Questions and Answers on Virginia PIs
Q. How much does a private investigator cost in Virginia?
A. We checked with 9 Virginia private detective agencies to find what the average cost per hour for investigative services in the State is. The average fee you can expect to pay for a private investigator in Virginia is around $69.00 an hour. Contact one of our listed private investigators in Virginia above to find out what they charge for services. Here is some more information on costs to hire a private investigator.
Q. Does a Virginia private investigator need a license?
A. Yes. The Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services oversees private investigator licensure in Virginia State. If you plan on hiring a private detective for any reason; be certain they are licensed.
Q. Can I get a background check in Virginia by a private investigator?
A. Yes. Background check services are offered by most private investigation companies. If you need to screen your potential employees, or you want to check a nanny's background; contact a Virginia private investigator above to run a background check for you. You can also find out more information here on private investigator background checks.
Q. Can a private investigator help me find someone in Virginia?
A. Yes. Private detectives often get hired to locate missing people in Virginia State. If you need to find a missing family member, biological parent or child, track somebody down owing you money, or locate an heir, an investigator can use their knowledge of public and semi-public records and tracing skills to find them. Contact a Virginia private investigation firm above about their missing person services. You can find more details here on hiring a private investigator to trace someone.
Q. Can I use a private investigator for a child custody case in Virginia?
A. Yes. Private investigators are often used in Virginia child custody cases and are usually hired through lawyers and attorneys. You can however contact and hire a private detective agency yourself to assist you with gathering supportive evidence for a pending child custody hearing. Get in touch with one of our listed Virginia private investigators above to go over your case.
Q. Can I hire a Virginia private investigator to catch a cheating spouse?
A. Yes. Infidelity investigations in Virginia are quite common for private detectives to get involved in. If you live in Virginia and suspect your wife, husband, or life-long partner to be cheating on you, hiring a local private investigation company will be able to assist in proving or disproving infidelity. Contact one of our nearby private detectives in Virginia above to discuss your case in confidence. You can also find out more here on hiring an investigator for a cheating spouse.
Q. Where can I find a local private investigator near me in Virginia?
It's always best to use a local private investigator near you in Virginia. You will find most PI firms are based in and around the major cities and large towns such as Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Richmond, Arlington, Newport News, Alexandria, Hamn, Roanoke and Portsmouth. These are the main areas to start your search. You can also find a licensed Virginia private investigator listed here above. Search for your local Virginia private investigator
Q. How do I hire a private investigator in Virginia?
A. Some important points to remember and check with an investigation company before hiring them; make sure they are licensed to operate, do they provide the service you need and what experience in your case type do they have, also how much do they cost. Contact one of our listed Virginia private investigators and ask them about their services and fees.
Q. Where can I find more information on hiring private detectives in VA?
A. Besides the questions and answers we have here, we have other detailed articles that answer many common questions people have concerning hiring a private eye's services. If you don't find the answers you are looking for then contact one of our locally listed Virginia private investigation firms above for help.