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Armageddon

(1997 – 1998) “In retrospect, lighting the match was my big mistake. But I was only trying to save the gerbil,” Eric Tomaszewski told the bemused doctors in the Severe Burns Unit of Salt Lake City Hospital. Tomaszewski and his homosexual partner, Andrew “Kiki” Farnum, had been admitted for emergency treatment after a felching session…

Don’t Light That Match!

Its not like the place is filled with fumes or anything, its simply it is our last match, here use my lighter, you never know when you are going to need a match! We all remember how cool James Brogan is, and well how else would you describe it. A master of his own destiny,…

Inside from the Cold

It was one of those days, the kind of day that means you no harm, as most days tend to do, but it was a day that had a list, and a list, no matter how much you try, means you must get up and do something. So I dragged myself out of bed and…

The Solo Private Investigator: 20% Investigator, 80% Everything Else

By Rachele’ Davis Editor’s note: This article was written by Rachele’ Davis of New Hope Investigations.The opinions expressed here belong to Rachele’ Davis. I am a solo private investigator. I have a home office with zero employees and very little overhead. It’s simple. But it’s far from easy. When I officially opened New Hope Investigations…

Of Hamsters and Detectives

It is just another day in the life of Jeremy, you get up you have something to eat, you go about your business, just like running on the hamsters wheel, it was just a daily slog, and since Jeremy was a Hamster, it was pretty normal, but then one day, the one day all hamsters…

The Downfall of Trustify

By Stephanie Irvine Founded in 2015, Trustify, Inc. was a start-up company dedicated to helping people hire private investigators on-demand. In 2016, Washington Business Journal named the company one of its Startups of the Week, and Trustify amassed a lot of press in its early years for its forward-thinking business model for the private investigations…

When is a Confidentiality Breach Justified for Private Investigators?

By PInow Staff Why is Confidentiality Important? Confidentiality is central to the preservation of trust between an investigator and their client. As a private investigator, clients will inevitably come to you with delicate cases that sometimes require them to reveal sensitive information about their personal lives. Often, in order for you to do your job…

Open Source Intelligence for Private Investigators

By PInow Staff Whether or not you realized it at the time, you have probably collected Open Source Intelligence, (OSINT) at some point in your investigative career. True to its name, OSINT is open-source, meaning that all its information is available to the general public. Since OSINT is accessible to everyone, it might not seem…

Making a Citizen’s Arrest

By Stephanie Irvine With a nationwide shortage of police officers, many departments across the country are running short-staffed. The effects of this shortage proliferate into communities large and small, as there are fewer “good guys” around to stop the “bad guys,” and officers are often dispatched from call to call, resulting in longer response times…