Local Edwardsville Private Investigation Services
ICS provides a full range of investigations services for the City of Edwardsville and all surrounding metropolitan areas. Simply submit a free online private investigation consultation form.
A private investigator in Edwardsville must apply to the Illinois Department of Public Safety and pass licensing requirements, including a thorough background check. While many private investigators come from a law enforcement or military background, it is not a requirement for employment as a private investigator in Illinois.
You can rest assured that any Edwardsville Private Investigator assigned to your case with ICS are fully licensed and insured in accordance with Edwardsville laws and participates in any required continuing education.
Edwardsville Private Investigator
Illinois has a population of nearly 13 million people and a crime rate that is close to the national average in terms of violent and property crimes, or “index crimes.” There were 401,272 such crimes reported in 2011, or 31.18 per 1,000 residents. Of those, 4.29 were violent and 26.89 were property crimes, compared to 3.9 and 29.1 nationally. In Edwardsville, the population accounts for only 24,000 of the residents of the State. The crime index indicates that it is safer than 35% of the cities in the U.S. Only 0.7 violent crimes and 24.65 property crimes were reported per 1,000 residents in 2011. But the relative safety of the city does not mean that supplemental investigation would not be in your best interest. To ensure that your case in investigated to its fullest potential by a highly skilled professional, you should contact a private investigator in the ICS network.
How to become a Private Investigator in Edwardsville
- Be at least 21 years of age
- Have no felony convictions within the last 10 years
- Is of good moral character and of mental competence, does not suffer from substance addiction
- Has a minimum of three (3) years experience within the past five (5) years working full-time for a licensed private detective agency, a licensed attorney, or in a law enforcement agency
- Pass a written examination
Edwardsville Private Investigator Restrictions
In order to conduct private investigations in Edwardsville, all private investigators must comply with local and federal laws.
Impersonate Law Enforcement - Private Investigators in Edwardsville cannot carry a badge, wear a uniform or say anything that might imply that the private investigator is a police officer or federal agent.
Make an Arrest - Private Investigators in Edwardsville cannot legally make an arrest. If there is evidence that suggests an arrest should be made the investigator should contact law enforcement.
Wiretapping - Wiretapping is illegal without a proper warrant. Private Investigators cannot tap a phone.
Trespassing - Private Investigators cannot break and enter onto private property.
Edwardsville Missing Persons Investigation
Missing person cases happen all the time and the police do not always have the time or resources to devote towards a full missing persons investigation. Are you in Edwardsville and are trying to find a missing person? Are you in Edwardsville and are trying to find a missing person elsewhere? ICS has been conducting missing person investigations since 1967 and we have the experience, knowledge and resources to achieve results. Call today and speak with a private investigator to see how we can help you with your missing persons investigation.
Edwardsville Background Investigation
Are you in Edwardsville and need a background investigation done? Are you in Edwardsville but need a background investigation conducted elsewhere? Background investigations are very useful tools that private investigators can offer clients. If you believe you need to conduct a background investigation on someone in Edwardsville, or anywhere else for that matter, ICS can help. ICS has been conducting background investigation services since 1967 and has experienced investigators standing by to get you the information your looking for. Call us today to discuss your case confidentially with a background investigator to see how we can help you with your case.
Edwardsville Adultery or Infidelity Investigation
Adultery or infidelity can be a devastating and emotional experience to go through. Don't let your suspicions and emotions take over you without having a clear understanding of whats going on. ICS can provide you the piece of mind you need before making any unnecessary or irrational decisions and arm you with the facts. If your located in Edwardsville and believe you need to have an adultery investigation conducted, call ICS. We have been doing adultery and infidelity investigations since 1967 and have the experience and knowledge to get you results.
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