Licensed Private Investigator Resume Samples

A Licensed Private Investigator is hired to detect occurrences of unlawful acts and infractions of rules typically in a private establishment and examine the case by extracting information from the client. A well-drafted Licensed Private Investigator Resume indicates the following duties – investigating cases and collecting information; researching law enforcement case files and arresting reports with attorneys; performing detailed background checks on all clients, persons of interests, law enforcement investigators; interviewing witnesses both within and outside the firm, comparing the official statements obtained by law enforcement, coordinating with scientific and forensic experts; reviewing data files, and preparing reports describing investigative findings.

Job skills and qualifications include the following – strong interpersonal skills to interact and gather information from a variety of people; the ability to analyze evidence, quick problem-solving skills, curious and justice-seeking abilities. A college education isn’t necessary to become one, however, prior work experience and a background in the criminal justice program will prove to be helpful. Most states want Investigators to be licensed.

Licensed Private Investigator Resume example

Licensed Private Investigator Resume

Headline : Retired law enforcement and security professional with 40 years of service in the security, security management, loss prevention, law enforcement, investigations, and security training assignments allow present as a well-rounded, experienced candidate suitable for positions of responsibility in these areas, augmented by customer service skills developed through self-employment endeavors as an Income Tax.

Skills : Pursuit and Defensive Driving Instructor.

Description :

    1. Performed undercover operations such as evaluating the performance and honesty of employees by posing as customers or employees.
    2. Question persons to obtain evidence for cases of divorce, child custody, or missing persons, or information about individuals' character or financial status.
    3. Searched computer databases, credit reports, public records, tax and legal filings, and other resources in order to locate persons or to compile information for investigations.
    4. Wrote reports and case summaries to document investigations.
    5. Alert appropriate personnel to suspects' locations.
    6. Counted cash, and reviewed transactions, sales checks, and register tapes in order to verify amounts and to identify shortages.
    7. Conducted worker's compensation investigations; obtain videotape documentation, fixed and mobile.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Vocational in Private Investigation


Licensed Private Investigator Resume

Summary : A hard-working, energetic, and dedicated professional who accurately performs challenging multi-tasking which involves precision, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational/analytical abilities. Highly proficient in Microsoft Office Skilled in the use of a wide variety of technical equipment and able to rapidly learn new systems and techniques Excellent in troubleshooting.

Skills : Investigations, Fraud Examination, Interviewing, Interrogations, Interrogations.

Description :

    1. Conducted criminal, civil, corporate, and matrimonial investigations.
    2. Performed video surveillance and recorded factual analysis of investigations to confirm any criminal or civil acts, which may be needed as evidence for prosecution.
    3. Uncovered several cases of insurance fraud and matrimonial infidelity.
    4. Conducted corporate and individual background checks.
    5. Served as a material witness for court litigations.
    6. Performed undercover operations.
    7. Met and interviewed with clientele for beginning & final consultations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A. in Communications


Licensed Private Investigator Resume

Objective : Accomplished professional with experience in personnel security investigations and administration. Technologically savvy, detail-oriented, motivated, discrete, results-oriented, with strong communication and organizational skills.

Skills : Working Knowledge Of Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, QuickBooks.

Description :

    1. Utilized computer programs in conjunction with state and federal rules/regulations, to create verbal and written reports. 
    2. Determined areas of compliance/non-compliance based upon current standards of nursing practice, state, and federal regulations. 
    3. Wrote statement of deficiency reports.
    4. Recommended licensure or certification acceptance or denial to supervisor.
    5. Provided technical consultation and education on clinical and nursing quality of care, issues to regulated facilities, consumers and co-workers based on professional judgment, skills, technical knowledge, and current standards of nursing practice, state and federal regulations.
    6. Located Subjects of assigned investigations.
    7. Conducted covert observations of the Subject (Both Stationary and Mobile Surveillance).
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  0-2 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Entry Level
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS in Psychology

                  Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                  Headline : Goal-oriented management professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

                  Skills : Excellent Organizational and Office.

                  Description :

                    1. Conducted public record searches, serve subpoenas, analyze reports, and conduct in-depth background checks.
                    2. Conducted interviews for criminal and civil cases, collect & preserve evidence, examine & scrutinize records & documents.
                    3. Maintained surveillance (e.g. audio, video, visual &/or photographic).
                    4. Formulated & presented evidence to prosecuting authorities for administrative &/or criminal action; Testify in court.
                    5. Coordinated investigations conducted in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies; Analyze investigative information for follow up.
                    6. Wrote concise investigation reports.
                    7. Interviewed witnesses, photograph scenes and locations, surveillance, and serve papers as a process server as directed.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Real Estate and Urban Analysis

                  Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                  Summary : Goal-oriented, self-starter with extensive experience in Investigations, Surveillance, Research, Interviewing, and Report-Writing. Additional experience in Insurance Claims Investigations. Possess an impressive record of dedication to employer, organizational, computer, and time management skills. High commitment to quality, ethics and possess excellent communication skills. Responsible for diverse and complex duties, while enjoying and excelling at working independently, many times with extensive travel.

                  Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, LexisNexis, TLOxP, Networking, Interviewing.

                  Description :

                    1. Provided private investigations services to individuals, companies, attorneys, insurance, and government contractors.
                    2. Specialized in Background Investigations, Interviewing, and Diligent Probate/Adoption Searches.
                    3. Provided background investigations to a federal government agency.
                    4. Maintained Special Programs clearance.
                    5. Conducted interviews of subjects, references, obtain leads, conduct varied record searches, and retrieval.
                    6. Worked a number of different types of investigations including Workman compensation, domestic, missing persons, federal, background checks, and surveillance to name a few.
                    7. One misspelled word or phrase can mean the difference between your client winning or losing their case.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS in Criminal Justice

                  Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                  Headline : An experienced Licensed Private Investigator professional has been focused on human resources and people development, with specific experiences and expertise in learning and development and change management within the public sector.

                  Skills :

                  Description :

                    1. Maintained surveillance (e.g. audio, video, visual &/or photographic), Formulate & present evidence to prosecuting authorities for administrative &/or criminal action; Testify in court.
                    2. Recorded Subject activity on video a recording device.
                    3. Prepared a written descriptive log of observations (Surveillance Report).
                    4. Uploaded Video Evidence and Surveillance Report.
                    5. Formulated investigative policies and procedures for the efficient investigation of consumer complaints.
                    6. Recommended standardized board procedures for handling complaints.
                    7. Supervised case management and case tracking procedures.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          5-7 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Executive
                          Education
                          Education
                          Real Estate And Urban Analysis

                          Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                          Objective : Specialist with 10 years of experience in Law Enforcement developing and successfully prosecuting White Collar Crime cases, Experienced with Financial Fraud investigations involving private insurance claims, credit card fraud, False ID schemes, loan fraud. Some Anti-Money Laundering cases involving foreign and homegrown terrorists.

                          Skills : Microsoft Office, Administrative Support, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Human Resources, Recruiting.

                          Description :

                            1. Managed and marketing the office, during the startup phase of the division.
                            2. Assisted the office with large cases requiring due diligence, extensive research, and accounts receivable.
                            3. Compiled and sending all completed field reports, images, and videos obtained for each client.
                            4. Licensed private investigator for the past twenty years has worked as a secondary occupation, specialized in insurance fraud and major claims.
                            5. Obtained and analyzed information on suspects, crimes, or disturbances to solve cases, to identify criminal activity, or to gather information for court.
                            6. Established and successful private investigator, organized and effective communicator.
                            7. Conducted background investigations of individuals, such as pre-employment checks, to obtain information about an individual's character, financial
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          2-5 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Junior
                          Education
                          Education
                          BA in Criminal Justice

                          Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                          Objective : Responsible for Coordinating investigative efforts of field and office staff with the needs of the Legal Unit, Office of Prosecution, and Boards, and also Assigning and reviewed all investigations involving commercial boards of registration.

                          Skills : Accounting Skills, investigation Skills, Multitasking.

                          Description :

                            1. Worked as a licensed Private Investigator for a boutique firm, conducted web and phone-based research to gather information.
                            2. Utilized third-party search databases, Pace reports, tax records, property records, business records, licensing records, public records, social media, DMV, and investigative databases for investigations.
                            3. Conducted asset searches and interviewed witnesses about a myriad of legal and personal issues.
                            4. Performed and coordinated mobile and static surveillance of subjects of investigation and wrote detailed reports about findings.
                            5. Case types included but were not limited to criminal litigation, employment discrimination, person location, and fraud.
                            6. Met deadlines and was flexible to meet all customer needs.
                            7. Communicated effectively with colleagues, managers, and clients.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          0-2 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Entry Level
                          Education
                          Education
                          BS in Psychology

                          Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                          Summary : Dedicated, proactive law enforcement professional with extensive experience in investigations, patrol, and management in law enforcement. Gained a strong reputation with diverse contacts in the law enforcement field and community. Familiar with budgeting practices, policies, and procedures. Proven leader with a firm but fair attitude and a reputation for honesty, loyalty, and integrity. Good communication, interviewer, interrogation, interpersonal, and presentation skills with specialized training in many aspects of law enforcement.

                          Skills : Customer Service, Communication Skills.

                          Description :

                            1. Manage assigned caseload.
                            2. Initiated background searches, assets searches, locate missing claimants and other persons as assigned.
                            3. Conducted surveillance assignments, research, photograph or digitally recorded subjects, document evidence for court presentation, interview witnesses and subjects related to the case, and write clearly.
                            4. Conducted surveillance, interview people, and perform research for parties in litigation.
                            5. Provided investigative services in civil or domestic matters to include uncovering information related to infidelity, child custody, or divorce.
                            6. Contracted with various federal agencies including DOD, NSA, and Bureau of Prisons.
                            7. Conducted extensive background investigations for 3 privately contracted federal prisons.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Management
                            Education
                            Education
                            Associates In Criminal Justice

                            Licensed Private Investigator Resume

                            Summary : Multifaceted Licensed Private Investigator professional who is flexible and versatile - able to make and conserve money and able to maintain composure under pressure. Poised and competent while demonstrating abilities to problem solve. Excellent team-building skills and an effective communicator.

                            Skills : Typing - 90 WPM, Excellent Interpersonal/Communication.

                            Description :

                              1. Monitored and provided visitor and employee access.
                              2. Provided first aid and other medical assistance if needed.
                              3. Increased sales by 50% by implementing numerous innovative marketing strategies.
                              4. Established a S.W.O.T Analysis for products, services, and ideas in the organization.
                              5. Provided investigation services to attorneys, insurance companies, and personal clients nationwide in connection with Business Intelligence, Asset.
                              6. Conducted online research to obtain information related to the subject of investigations.
                              7. Conducted covert surveillance of claimants using video.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              10+ Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Senior
                              Education
                              Education
                              HS Diploma in Music