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Private Investigators in Alabama


Private Investigator Alabama

We understand that when someone takes the steps to hire a private investigator in Alabama things must be serious.


We are in the serious business of helping local Alabama citizens, businesses, and law firms make the right choices in finding and hiring the right private investigator for them. Whether you are looking to hire a private investigator or private detective in Alabama State for a personal or business matter, we can guide you through the process.


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We have some of the best Alabama private investigation companies listed in our directory, offering a range of investigative services covering: Accident Investigations, Fraud, Theft, Matrimonial, Divorce, Infidelity, Cheating Partners, Child Custody, Missing Persons, Background Checks, Asset / Property Searches, Witness Interviews, Process Serving, Surveillance, Corporate Investigations, and more...

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Alabama Legal Investigations - Private Investigator Alabama AL
Daphne, Alabama AL
My name is Rebecca of Alabama Legal Investigations (A.L.I. Agency). We are a full service investigations agency with specialized areas in intellectual property, missing persons, and homicide.
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Questions and Answers on Alabama PIs

Q. How much does a private investigator cost in Alabama?
A. 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. Find out more about private investigator costs.

Q. Do Alabama private detectives need a license?
A. 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 State's citizens 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.

Q. Can I get a background check in Alabama by a private investigator?
A. 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. Find out more about private investigator background checks.

Q. Can a private investigator help me find someone in Alabama?
A. 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 State laws. Contact one of our licensed Alabama investigators above for finding a missing person in Alabama. Find out more about hiring a private investigator to find someone.

Q. I have a child custody case in Alabama. Can a private investigator help me?
A. 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 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?
A. 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. Find out more about hiring a private investigator for a cheating spouse.

Q. Where can I find a local private investigator near me in Alabama?
A. The majority of private detective agencies you will find located in the major towns and cities of Alabama such as Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Hoover, Dothan, Auburn, Decatur and Madison. You can find your local investigation company in these areas. However, the best place to find a private investigator in Alabama is here.

Q. How do I hire a private investigator in Alabama?
A. 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. Find out more about how to hire a private investigator.

Q. Where can I find more information on hiring private detectives in AL?
A. We have an extensive resource of in-depth articles that answer questions and concerns about using investigation agencies for various reasons. These will hopefully answer any further questions you have, or if not, you can contact one of our listed Alabama investigation companies above. Find out more about hiring a private investigator.
Private Investigation Services in Alabama
The following is a list of some of the types of investigative services available.

Personal Investigations
Corporate Investigations
Legal Investigation Services
Insurance Fraud Investigations
Forensic Investigations
Bug Sweeping and Detection
Background Checks
Missing Persons / Skip Tracing
Relationship Investigations
Asset Search Investigations
Criminal Investigations
Accident Investigations
Online Investigations
Covert Surveillance
Child Custody
GPS Tracking
Process Serving
Spousal Infidelity
Computer Forensics / Monitoring
Retail / Loss Prevention
Criminal Defense
Debtor Locates
Theft / Fraud Investigations
Public Records and Research
Witness Statements
Personal Injury Claims
Hidden Spy Equipment

There are many investigative services available in Alabama that covers pretty much any situation you can think of. If you suspect cheating, worried about your nanny, being bullied in the workplace, involved in abuse, criminal activities; you name it, a private investigator can help you face any difficulty you have. Contact one of our listed Alabama investigators to enquire about their local services, or find out more about private investigator services here.

Alabama Private Investigators for Law Firms

We often get enquiries from law firms in Alabama looking for private investigators. It goes without saying that a law firm investigator can be an extremely useful legal tool - under the guidance of a lawyer - that can assist in litigation matters. A law firm investigator can serve process on your behalf as well as conduct evidence gathering tasks for your case. If you want to hire an investigator for your law firm then contact one of our listed Alabama PI companies above.

Alabama Private Investigators for Insurance Companies

Often insurance companies hire investigators when an insurance claim becomes a little bit too suspicious to just make a pay out, or a claim needs further investigation to assign a cause. An insurance fraud private investigator can easily help establish if a claimant is trying to scam an insurance company. If you need an insurance fraud investigator in Alabama then contact one of our Alabama investigators above.

Alabama Private Investigators for Corporate Businesses

More than likely if you are looking for a corporate private investigator in Alabama you are experiencing a problem in your business that's a little beyond your business capabilities. In fact a lot of large corporations have their own full-time corporate investigators on hand to conduct employee background checks, internal security audits, staff theft investigations and more. Smaller businesses however are unable to afford such a luxury which is why hiring a local corporate investigator comes in handy. Contact one of our listed private investigators in Alabama to assist you in your situation.
How to Become a Private Investigator in Alabama
This is a quick guide on becoming a private investigator in Alabama State. We won't go into all of the details here, but will provide you with the relevant resources to help you. You can read this extensive guide on becoming a private investigator which also has a link to the relevant Alabama State licensing body.

What are the Alabama private investigator license requirements?
Under the Alabama Private Investigation Regulatory act private investigators in the State are required to be licensed by the State of Alabama Licensing Board. Here you can find all the relevant PI licensing data you need.

What is a private investigator's salary in Alabama?
If you want to know the salary for private detectives and investigators in Alabama you can check this resource from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. They give you the most recent yearly statistics of the average salary for Alabama private investigators for the year as well as the average hourly rate.

Where can I find private investigator jobs in Alabama?
If you are looking for a job in Alabama as a private detective you can use this resource. Our private investigator jobs page has in-depth job descriptions as well as a job search board loaded with the latest investigation jobs.
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