Pursuit Magazine
Failing Forward: Ten Hard-Won Lessons for Running a PI Business
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:50:58 +0000
After shuttering his firm for a year, a Virginia private investigator learns what it takes to succeed.
OSMOSIS 2018: Wizards of OSINT
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 17:58:09 +0000
A CFE's recap of Osmosis 2018, the annual online social media and open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation summit.
Adoption Search Diplomacy: Why Some Birth Parents Don’t Want to be Found
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 15:49:13 +0000
A private investigator specializing in adoption searches researches the reasons some biological parents might prefer to remain unknown.
Op-Ed: I Am Not a “Bounty Hunter.”
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:57:56 +0000
A veteran bail industry professional strongly objects to the label, "bounty hunter." Here's why:
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Private Investigator Moms
Wed, 02 May 2018 13:35:05 +0000
We've sleuthed out some detective-centric gift ideas for the gumshoe mom in your life. Here's the scoop:
How to Defend an Offensive Client—Who Just Happens to Be Innocent
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:06:30 +0000
When a private investigator is hired by an unapologetic racist, who was accused of a felony hate crime he didn't commit, the PI must put aside his feelings and turn to the facts.
Garbology 101: Trash Pull Tips for Private Investigators
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:35:13 +0000
The dirty secret of private investigation: Dumpster diving can yield the best intel.
Anatomy of a LinkedIn Hustle
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 18:00:26 +0000
Want to scam somebody on LinkedIn? Maybe don't ask to connect to a Certified Fraud Examiner.
Stop Competing and Start Collaborating
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:55:30 +0000
A Colorado investigator in a rural county makes the case for forming working alliances with other PIs.
How the Godmother of Death Investigations Turned a Craft into a Calling
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:30:19 +0000
In the 1940s and 50s, Frances Glessner Lee's macabre dollhouse crime scene dioramas helped detectives learn to investigate unexplained deaths without disturbing the evidence.