• ELPS Private Detective Agency is often retained by Law Firms to gather information for fraud, civil litigation, cohabitation, child custody, infidelity, criminal defense, personal injury, workers compensation and other civil and criminal cases where investigative support is needed.
  • For example, an attorney may need to verify the injury of a person filing a worker’s compensation claim. In this case, our investigators will conduct a surveillance to observe the subjects daily activity for a period of time to determine the validity of the claim. Other legal investigations include gathering information for criminal defense attorneys to prove the client’s innocence and in many cases find the true perpetrator, investigating potential suspects, and locating and interviewing witnesses.
  • Private Investigators / Private Detectives are professionals, trained in the art of investigations and surveillance. Professional licensing is required in most states. As with an accountant, attorney or doctor, most states require certain qualifications, training and experience prior to a license being issued. A private investigator’s training is usually varied and tends to focus in certain areas, again much like a lawyer. The crux of a private investigators capability is to take whatever information their client has and to then gather information and evidence that is needed for the client.