A private investigator informally called as a private eye, is a person who can be hired by individuals or civilized persons groups to undertake an investigatory services. A private detective or inquiry agent, may licensed or unlicensed and handles cases such as criminal, maternal, property or attorney, civil matters and other issues. Private investigators evaluate or examining the clues, check the personal records and issues related to the case.
Private and public licensed detectors are hired for different matters by a person. Local private investigators are available mostly for the localities and they have a deep knowledge about that place. In civil cases, an investigator works for attorneys whereas, in criminal cases, they work as informers for police department.
A detector may be hired privately by a person on a secret bond of work to get details about someone. Many private investigation companies provide facility to hire detectives for different sectors such as insurance, corporate sector, cyber company etc. In an insurance field, private eye helps to find out the background of a client, tracking of an abscond debtor for money recovering, third party investigation as an undercover agent and other factor related to the client financial basis.
Identity verification service in forgery cases are also undertaken by detectives. When hiring a private investigator, one should ask for the licensed or registered investigator to avoid any hurdle regarding fraud detective companies.