P.I. Licensing Requirements

Learn how to become a licensed private investigator in each state. Each state listing provides and overview of the requirements to obtain a detective license, a link to the state licensing website, links to relevant state laws, a list of state associations and recommended training resources. If you’re interested in pursuing a career as a private eye, this is the place to find out how to get licensed.

How To Get a Private Investigator License in Kansas

How To Get a Private Investigator License in Kansas

Kansas Licensing Requirements If you're interested in becoming a private investigator in the state of Kansas, the following information will be quite helpful in getting...
How to get a private investigator license in Kentucky

How To Get a Private Investigator License in Kentucky

Kentucky Private Detective Licensing Requirements Private investigator licensing in the state of Kentucky is handled by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Private Investigators. The Kentucky...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Louisiana

This article explains how to get a private investigator license in Louisiana. It provides information on the state licensing authority and the general requirements...
Private Investigator License Maryland

How To Become a Licensed Private Investigator in Maryland

Maryland Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Private Investigator Licensing in the State of Maryland is handled by the Maryland State Police, PI Licensing Division.  The Licensing...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Massachusetts

This article explains how to get a private investigator license in Massachusetts. The article provides information on the state licensing authority, a list of...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Michigan

Michigan Private Investigator Licensing Requirements In Michigan, a license is required when engaging in the business of furnishing, for hire, fee or reward, professional investigator...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Mississippi

Mississippi Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Currently, a private investigator license is not required for the state of Mississippi. Since laws change frequently, those who are...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Missouri

Missouri Licensing Authority Private Investigator licensing in the state of Missouri is handled by the Missouri Division of Professional Registration Board of Private Investigator Examiners....
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Nebraska

Nebraska Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Private Investigator licensing in the state of Nebraska is handled by the Nebraska Secretary of State Licensing Division.  An application...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in Nevada

This article explains how to get a private investigator license in Nevada. The article provides information on the state licensing authority, a list of...
How to get a Private Investigator License in New Jersey

How To Get a Private Investigator License in New Jersey

New Jersey Licensing Requirements Licensing Authority Private Investigator licensing in the state of New Jersey is handled by the New Jersey State Police Private Detective Unit. Their...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in New Mexico

New Mexico Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Private Investigator licensing in the state of New Mexico is handled by the New Mexico Private Investigation Advisory Board. The...
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How To Get a Private Investigator License in New York

New York Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Private Investigator licensing in the state of New York is handled by the New York Department of State Division...
How To Get a Private Investigator License in North Carolina

How To Get a Private Investigator License in North Carolina

North Carolina Private Investigator Licensing Requirements Private Investigator licensing in the state of North Carolina is handled by the North Carolina Private Protective Services Board....
How to get a private investigator license in Ohio

How To Get a Private Investigator License in Ohio

This article explains how to get a private investigator license in Ohio. The article provides contact information for the state licensing authority and links...