The Case of the Leaky Psychic. Video. Martin Investigative Services. (800) 577-1080

The Case of the Leaky Psychic: Private investigator discovers mole

Information leaks make headlines, as with the Edward Snowden/NSA case. Former Federal agent Thomas Martin, now president of Martin Investigative Services in Newport Beach, California, sees cases every day involving people in the business and private sectors falling victim to moles and leaks, often costing millions of dollars. “Be careful how you share information,” Martin…

The Case of the Toothpaste Bullet Murder Cover-up. Video. Martin Investigative Services. (800) 577-1080

The Case of the Toothpaste Bullet Murder Cover-up

Toothpaste and murder. Not a combination most people would ever see, but then most people aren’t highly trained investigators like Thomas Martin. And in the case of a murder investigation, things usually are always unusual. When he took a case looking into the disappearance of a client’s nephew in Southern California, Martin approached it with…

Who are the OTHER best private investigators in Southern California?

Who are the OTHER best private investigators in Southern California?

I am about to complete my 44th year as an investigator. This number combines my service as a supervisory Federal agent with the U.S. Department of Justice, and my current position as President of Martin Investigative Services. Along this journey I have come across many outstanding investigators.  When client demands and requests exceed our current staff of 20+ investigators,…

Online Dating: Googling your date, praying & good background checks

Online Dating: Googling your date, praying & good background checks

Over the past few years, online dating web sites have exploded in popularity. Not only are sites like Match.com, eHarmony and Plenty of Fish an accepted way of dating in our culture – online dating may even becoming the norm. These sites essentially allow a person to pre-screen prospective dating partners – by being able…

Unannounced visits to senior care facilities

Unannounced visits to senior care facilities

No one looks forward to putting a loved one in senior care facilities or a nursing home. The task of choosing the right senior care facility can be overwhelming. While everything might look good on the initial visit, there are several things you can do to protect your elderly or disabled family members from mistreatment…

Using a private investigator to help prevent worker’s comp fraud

Using a private investigator to help prevent worker’s comp fraud

We all pay a price for worker’s comp fraud, but businesses shoulder the majority of the costs and responsibly. Businesses pay higher worker’s comp premiums because insurers pass the high costs of fraud onto their policyholders. Often the premium increases are large and very damaging —especially for smaller businesses that can least afford higher premiums.…