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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. When looking to hire a nearby 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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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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Frequently Asked Questions

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 agency you hire, and the type of service you need.

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.

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 one 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.
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