Just when you thought the bar couldn’t get lower: Con artists have been using social media platforms to extort relatives of missing persons.
About two weeks ago, we got a call from Sarah, who wanted us to locate her paternal grandfather.
Sarah was kind and thoughtful to write a review of our efforts, and include a photograph of her and her grandfather.
From November through Christmas, we get about 40-50 calls per week – inquiring about locating all sorts of individuals. They range from disconnected family members, high school sweethearts, military friends, college buddies, former co-workers and neighbors.
We find about 98.4% of the people we look for.
Have you become disconnected from a friend or family member and want to see them for the holidays? If so, we are offering a free search and locate offer for a limited time (see below). Even if you are on the fence because someone wronged you, reaching out to the person may save a life. At the very least, it might help mend a relationship you probably both want healed.
What is involved in database searches and background searches performed by licensed private investigators, and how that can help you avoid harm.
Myths about private investigators in TV and film. Real PI’s use surveillance and do the proper legwork needed to solve cases.
Lessons from Manti Te’o: How a private investigator can use background checks to verify an online persons identity to protect yourself from harm.
With all the advertising online dating sites utilize and claims of supposed science-based matching, the number of people using these services has increased dramatically. Yet these services do nothing to verify the information their users provide.
Tips and advice on how to locate friends, a missing family member, or reunite with a lost love.
It is often challenging to locate friends and family. Locating missing person cases represents a big portion of our private investigator business.