Protecting corporate assets in Mexico

More than 18,000 companies with United States investments have operations in Mexico, and U.S. companies have invested $145 billion in Mexico since 2000, according a report by the U.S. Department of State. With companies continuing to invest in Mexico, the need for private investigations protecting corporate assets in the region has increased exponentially. Many of…

Locate people, find missing persons, runaways and old friends

Locate friends and family with a private investigator

In the United States, about 2,300 people are reported missing daily. This number doesn’t include the countless thousands who remain unreported by friends and family. Annually reports of missing persons have increased, from roughly 150,000 cases in 1980 to about 900,000 cases in 2011. It is often challenging to locate friends and family. Locating missing…

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Tips for companies to avoid employee theft

For most companies, it’s become increasingly difficult to avoid employee theft, as the growth of such theft has skyrocketed. A U.S. Chamber of Commerce survey estimates that 75 percent of all employees steal at least once, and that half of these steal repeatedly. According to the same survey, employee dishonesty costs American businesses in excess…

How a private investigator can help security directors

How a private investigator can help security directors

To safeguard a company’s assets, it’s wise for its security director to review the effectiveness of the entire security function. To achieve this task objectively, a comprehensive security risk analysis or assessment by an outside corporate security firm will provide an independent and unbiased evaluation of the company’s security system and structure. This practice yields…