Keep your cell phone number to yourself. “The new Social Security number … is your cell number,” said Thomas Martin, president of Martin Investigative Services and author of “Seeing Life Through Private Eyes.” Your smartphone “is a gateway to your living room to your bedroom, to your life.”Details
As a former supervisory Federal agent, Thomas G. Martin represented the U.S. Department of Justice in over 50 foreign countries and the United States. He received numerous awards during his service including 2 U.S. Department of Justice Special Achievement Awards.
Martin is now the owner of Martin Investigative Services. He oversees 22 male and female private investigators. All are former supervisory Federal agents. They speak a combined total of 15 languages fluently. All are considered experts in Federal, State and local courts.
An overview of Martin Investigative Services:
22 private investigators.
All former Federal agents.
Male and female. Fluent in 15 languages. Many have been with us for over 40 years. Most taught other agents during their careers.
Experts in court.
Evidence & testimony.
All our investigators are considered experts in Federal, State and local court – in civil and criminal matters.
We only take on
those we can help.
We only take cases that meet our very strict standards. We turn down more cases than most investigators take on in a year.
Thomas Martin is the recipient of 2 U.S. Department of Justice Special Achievement Awards. His combined team has many more.
About Thomas G. Martin
As a supervisory Federal agent, Thomas Martin represented the U.S. Department of Justice in over fifty foreign countries and throughout the United States.
He received numerous domestic and foreign awards during his service including two U.S. Department of Justice Special Achievement Awards.
With his extensive public and private investigation background and a Masters degree in Public Management, Martin is recognized as an expert detective in Federal, state, and local courts. He works closely with the legal community throughout Southern California where his services have been respected and relied upon for decades.
Martin has helped locate hundreds of missing persons and runaways for their families and loved ones, and has worked with executives at Fortune 500 and large private companies on matters of fraud, electronic eavesdropping detection sweeps.
Mr. Martin has been involved in many high profile cases with national exposure, including many unsolved crimes. He has been featured in many of the nation’s leading newspapers including The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, Las Vegas Review-Journal, and the Orange County Register. He has also appeared numerous times on all three major television networks and cable channels including CNN.
Martin is the author of If You Only Knew, a book which educates consumers how to do their own entry-level investigation, how to avoid fraud and scams, and “live free”. The entire text of the book is now publicly available as the Web site Investigator Confidential.
Why choose Martin Investigative Services? Here’s why:
High success rate.
40+ years experience.
We provide quality investigative services with an unmatched success rate. We provide you with confidence and peace of mind.
Former Federal agents.
Experience & training.
Our network is composed of private investigators that are former DEA, FBI, IRS, and Secret Service agents.
Our friendly staff can help with your issue, or point you in the right direction. The consult is free and confidential.
Evidence that stands up.
Our experienced investigators provide court-admissible evidence that can make all the difference in a trial.
Martin in the news:
Like most retired federal agents, Thomas Martin wears a navy blue suit.
“It’s what we sleep in,” he says.
Old habits can die hard and after a career as an agent, the crisp suit is just one throwback. The other is salty vocabulary that I can tell he’s doing his best to restrain.Details
Private investigator Thomas Martin is quoted in this article about online dating and privacy: How giving out your phone number can be a bad idea.Details
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Testimonials for Martin Investigative Services:
I have used Martin Investigative Services since returning to the practice of law. Their work is first rate! Their reports are reliable, and if called upon to testify, Martin’s investigators are well prepared and extremely professional.
Martin Investigative Services is truly one of the best run organizations we have worked with. Fair, efficient and professional. Tom Martin in particular exudes confidence and experience and isn’t afraid to tell it like it is. That’s something we can rely on.
I’ve represented individuals and businesses (international and local) for close to fifty years, and I’ve called on Martin Investigative Services more times than I can count, often on a rush basis, for help throughout the world, on a number of different types of assignments. I’ve never been disappointed. I’ve always received swift, cost-effective and USEFUL information, which has wound up “saving the bacon” of our clients and making us shine in their eyes. I recommend them without any reservation.
I have known Tom Martin and used his services for many years. I trust him with the most challenging investigative tasks.
Professional and efficient, he and his staff leave no stone unturned to get the job done.
Tom Martin is thorough, knowledgeable and trustworthy. We have used Tom and his team to great success and will continue to do so.
We have used Martin Investigative Services for three decades. Their work is exemplary; reports are perfect and their testimony is very professional, with great judge and jury appeal. We will not use anyone else for our investigations.
I have known Tom Martin since 1984. I, as well as our company, have used Tom’s services over 30 years, personal as well as business. We have never been disappointed! Tom does what he says and I believe he is the BEST there is.
Thomas G. Martin is a private investigator who is highly regarded and widely used by attorneys and other clients in Orange County and nationwide.
Successful people know that to be the best, you model the best. I cannot recommend Martin PI any higher! In a five minute conversation with experienced people you can save thousands by bypassing sales types. They do this by cutting directly to the heart based on years and years of passionate pursuit of best practices and adding massive value to their clients. They are an invaluable part of my team and Tom is my most valued mentor!
Martin Investigative Services has performed background checks, private investigation, surveillance and bug sweeps for our clients. They have also served difficult process in lawsuits. They have performed unquestionably and unfailingly to perfection. We will always call Martin first – and hope he hasn’t been called yet by the other side!
It has been my pleasure to work with Martin Investigative Services over the past 30 plus years on many investigations as well as other security related matters. When I need answers and I need them fast I know that a simple call will get me answers that are succinct, current and coming from a supremely knowledgeable source.
I have known Tom Martin and used Martin Investigative Services for over a decade. They have been our exclusive resource for all our corporate investigative work and have never let us down once in all those years. Their work has always been of the highest professional level.
I have no reservations whatsoever in endorsing Mr. Martin and his firm. Their service to us has always reflected the highest integrity and quality and we continue to rely on Tom with the utmost confidence.
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