Local Skokie Private Investigation Services
ICS provides a full range of investigations services for the City of Skokie and all surrounding metropolitan areas. Simply submit a free online private investigation consultation form.
A private investigator in Skokie 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 Skokie Private Investigator assigned to your case with ICS are fully licensed and insured in accordance with Skokie laws and participates in any required continuing education.
Skokie Private Investigator
With its population of nearly 13 million people, the State of Illinois is on par with the national medians in terms of crime rates. In 2011, 401,272 index crimes were reported, which include both violent and property crimes. Of the 31.18 crimes per 1,000 residents that averages, 4.29 were violent and 26.89 were property crimes, compared to 3.9 and 29.1 nationally. With a population of over 65,000 people, Skokie is on the higher end of both residents and crime rates compared to many of the other suburbs, being rated safer than only 29% of United States cities. There were 2.17 violent and 26.51 property crimes reported per 1,000 residents in 2011, which still remains below the State and national medians. But that is enough crime to warrant a need for extra help in investigating. By hiring a private investigator such as one licensed by ICS, you are guaranteeing that a skilled professional is dedicated to your case around the clock.
How to become a Private Investigator in Skokie
- 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
Skokie Private Investigator Restrictions
In order to conduct private investigations in Skokie, all private investigators must comply with local and federal laws.
Impersonate Law Enforcement - Private Investigators in Skokie 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 Skokie 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.
Skokie Child Custody Investigation
Do you have a child custody investigation that needs to be done in Skokie? Are you located in Skokie but need a child custody investigation conducted elsewhere? Child Custody Investigations can be complicated and your often left with your word against your spouse. If your trying to gain full child custody or need evidence that proves your ex spouse is not fit to raise your child, ICS can help. International Counterintelligence Services has been providing clients child custody investigation services since 1967 and we have the knowledge and experience to get you the evidence you need that will be admissible in court. Call today and learn how we can start your child custody investigation.
Skokie Background Investigation
Do you need a background investigation in Skokie? Are you located in Skokie but need a background investigation somewhere else? Background Investigations are a valuable resource private investigators can offer to clients. If your looking to find as much information on a subject as possible a background investigation is what you need. Sometimes a background investigation covers everything a client needs. However, in other circumstances, you may need a background investigation as a part of a much larger investigation. Regardless of your needs, call ICS today and learn more about how our private investigators can help you with your investigation.
Skokie Cheating Spouse Investigation
Are you located in Skokie and are having suspicions your spouse is cheating on you? Before jumping to conclusions without proper evidence, call ICS. International Counterintelligence Services has been offering clients in Skokie cheating spouse investigations to help gather the truth about whats really going on. You deserve peace of mind. Find out the truth about whats really going on in your relationship by speaking with a private investigator today. ICS has been providing cheating spouse investigations since 1967.