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


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


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We have some of the best New Jersey private investigator agencies listed in our directory, offering their extensive range of investigation services including: Asset / Property Searches, Fraud, Theft, Matrimonial, Divorce, Infidelity, Cheating Partners, Child Custody, Missing Persons, Accident Investigations, Background Checks, Corporate Investigations, Witness Interviews, Process Serving, Surveillance and more...

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Questions and Answers on New Jersey PIs


Q. How much does a private investigator cost in New Jersey?

A. The average price for a New Jersey private investigator is $92.00 an hour based on the calculated average of 8 detective agencies checked in the State. This hourly rate doesn't include investigation services that have a fixed fee. To get an exact cost, as prices will vary somewhat, contact a listed New Jersey private investigator above. LEARN MORE: How Much It Costs to Hire a Private Investigator.


Q. Does a New Jersey private investigator need a license?

A. Yes. The Private Detective Unit of the New Jersey State Police handles all private investigator licensing in the State. So check the license of any private detective you plan on hiring.

Q. Can I get a New Jersey background check by a private investigator?

A. Yes. You can use the background checking services of a New Jersey investigator to conduct individual or company background checks in the State. They can provide detailed background reports, in accordance with State laws, containing data pertaining to education, employment, finances, criminal records, and more. Contact a New Jersey private detective to obtain a background check. LEARN MORE: Private Investigator Background Checks.

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

A. Yes. Finding missing people in New Jersey is a fundamental part of a private detective's job they are generally expert at doing so. Many client enquiries include wanting to track down runaway teens, debtors, missing family, old friends, finding witnesses for law firms, etc. If you want to find someone, contact a nearby Jersey private investigation firm. Find out more about hiring a private investigator to find someone. LEARN MORE: Hire a Private Investigator to Someone.

Q. Can a private investigator help with a New Jersey child custody case?

A. Yes. Many parents getting divorced sometimes get caught up in seemingly unsolvable child custody disputes. If you are involved in a child custody case in New Jersey, hiring a local private investigator can be instrumental in assisting you to build your case for child custody court hearings. Contact a listed New Jersey private investigator for assistance.

Q. I think my spouse is cheating. Should I hire a New Jersey private eye?

A. Yes. If you seriously believe or suspect your husband, wife, or long-term partner is having an affair then you should seriously consider hiring a private investigator to find out for sure. An investigator can uncover a cheating partner using special surveillance skills and equipment. Contact a New Jersey detective agency near you for help. LEARN MORE: Hire a Private Investigator For a Cheating Spouse.

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

A. You will find most New Jersey detective agencies and investigation companies located in the major cities and larger towns like Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, Toms River, Clifton, Trenton, Camden, Passaic and Union City. Here you will be able to find your local investigator near you. You can also find a New Jersey private investigator here. Search for your local New Jersey private investigator here.

Q. How do I hire a private investigator in New Jersey?

A. Easy. Write down any questions you have about your case you want to ask a private detective firm. Do a search on the internet for local New Jersey private investigation companies in your area. Contact the firms that you like the look of and ask them your questions. Start by messaging a nearby private investigator in New Jersey here. LEARN MORE: How to Hire a Private Investigator.

Q. Where can I find more information on hiring a private detective in NJ?

A. We have many useful and detailed articles on our website that can answer most questions on hiring private investigation firms. If you can't find the answer you are looking for, contact one of our listed private investigators in New Jersey for help. LEARN MORE: Tips for Hire a Private Investigator.
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