Private Investigator Alabama Q&As
Q. What is the cost of a private investigator in Alabama?
The cost to hire an Alabama private investigator will vary between agencies but after checking with 9 companies across the State, the average cost is $77.00 per hour. This is a guideline only, as every investigator will charge their own rates, so contact one of our listed Alabama private investigators here to find out what they will charge you.
Q. Do Alabama private investigators need a license?
Yes they do. By law, Private investigators in Alabama are required to be licensed by the State of Alabama Licensing Board. The board exists to protect the people of Alabama from investigators that are not qualified or authorized to operate in the State. The Board also enforces a high standard of ethical and professional behavior in those that are licensed. Chapter 25B of the Alabama Private Investigation Regulatory Act states: "No person shall practice private investigation or hold himself or herself out to the public as a private investigator or use any term, title, or abbreviation that expresses, infers, or implies that the person is licensed as a private investigator unless the person at the time holds a valid license to practice private investigation. All applicants shall pass a criminal background check based on criteria established".
Q. Can I get a background check in Alabama by a private investigator?
Generally, yes you can, but not all investigators conduct background checks. You can use a private investigator to run criminal background checks in Alabama State as well as search for other records such as driver's license, employment details, and much more. Contact one of our Alabama State detective agencies for more details.
Q. Can a private investigator help me find someone in Alabama?
Yes absolutely. One of the main functions of a private investigator is to locate missing people - whether they want to be found or not. Using a local Alabama investigator to help you find a missing person in the State is better than employing an outside-state-investigator that doesn't know the local Alabama State laws. Contact one of our licensed Alabama investigators above for finding a missing person in Alabama.
Q. How do I hire a private investigator in Alabama?
Hiring an Alabama PI is very easy. There are some things you should check however before you sign any agreement or part with any money. The most important thing is to check the investigator is licensed for working in Alabama. You can also ask for references and look online for client reviews. Contact one of our listed detective agencies in Alabama above to get started.
Q. I have a child custody case in Alabama. Can a private investigator help me?
Yes. If you have a child custody battle on your hands or a child custody court case pending in Alabama State then using a local Alabama investigation firm can sometimes benefit your case greatly. Using a private investigator for a child custody case that knows the local State laws and what evidence is required to support your case can be immeasurable. Contact one of our listed Alabama investigation firms above.
Q. Should I hire an infidelity investigator for my cheating partner in Alabama?
Private investigators are well known for chasing down cheating partners. Infidelity private investigators through special surveillance techniques can help you find out whether or not you are in a toxic relationship. An Alabama infidelity investigator can help you gather any evidence of cheating or give you peace of mind that your spouse isn't cheating. Contact one of our listed private investigators in Alabama above.