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Private Investigators in Maine


Private Investigator Maine
We understand that when someone takes the steps to hire a Maine private investigator things must be serious.


We are in the serious business of aiding local Maine businesses, law firms, and private individuals, make the right choices in finding and hiring the right Maine private investigator for them. When looking to hire a private investigator or private detective in Maine State for a business or personal matter, we will guide you through the process.


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Find Local Maine Investigation Companies


We have some of the best Maine private investigation companies listed in our directory, offering extensive 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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Questions and Answers on Maine PIs


Q. How much does a private investigator cost in Maine?

A. The average cost of a private investigator in Maine is $82.00 an hour, based on the hourly rates of 10 companies we checked in the State. This is an average price which is variable and could be more or less depending on the detective agency you hire, their location, and the type of service you need. To get an accurate cost, contact one of our listed private investigation firms in Maine above.

Q. Does a Maine private investigator need a license?

A. Yes. The Special Investigations Unit of the Maine State Police process licensing for professional investigators. Therefore, before you hire an investigator in Maine check their license first. Start with our listed private investigators in Maine.

Q. Can I get a background check in Maine by a private investigator?

A. Yes. The majority of private detective firms in Maine State do background checks. Background screening of any individual or organization you plan to associate with is a sensible action. Finding out someone's history, their qualifications, what their character is like can remove or verify any doubts you have about them. If you need a Maine background check speak to one of our listed Maine private investigators.

Q. Can a private investigator find someone in Maine for me?

A. Yes. If you want to find a family member or a long lost friend, perhaps an adopted child or biological parent, or a witness to some incident, a missing person investigator can help. Private detectives are used to find people in Maine for different reasons. Using special databases and locating techniques, investigators are usually very successful in tracking those hard-to-find people. Contact a private detective in Maine for assistance.

Q. Can a private investigator help with a child custody case in Maine?

A. Yes. Investigations concerning Maine child custody cases are usually managed by lawyers, who use investigations companies to gather evidence that will support their case in the Family court. If directly involved in a child custody case in Maine, you will be greatly supported by employing the services of a local private investigator. Contact a Maine private investigation company to go over your case with you.

Q. I think my spouse is cheating. Should I hire a local Maine private eye?

A. Yes. If you seriously think your wife or husband is cheating on you but don't have any evidence then hiring a detective can help you. A local Maine private investigator will utilize surveillance technology to track your partner all over the State to see if they are indeed having an affair. Contact a private eye in Maine for advice.

Q. Where can I find a local private investigator near me in Maine?

A. Most detective firms in Maine are found in the larger cities and towns in the State such as Portland, Lewiston, Bangor, South Portland, Auburn, Biddeford, Sanford, Saco, Westbrook or Augusta. You can find your local investigation companies in these areas. However, the best place to find an investigator in Maine is here.

Q. How do I hire a private investigator in Maine?

A. Here's how you hire an investigator. Do a search for a nearby Maine private investigator in your city or town. Check their website for the services they offer and see if they offer the service you need. Build a list of questions about your situation you want to ask the investigator. Contact the company that suits you best and remember to check they have a PI license. Start here by contacting Maine private investigators.

Q. Where can I find more information on hiring a private investigator in ME?

A. We have articles that go over various questions and aspects of using private detective agencies. These articles answer most questions, but if they don't answer yours, contact one of our listed private investigators in Maine State for more help.

Private Investigation Services in Maine

The following is a list of some of the types of investigative services available.

Corporate Investigations
Legal Investigation Services
Personal Investigations
Criminal Investigations
Accident Investigations
Witness Statements / Interviews
Retail / Loss Prevention
Bug Sweeping and Detection
Forensic Investigations
Online Investigations
Background Checks
Missing Persons / Skip Tracing
Hidden Spy Equipment
Theft / Fraud Investigations
Public Records and Research
GPS Tracking
Asset Search Investigations
Relationship Investigations
Debtor Locates
Process Serving
Covert Surveillance
Computer Forensics / Monitoring
Spousal Infidelity
Child Custody
Criminal Defense
Personal Injury Claims
Insurance Fraud Investigations
There are many investigative services available in Maine that covers most situations you can think of. If you believe your partner is having an affair, suspect abuse in a nursing home, or employee dishonesty; the services of a private detective can assist in any troubling situation you have. Contact one of our listed Maine private investigators and ask about their local investigation services, or find out more about private investigator services here.

Maine Private Investigator for Attorneys and Law Firms

If you are an attorney or lawyer looking for a legal investigator in Maine to do your field work we can help. By assisting law firms, the legal services of an investigator will be beneficial in the preparation of your case to be set for trial. Working closely with paralegals and lawyers, a Maine legal investigator can assist you during any stage of a case by finding and building crucial supportive evidence. A Maine private investigation firm can work on your trial preparation with you for criminal defense cases, personal injury suits, spousal support and child custody hearings, probate matters, and any other legal investigations, all within the Maine State laws and legal procedure. Message one of our listed Maine legal investigators for assistance.

Maine Private Investigator for Insurance Companies

If you are an insurance claims examiner or insurance company wanting the services of an insurance investigator in Maine we can help. Our listed investigators have the knowledge and experience to conduct detailed insurance investigations that can help you determine the validity of an insurance claim. Using a Maine insurance fraud investigator to assist you on your suspicious claims can help determine if a claimant is trying to commit insurance fraud or not. Maine insurance investigators can help with suspicious cases of vehicle theft and damage claims, worker's compensation, personal injury, mortgage and homeowner's insurance fraud and any other suspected fraudulent claim. Contact one of our Maine insurance investigators above for more.

Maine Private Investigator for Corporate Businesses

A corporate investigator in Maine can assist companies in circumstances of financial or property loss or damage to reputation. A corporate private investigator can help to identify any security threats or causes of loss to your company, whether financial, physical or intellectual property. Commercial investigation services include the background screening of your staff, investigating breach of contract, identifying financial fraud, locating stolen assets, uncovering drug abuse in the workplace, and any commercial matters of due diligence. Simply put, a corporate investigator can investigate anything damaging or potentially damaging to your business. Get in touch with one of our listed Maine corporate investigators about their services.
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