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ICS offers a full range of private investigation services throughout the world. To meet the ICS mission within the State of Ohio in an affordable, reliable and confidential manner, we are proud to announce that twenty-five year veteran of Ohio private investigations Mr. Michael Antonoff is the new owner and operator of ICS of Ohio. He has conducted business as SRM Investigations and operates under the Homeland Security Division with the license number 201021001676. We encourage you to contact Mr. Antonoff by phone for your Ohio private investigation needs by calling (866) 651-6458 or submitting an Ohio private investigator free consultation today.


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Local Ohio Private Investigator

Private Investigators in Ohio are required to be licensed in order to conduct Private Investigation services. If your investigation requires the case to move out of state, the private investigator must still abide by any out of state licensing requirements.

Ohio Private Investigator

International Counterintelligence Services (ICS) is an international private investigation agency with certified sub-contractors in every state.  Hiring a private investigator quickly can be critical to the outcome of many case types, so do not hesitate to call if you need a private investigator. You can receive a confidential and free consultation 24 hours a day to discuss your case with a private investigator or case analyst from ICS by calling (888) 223-6494, or contact us through our online free consultation system. Either way, we stand ready to serve you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including all holidays.

Ohio Private Investigator

A private investigator in Ohio must apply to the Ohio Department of Public Safety and pass licensing requirements, including a thorough background check. While many Ohio private investigators come from a law enforcement or military background, it is not a requirement for employment as a private investigator. Often times a degree in Criminal Justice or other security and investigation work can be just as important to prospective employers.

You can rest assured that any Ohio private investigator assigned to your case with ICS is an authorized sub-contractor fully licensed and insured in accordance with Ohio State Laws and participates in the required continuing education.

Private Investigator in Ohio

ICS provides a full range of investigations for the State of Ohio, and has authorized sub-contractors in every major metropolitan region. Whether your case involves fraud, adultery, missing persons, child custody, extramarital affairs or infidelity, asset searches, surveillance, background checks or any of our other services, ICS has the resources and expertise to find the answers you need.<

Ohio Computer Forensics Private Investigator

ICS private investigators are skilled and experienced in providing computer forensics investigations in Ohio to scientifically analyze the data held on, or retrieved from computer storage media.  Evidence collected by ICS can be used as evidence in an Ohio court of law. Our Ohio computer forensics investigators provide services such as: data recovery of emails, instant messages, and all types of files, virus and spyware detection and removal, email tracing, pornography detection, computer and network intrusion detection and prevention, internet history evaluation, hidden files detection, and more.

Technical Surveillance Countermeasures

Private Investigators in Ohio

Technical surveillance countermeasures (TSCM) eavesdropping detection and bug sweeps are designed to detect any means of eavesdropping or electronic bugs in use at your home, office or vehicle. The TSCM professionals with ICS are highly qualified, certified and accredited. Whether your case involves suspicion of corporate espionage, stalking, intrusion into your private affairs, extortion, identity theft, or any other malicious attempt to harm you through information theft, the TSCM professionals at ICS are ready to assist you with an in-depth, comprehensive survey. A technical surveillance countermeasures sweep with ICS involves both physical and electronic inspection of the area of concern to determine if any means of eavesdropping or information theft are in use, like infrared, laser, audio recording, video recording, phone taps, GPS tracking, hidden cameras, wireless microphones, radio transmitters, cell phone interceptors, and more. A technical surveillance countermeasures eavesdropping detection and bug sweep is a service offered by ICS and is not itself an investigation; ICS will work with an Ohio private investigator to report findings and take action in the event of a discovery of illegal surveillance activities.

Ohio Background Check

Do you need a background check performed on an individual in the State of Ohio? Are you in Ohio and need a background check performed elsewhere? ICS can provide this service and many others. Background checks are one of the most well known and useful investigation tools a private investigator can provide. Sometimes a background check is all a client needs and other times it is merely the first step into a more in-depth investigation, providing clues and leads for the investigator and client to pursue. If you need a Ohio background check or an investigation involving one, the professionals at ICS are ready to work for you to provide the discreet and confidential service you need. ICS has been helping people in Ohio just like you get results since 1967.


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Local Associations and Important Resources for Ohio

Ohio Association of Security and Investigation Services

Website: https://www.ohoasis.com/

The State of Ohio Official Website

Website: https://ohio.gov/

Ohio Department of Public Safety

Website: https://www.homelandsecurity.ohio.gov/

Ohio State Legislature

Website: https://www.legislature.state.oh.us/

Ohio Revised Code

Website: https://codes.ohio.gov/orc

About Ohio:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohio


Jurisdictional, Licensing, and Regulation Concerns

Ohio Private Investigator License

Ohio requires a private investigator to be licensed with the Ohio Department of Public Safety.
Reference Website: http://pisgs.ohio.gov/

Contact Information:
Website: http://pisgs.ohio.gov/
Email: pisg@dps.state.oh.us
Division of Homeland Security/PI/SG Unit, 1970 W. Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43223
Phone: (614) 466-4130
Fax: (614) 752-6380

Associations:
Ohio Association of Security and Investigation Services

Citation Statute:
Ohio Revised Code
Title 47: Occupations - Professions
Chapter 4749: Private Investigators; Security Services

Website: http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/4749

Qualifications Requirement:
Requirements for licensure as a Private Investigator or Security Services Provider are found in Section 4749.03 of the R.C. Any individual, partnership or corporation may be licensed to conduct the business of private investigation or security services, or both, if the applicant meets the following requirements:

a. Has a good reputation for integrity, has not been convicted of a felony within the last three years or any offense involving moral turpitude, and has not been adjudicated incompetent for the purpose of holding the license, as provided in 5122.30.1 of the R.C., without having been restored to legal capacity for that purpose.

b. Depending upon the class of license for which application is made, for a continuous period of at least two years immediately preceding application for a license, has been engaged in investigatory or security services work for a law enforcement or other public agency engaged in investigatory activities, or for a private investigator or security guard provider, or engaged in the practice of law, or has acquired equivalent experience as determined by rule of the director of public safety.

c. Demonstrates competency as a private investigator or security guard provider by passing an examination devised for this purpose by the director of public safety.

d. Submits evidence of comprehensive general liability insurance coverage, or other equivalent guarantee approved by the director in such form and in principal amounts satisfactory to the director, but not less than one hundred thousand dollars for each person and three hundred thousand dollars for each occurrence for bodily injury liability, and one hundred thousand dollars for property damage liability.

e. Pays the requisite examination ($30 fee which is non-refundable) and license fee ($375 which is refundable if a license is not issued).

f. Satisfactorily passes the criminal background check.

g. Provides character references from at least five reputable citizens, each of whom has known the applicant, officer, or qualifying agent for at least five years preceding the application, and none of whom are connected with the applicant, officer, or qualifying agent by blood or marriage.

Testing: An examination is necessary in order to become licensed in the state of Ohio.

Fees: Requisite examination ($30 fee which is non-refundable) and license fee ($375 which is refundable if a license is not issued).

Renewal Information: $275 for renewal of license.

Advertising Restrictions: Directly from Laws and Rules, Private Investigator Security Guard Services, Ohio Department of Public Safety:

4501: 7-1-14 Advertisement identification.

(A) All advertisements and/or other promotional material shall carry the legal name or trade name designation and the address under which the licensee is licensed to do business. If a licensee chooses to adopt an abbreviated name for advertising purposes, prior written approval shall be obtained from the department of public safety.

(B) If, in its advertising, a corporate licensee identifies one or more of its divisions by name, such names shall not be considered multiple business names or trade names. A corporate licensee shall notify the department of public safety of its designation of a division by name before use of the division




Private Investigation Cases covered in Ohio:
Abondoned Property Investigation
Accident Reconstruction
Activity Checks
Adopted Child Locate Investigation
Adultery or Infidelity Investigations (Marital)
AOE or COE Insurance Investigation
Arson or Fire Loss Investigation
Background Checks (Online Dating)
Background Investigation
Background Investigation (Pre-Marital or Pre-nuptial)
Bankruptcy Due Diligence
Beneficiary Investigations
Birth Parent Locate Investigation
Blacklisting and Blackballing Investigations
Bomb Threats and Detection
Bug Sweeps
Cargo and Transportation Investigation
Cargo Theft Investigation
CDL Verification
Cellphone Spyware Detection
Cellphone Tapping Detection
Cellular Forensics
Cheating Decoy Investigations
Cheating Husband Investigation
Cheating Spouse Investigation
Cheating Wife Investigation
Child Abuse or Molestation
Child Custody and Visitation Investigations
Child Exploitation and Obscenity (Pornography)
Child Support Enforcement and Collection
Child Support Modification
Cohabitation Investigation
Cold Case Investigations
Commercial GPS Tracking
Competitive Business Intelligence
Computer Eavesdropping Detection
Computer Forensics Investigation
Computer Hacking Detection
Computer Spyware Detection
Corporate Slander Investigation
Counterfeiting Crime
Counter-Surveillance
Covert Surveillance (Tailing)
Criminal Background Checks and Search
Criminal Defense Investigations
Criminal Investigation (All Types)
Cyber Sabotage Investigations
Debugging
D'enquête pour les Clients qui Parlent Français
Dependency Investigations
Digital Forensics
Discrimination Claims Investigations
Diversion or Conversion Investigations
Divorce Investigation
Document Examination and Assessment
Domestic Investigations (All Types)
Domestic Violence
Drowning and Boating Accident Investigations
Drug Testing
Due Diligence Investigation (General)
Eavesdropping Detection (Bugs and Taps)
eDiscovery
Elder Abuse Investigations
Electronic Discovery Services
Email Tracking and SMS Tracing
Embezzlement Investigation
Employee Malingering Investigation
Employee Theft Investigation
Employment Misconduct Investigation
Espionage Investigations
Expert Witness Testimony
Extortion or Exaction Investigations
Financial Fraud Investigations
Fugitive Apprehension
Gay Spouse Investigation
GPS Tracking Detection
Hidden Assets Investigation
Hidden Assets Search (Lost or Forgotten)
Homicide and Murder Investigation
Human Trafficking
Identity Theft
Inheritance Investigation
Insurance Fraud Investigations (Active Case)
Intellectual Property and Copyright Infringement
International Marriage Investigation
International Rendition
Internet Cyber Bullying
Internet Defamation and Slander Investigations
Investigación para Clientes que Hablan Español
Juror Vetting (Jury Selection)
Kidnapping and Ransom Situation
Labor Dispute Monitoring
Land Ownership and Title Investigation
Litigation & Legal Support (Active Case)
Locate Lost People
Loss and Theft Investigations
Lost Family Member
Malpractice Investigation
Maritime or Boating Investigations
Medical and Dental Malpractice
Mergers and Acquisitions Investigation
Mind Control or Brainwashing Investigations
Missing Persons
Missing Pet Investigations
Mobile Phone and PDA Seizures
Money Laundering Investigations
Mortgage Fraud Investigations
Mystery and Secret Shopper
Narcotics Detection
Online Auction Fraud
Online Defamation Investigation
Online Gaming and MMO Investigations
Online Social Networking Investigation
Organized Crime Control or RICO
Origin and Cause Investigation
Other Private Investigator Case
Overdue Cargo Investigation
Paternity Investigations and Testing
Personal Injury
Personal Protection
Polygraph and Lie Detection (General)
Polygraph and Lie Detection for Domestic Purposes
Polygraph and Lie Detection for Employee Purposes
Polygraph and Lie Detection for Pre Employment Screening
Pre-Employment Screening
Probate Investigation
Process Service (Worldwide)
Professional Malpractice Investigations
Public Interest Investigations
Real Estate Fraud Investigations
Religion or Faith Based Investigation
Runaway and Missing Children
Sabotage Investigations
Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Securities Investigations
Sects Occult or Cults Investigations
Security Consulting (CPP & PPS Certified)
Sexual Harassment Claims
Sick Day Fraud
Signal Piracy Investigation
Slander and Defamation of Character Investigations
Social Media Investigation
Spousal Maintenance or Alimony Modification
Stalking and Harassment Investigations
Sting Operations
Stock Options Fraud
Stolen or Lost Cat Investigations
Stolen or Lost Dog Investigations
Stolen or Lost Pet Investigations
Stolen Property Investigations
Strike and Labor Unrest
Sub-Rosa Surveillance
Substance Abuse Investigation
Surface or Forensic Drug Detection
Surveillance (Beacon or GPS tracking)
Surveillance Detection (Countermeasures)
Technical Surveillance Countermeasures
Telephone Tapping Detection
Tenant Screening
Traffic and Vehicle Accident Reconstruction
Undercover and Covert Investigations
Unfair Competition Investigations
Unfaithful or Cheating Partner (Non-Marital)
Unlawful Conduct Investigations
Unsolved Crime Investigations
Vendor Screening Investigations
Veterinary Malpractice Investigations
Water Related Death Investigation
White Collar Crime
Wire and Electronic Communications Crime
Witness Locates and Interviewing
Witness Statements
Workers' Compensation Fraud (AOE/COE)
Workplace (ADA, EEOC, or FMLA Sensitive)
Workplace Conditions Investigations
Workplace Investigation Interview
Workplace Violence Investigation
Wrongful Death Investigations
Wrongful Imprisonment Investigation


Clients Serviced in Ohio:
Attorneys & Legal Services
Business (100+ Employees)
Business (Small Business)
Education Services Industry
Financial Services Industry
Government (Local/State/Federal)
Hotel, Bar or Restaurant Specific
Human Resource Professionals
Individual Clients (Personal Cases)
Insurance Industry and Adjusters
Law Enforcement Specific
Medical Services or Hospice
Non-Government Organization
Parental or Caretaker
Real Estate Professionals
Security & Private Investigator
Spousal or Matrimonial
Transportation (Trucking and Cargo)


Services offered in Ohio
Audio Enhancement
Canine Training and Sales (K9)
Commercial Driver Pre Screening
Comprehensive Information Resources
Computer Forensic Services
Counter-Surveillance Services
Counterintelligence Services
Criminal Investigation Services
Crisis Intervention Services
DNA Testing
Electronic Discovery Services
Employee Screening Programs
Fingerprint Lifting
Fingerprinting
Forensic Accounting
Forensic Electronic Discovery
Forensic Lab Testing
Handwriting Analysis
Internet Use Investigation
Investigations to Find People
Missing Persons Investigations
Personal Investigations
Personal Protection
Physical Evidence and Forensics Services
Polygraph or Lie Detection Services
Private Investigations (International)
Private Investigations (United States)
Process Service
Public Records Research
Reputation Defense
Retail Loss and Theft Prevention
Shredded or Destroyed Document Reconstruction
Signal Piracy Auditing
Skip Tracing to Find People
Supplier and Vendor Screening
Technical Surveillance Countermeasures
Tenant Background Services
Undercover Investigations

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