Private Investigator Resources, Tools and Information
eInvestigator.com is a reference and education resource for professionals in the investigation industry. Our content is geared toward private investigators, police detectives, crime scene experts, security specialists and research analysts. You’ll find hundreds of articles, product reviews, research tools and more. Get started now with our with our huge list of Research Tools.
The Private Investigator Research Tools section has hundreds of how-to articles and reference guides on all aspects of investigation work.
This section has a collection of helpful articles related to police officers and law enforcement work. Learn about the duties of police officers, the equipment they use and the vehicles they use in the line of duty. Plus, learn how to pursue a career in law enforcement, where to get training and what organizations to join.
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Private Investigator Software
Computer software, mobile apps and online search services play a major role in the modern private eye’s business. Investigators use programs like case management to manage all of the information, data and materials related to a particular case.
Investigation professionals use online services to conduct research, run background checks, search databases and pull reports and data to find missing persons and uncover the truth about people. And detectives make heavy use of specialized applications (or apps) on their mobile devices to search for information on the go.
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Private Investigator work requires the use of hi-tech equipment and electronic gadgets for things such as performing surveillance, capturing video and photos of subjects, checking for electronic bugs, and more. Surveillance experts use a variety of tools to gather the evidence needed to solve criminal and civil cases alike. Check out the articles in this section to learn more about the best Private Investigator tools and how to use them to help solve more cases.
Be sure to check out our extensive Lists of Lists category. The lists are for anyone who is interested in interesting facts and information, not just for those who are employed in professions related to the investigative industry. You’ll find lists such as a List of Social Networks (for social media checks), List of State Information, List of Search Engines for private eyes and more. Additionally, we pulled together lists of interesting information like U.S. Presidents, Real Estate Facts, Server Error Codes and more.
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