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Private Investigator and Police Officer Resources

The Private Investigator and Police Officer Resources category contains an extensive collection of research tools, how-to articles and reference information. The content is geared specifically toward those who work in the investigation industry. Whether you’re a police detective, a private investigator, or crime scene investigator, you’ll find something of interest.

In this section, we provide an overview of the online services and databases that investigators use to uncover data and information about people. The information is used to compile background checks and employment verification.

Police officer equipment

List of Police Officer Equipment and Accessories

List of Police Officer Equipment Police officers are everyday heroes who sacrifice their lives on a daily basis. Police officers work in a collective effort to ensure serve and...
Lists of the most wanted criminals

Lists of Most Wanted Criminals, Fugitives and Terrorists in the U.S.

The FBI Ten Most Wanted List The FBI Ten Most Wanted Criminals list arose from a conversation held in late 1949, as J. Edgar Hoover, the Director of the...
Get a Private Investigator License

How To Get a Private Investigator License

Learn How to Get a Private Investigator Licensing in any State This article provides an explanation of how to get a private investigator license in any state in the United...
property records

How to Find Property Records and Real Estate Reports

Resources for Property Records Searches Private investigation cases often involve property research in one form or another. Whether it is researching the details of physical property such as a...
Police Body Cameras

Police Body Cameras: Do They Reduce Complaints of Officer Misconduct?

In today's technologically-savvy age of the smartphone, almost anyone can record and share live video footage of events in real time. The question of on-duty police officers using body-mounted cameras to capture...
BeenVerified Background Checks

BeenVerified Background Checks and Public Records Search

This article provides a review of BeenVerified, the online people search, background check and public records research service. In this review, I'll provide a high-level overview of the company, the features, and...
private investigator research resources

Private Investigator Research Tools

We compiled this list of private investigator research tools specifically for private investigators. However, the resources are useful for police officers, crime scene investigators, forensic experts and others who work in or...
Spokeo public records search engine

Spokeo People Search

An Overview of the Spokeo People Search Engine Spokeo, the People Search Engine, is a very useful search engine that aggregates information about people from different public records sources and then...
Nanny Background Check

Nanny Check: Tips for Screening Caregivers

If you are considering hiring a nanny, babysitter or other type of caregiver to provide support for your children, there are a number of important things to consider. The process of hiring...
Intelius Public Records Search

Intelius Public Records Search

An Overview of Intelius Public Records Search Tool The Intelius Public Records search engine provides information about people, their histories, and their connections to other people, places, and organizations. Intelius...