Most people will never think they will need to hire a Private Investigator in their lifetime. But its always good to remember that a trained Private Investigator might help you to gather evidence in solving your problems.
Unfortunately, there are situations that you might need to hire a Private Investigator, for their expertise, knowledge, skill, and experience to gather evidence. A Private Investigator or Private Detective can assist businesses and individuals to uncover the truth that you may not notice or unable to conduct yourself.
Below is the list of 10 Top Reasons you might need the services of a private investigator:
1. LOVE OR MONEY SCAM
In this modern society where the internet is so easily accessible, it is common to read that person getting scammed online. In Singapore alone, a total of 9,502 scammed cases were reported in 2019 https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/singapore-overall-crime-rate-2019-scam-cases-12395896
2. PRE-MARITAL CHECKS
Pre-Marital Checks are conducted usually when one suspect something is not right before marriage or to have a better understanding of the other foreign partner.
3. INFIDELITY INVESTIGATION
A Private Investigator who specializes in conducting Infidelity Investigation must have the correct equipment and experience in gathering evidence of adultery.
4. BACKGROUND CHECKS
Background Checks can be conducted on individuals, employees, and companies. It is an effective way to discover a potential issue that could affect you.
5. CHILD CUSTODY / FAMILY
A Private Investigator will be able to assist you in gathering evidence and be an expert witness during a court trial.
6. COVERT SURVEILLANCE
Conducting Surveillance is very vital in most of the cases. A trained surveillance operative must be able to secure critical video evidence using the latest evidence gathering equipment.
7. TSCM (DEBUGGING OF SPY DEVICES)
Some Private Investigator is trained to detect spying and GPS tracking devices and can advise you on counter-surveillance.
8. EMBEZZLEMENT INVESTIGATION
The Embezzlement Cases are mostly on employees stealing money from the company they work with. There are a few high profile cases reported in local newspapers. In 2019 an accountant was sentenced for 25 years and 10 months imprisonment for embezzling a total of S$41million. https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/accountant-jailed-25-years-10-months-for-embezzling-41m
9. MISSING PERSON
A Private Investigator can help to locate a missing person by the clues of the missing person left behind. The golden period to locate a missing person is 48 hours and must commence immediately.
10. GENERAL INVESTIGATION
A General Investigation is a case that does not fall into a specific category.
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ii) The Best 10 Private Investigators in Singapore
All Private Investigation Agencies License in Singapore must be approved by the Singapore Police Force( SPF) https://www.police.gov.sg/e-Services/Police-Licences/Private-Investigation-Agency-Licence
It is advisable to contact a few Private Investigation Agencies to check on their prices and experience in handling your case.
You can also contact Asia Top Investigation LLP @ +65 9651 1969 or email email@example.com