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Private Investigators Turn to Social Media to Uncover Fraud

By admin Scott Catron’s days of hiding in a hatchback for days or being chased by dogs or wild animals to catch a criminal in action are over thanks to social media. Catron is the co-founder of Social Detection, a private investigation service that investigates fraud via social media. Catron and fellow private investigator Michael…

Can You Get Someone’s Education History with Just a Name?

By Brian Willingham A few weeks ago, I was asked the following question via email: “I am wondering if you would be able to get a person’s education history and degrees, etc., with just their name and date of birth?” Like all good questions, the answer is maybe. First, there is no simple database in…

9 Not-So-Secret Weapons of Private Investigators

By Brian Willingham Private investigators are known to be a pretty secretive group. Kind of like the photo you see above. While some investigative firms like to perpetuate the “cloak and dagger” image, we are not one of them. So let’s turn back the curtain on some of those not-so-secret weapons. Social Media If you…