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private detective

an individual privately employed to investigate a crime, keep watch on a suspected person, or make other inquiries
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A parent certainly doesn't want to have to hire a private investigator to monitor his or her babysitter.
When questioned on the issue by the Irish Mirror, the health service responded: "It is not the typical practice of the HSE to engage private investigators.
She called on the Government to "step in to stop this happening" and to change the law so that private investigators cannot be used without a court's approval and only for serious crime.
Mr Lawson has been named by a national newspaper as one of a network of private investigators receiving information on Mr Brown, taken from a computer by a junior police officer for Devon and Cornwall.
In this guide, Blake, a retired US Army criminal investigation command special agent, outlines basic skills needed by private investigators in the areas of business organization and management and investigative skills for all levels of experience and interests.
I have seen numerous adverts for private investigators but how do I find one I can trust?
Avi Mor, another private investigator involved, cut a deal with the Prosecution last January.
According to Dr Mustapha Taher of the Security Research and Studies Centre, Abu Dhabi Police, the concept of private investigators does not really exist here.
The new school is led by Mike Vowell, a private investigator of 17 years and former Drug Enforcement Administration special agent, and his business partner, Bob Donnellan, also a licensed private investigator
Written by private investigator Rick Gadziola, Drawing Dead: A Jake Morgan Mystery is the story of a poker-dealing ex-cop who just can't seem to win.
Introduction to private Investigation: Essential Knowledge and Procedures for the Private Investigator, Second Edition.
Without involving any other board member, Dunn hired a Boston private investigator who hired a Florida private investigator who hired a California private investigator to find the source of the leaks.

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