this directory page for your local California private investigator and find one nearest you. Simply contact them directly by phone or email to arrange a time to go over your case with you in confidence.
■ For more information read this article about how to hire a private investigator.
Q. Can a private investigator find someone in California?
A. If you are looking for someone in California who has gone missing then you can use a private investigator to help locate them. Finding people is a service generally carried out by private investigators as a whole. Use one of our California private investigators to help you find a missing person.
■ You can find more information here about hiring a PI to find someone.
Q. How can I get a background check in California?
A. A California private investigator is trained to do background checks according to California State laws. Most private detectives and investigators do background checks as part of their services. If you want a California people search done on someone then hire one of our California private investigators.
■ For more information on back ground checks click here.
Q. Where can I find more information?
A. Here you will find some useful links of other local California associations and resources to get more information on local California State private investigators and legislation.
Find Local California Investigation Companies
We have some of the best California private investigator firms listed in our directory, offering a range of investigative services covering: Fraud, Theft, Matrimonial, Divorce, Infidelity, Cheating Partners, Child Custody, Missing Persons, Accident Investigations, Background Checks, Asset / Property Searches, Corporate Investigations, Witness Interviews, Process Serving, Surveillance and more...
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I'm Rick Hudson, a licensed and fully insured private investigation firm. You can contact us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call us for a free quote and case review.
My name is Christopher Miller, we offer a wide range of investigative services and have made a name for ourselves as the standard for thorough and outstanding investigative results.
Los Angeles, California
We are a full service private investigation company with twenty seven years experience. Our integrity is proven by our performance and by our numerous testimonials.