Private Investigator Associations
A private investigator association is a group of investigators that have a common purpose, reality, or interest. The association can be based on a location such as a State, whereby the private investigators operating in that State are eligible to join. It can also be based on a particular topic such as computer forensics.
Private investigator associations generally assist in keeping the field of private investigation work legal, by promoting licensing and an ethical viewpoint. They also provide local, State legislation updates, and provide a platform for its members to participate in important discussions.
Associations can be beneficial when needing assistance from other investigators on a local level, or for guidance on state level laws. By joining a PI association will also give a PI business credibility. They can also be a source of work from potential clients looking to hire a private investigator near you.
PI associations usually have a website with joining instructions. Below are a number of associations one can join. Simply click on the link, go to their website, and follow their application instructions.