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13 09, 2018

Helpful Tips on Hiring a Private Investigator

By | September 13th, 2018|

In a world fraught with deception; scams, hacking, fraudulent Social Media postings, misinformation, identity theft, criminal conduct and infidelity one might find themselves seeking the help of a private investigator also known as a private detective or PI. This blog is intended to enlighten anyone seeking the services of either a Los Angeles Private Investigator or a New York Private Investigator and what they should be aware of before hiring them. Right out of the box, you must be mindful that not all PI’s are qualified, whether they are licensed or not. This blog will hopefully assist you in making [...]

4 09, 2018

What You Should Know Before Retaining a Private Investigator

By | September 4th, 2018|

Often, people seeking the services of a Private Investigator have a misconception about what to expect when meeting with a Private Investigator. Some folks conjured up images of Magnum PI, Columbo or Monk as they begin their search for a Private Investigator to help them with their issue. However, in today’s day and age private investigators come in all shapes and seldom resemble Private Investigators on TV. You might ask how does someone become a Private Investigator? Do they attend a specific college or university? Are they retired law enforcement officers? For the most part, the majority of Private Investigators [...]

25 04, 2018

How to protect your personal data from Facebook

By | April 25th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The world is indeed changing with the rapid advancement in the technology. We could not imagine that one day I could be chatting with my friends in the comfort of my home on a computer or cell phone. Well, it has come to pass, and Facebook is one of the social media platforms that had given us that luxury. To be allowed to use Facebook you first have to register with your personal details such as email, name and contact information. You imagined that your private information was not supposed to be released to the public without your permission yet [...]

14 02, 2018

Private Investigators and Employee Investigations: What to Do When Employees Come Under Suspicion?

By | February 14th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Employee background checks are common practice when it comes to hiring new employees. But what should companies do when they suspect “employee malfeasance” after being employed? One of the first steps taken is to launch a thorough investigation. This may sound like a simple task, but it can quickly become a nightmare (and grounds for a lawsuit) if not handled correctly. So instead of taking on this task alone, most companies are hiring private investigators to conduct employee misconduct investigation services. Small to large businesses and public companies stand to lose thousands of dollars should an employee file suit for [...]

6 11, 2017

Protect Yourself from Stalker: The Possible Ways

By | November 6th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

STALKING A TERRIFYING CRIME Many Stalking victims fear that they are unable to protect themselves or know how to stop their stalker. Even though stalking is a criminal offense in many states across America, there are legal guidelines that must be met for law enforcement to proceed with an arrest warrant and to prosecute a stalker. A victim who is unable to provide evidence that they are a victim of a stalker may be unable to obtain the help of law enforcement. What evidence does it take you may ask? Here are some examples: An actual physical and possibly harmful [...]

11 05, 2017

27 Things I Learned from My 27 Years of Experience as a Private Detective

By | May 11th, 2017|Tags: |

I have 27 years experience as a Los Angeles Private Investigator and a New York Private Investigator. Our profession is also referred to as private detectives. During those 27 years  I learned a great deal, trained others and I successfully solved thousands of investigation assignments. What follows is sharing my experience over the past 27 years with you the reader.     Author, Robert Mann, Director of  Worldwide Intelligence Network 1. Hiring a private detective is a daunting job because there are so many to choose from in each city. 2. We know that people interested in hiring a private investigator  have [...]

6 03, 2017

Eye Opening Federal Criminal Case Dismissed

By | March 6th, 2017|

Author; Robert Mann, Director of Worldwide Intelligence Network LOS ANGELES PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR VS. US GOVERNMENT I’ve been a Private Investigator in Los Angeles and New York City for twenty-six years, and have investigated a number of challenging criminal investigations. What you are about to read might appear to be a preface to a novel, but the reality is that this is a valid case study. Hiring a private investigator is to uncover the truth. This story is about finding the truth against insurmountable odds. INTRODUCTION Upon meeting the subject of this article (herein referred to as Steve), the first words [...]

9 12, 2016

(Updated)Tips on Hiring a Private Detective

By | December 9th, 2016|Tags: , , |

In a world fraught with deception; scams, hacking, misinformation, fraud, criminal conduct and infidelity one might find themselves seeking the help of a private investigator also known as a private detective and PI. This article is intended to enlighten anyone seeking the services of a private investigator and what they should be aware of before hiring a Private Detective. Know this! Not All Pi’s are qualified. Confidentiality Is Imperative Before discussing a situation with a Private Detective, it is advisable to ask whether the discussion with them will remain private and confidential. The PI should make it abundantly clear that anything discussed [...]

21 11, 2016

The Startling Truth About Nanny Child Abuse

By | November 21st, 2016|Tags: , , |

If you are a parent contemplating hiring a nanny or child care provider, this article is intended to help protect you and your child from the unspeakable horrors of nanny child abuse. As the founder of one of America’s preeminent nanny agencies forty-eight years ago, I will explain how we successfully prevented nanny child abuse from ever occurring. To fully appreciate the importance of this article and the seriousness of how pervasive nanny child abuse is nearly two million people subscribed to this videos depicting nanny child abuse. We learned from our own personal and professional experience that parents often [...]

20 10, 2016

(Updated)How Many Of Your Social Media Friends Have A Key To Your Home?

By | October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

  For those who enjoy posting on Social Media, ask yourself these questions: Have you posted information about where you live,  the names of your children and pets and where you work? Have you posted information about the party you are going to this weekend? What about when your getaway vacation starts or your plans with your children tomorrow? If you posted any of these examples, you need to be aware that you may have provided information that is extremely helpful to hundreds of potential burglars or worse yet, kidnappers. You might as well have posted where you hide that [...]

20 10, 2016

Confirming Infidelity: Are You Delusional or is Your Partner Cheating on You?

By | October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

IS YOUR PARTNER A CHEATER Robert Mann, Author Director of Worldwide Intelligence Network A Full Service Private Investigation & Bodyguard Services Company You have an uncomfortable feeling that your life’s partner is unfaithful to you and that they are cheating. You made up your mind to confront your partner and asked if they are unfaithful. Your partner replied, “are you delusional?” You expected a denial but not such a harsh response. That answer moves you closer to contemplating severing the relationship knowing it will break your heart not to mention how afraid you are of being alone again. [...]

25 08, 2016

(Updated)Is your Stalker Real or Imagined?

By | August 25th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Signs of a Stalker: Are You Being Followed? There are 7.5 million people stalked every year. Has your stalker acted out in a course of conduct directed at you that would cause you to feel fear and to be unsafe? Is your stalker someone you know, or you do not know but has consistently been following you, calling or sending you letters, emails even gifts or flowers? Those occurrences constitute sufficient evidence to establish you are being stalked. You should try to document every incident and sighting of your stalker, including the location, the date and time of confrontation or [...]

9 05, 2016

(Updated)Locate Someone With the Help of a Private Investigator

By | May 9th, 2016|Tags: , |

PEOPLE NEEDING PEOPLE As an international private investigation firm, we often receive requests from clients to conduct a locate investigation to find an ex-girlfriend, boyfriend, ex-spouse or relative who they allegedly lost contact with.  We are in the business of finding people for those who are reaching out to find that special someone. However, we make sure their intentions are legitimate, and they are not using us to find someone they want to cause harm to. It is a tremendous responsibility to reveal a person's location without first making sure they want to be found. ETHICAL & MORAL RESPONSIBILITIES  We [...]

21 04, 2016

Miley Cyrus Home Burglary

By | April 21st, 2016|

Miley Cyrus’ year recently went from bad to worse, with reports of a recent burglary pop sensation’s home. It was reported that two intruders, a man and a woman, broke into the singer’s home and stole purses, jewelry and her 2014 Maseratti Quattroporte. The burglary took place at 4:00 p.m on a Friday and police found no evidence of forced entry. The couple managed to scale a wall that surrounded the singer’s property and entered her home via the singer’s garage. 

Cyrus was not present at her home at the time, as she was conducting the European leg of her [...]

31 03, 2016

(updated)Your Awareness Could Prevent A Terrorist Attack

By | March 31st, 2016|

Prior to 911(September 11 attacks), we would not have paid attention to a suitcase left unattended at the entrance or inside an airport terminal. Today that suitcase should be an immediate safety concern to everyone at that airport. It takes only a moment to dial 911 and report the presence of an unattended suitcase. True, the suitcase could have been accidentally left behind or perhaps it could be a bomb waiting to be detonated. Each and every one of us must try to remember to be hyper-aware and diligent of any unusual observation or occurrence. Our minds as unfortunate as [...]

19 11, 2015

Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards Get’s a Bad Rap

By | November 19th, 2015|

“Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards got too pushy and shoved fellow VIP Jessica Alba at the packed Opening Ceremony fashion show. Jenner and her boyfriend, Tyga, were there Sunday night, along with guests including Miguel, Tinashe, Laverne Cox, Natasha Lyonne, Spike Jonze, Alexa  Chung, Kelly Osbourne and Rose McGowan. But after the inventive show wowed the crowd with models from the New York City Ballet and choreography by Justin Peck, spies said Kylie’s Bodyguards were anything but graceful. After the show as guests were trying to leave the venue, “it was very crowded,” said a source. “Everyone was in the crush and Jessica had [...]

29 10, 2015

Bodyguards Are Not Just For The Rich & Famous

By | October 29th, 2015|

By Robert Johnson, Staff Writer for the Wall Street Journal You don't have to be rock singer Marilyn Manson  or an executive traveling to Russia to hire a bodyguard these days. The clientele of bodyguards is expanding quickly, in this era of affluence, to non-celebrities and to workers far down the pecking order from top executives. For the heavily fragmented industry of mostly small companies that provide bodyguards, or "personal protection agents," as they prefer to be called today, business is booming. "If you don't feel comfortable without security for something -- for anything -- we'll make that our concern," [...]

28 10, 2015

Surveillance Is Not Easy

By | October 28th, 2015|

To appreciate how difficult it is to conduct surveillance try this easy test? Drive to a nearby market. Park your car and follow anyone you chose who drives out of the lot. Chances are you may not make it three blocks before you lose that person. Surveillance is an art and it takes years of practice and experience to become a qualified surveillance investigator. All too often we hear from some clients who suspect their significant other is cheating that they decided to follow them. Within minutes they were either discovered or they lost sight of the car within thirty [...]

7 10, 2015

Infidelity Surveillance Cell Phones Reveal Cheaters

By | October 7th, 2015|

Infidelity – Cheater Surveillance Did you know that it is now possible to track the exact location of your spouse or significant other anywhere in the world via your cell phone? We recently were assigned to assist a private investigator who flew in to Los Angeles from Mexico City to conduct an infidelity surveillance on the wife of his very wealthy entrepreneurial client in Mexico City. The wife and her husband had an argument and she decided to fly to the US to get away from her husband. No matter where his wife was in Los Angeles the private investigator was able to track her movements and her exact location on his cell phone. [...]

11 09, 2015

(Updated)Your Teenager and ISIS a Tragedy

By | September 11th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Who would have imagined parents finding themselves concerned about their child running away from home, from their family and friends to join a terrorist group such as ISIS?  Unfortunately, this issue has become a reality for parents who must now take notice and become extremely vigilant as to their teenager's Internet activities. Granted, parents have more than their fair share of stress dealing with all of the life's issues. Try to imagine how you would feel to open your front door and be greeted by the FBI telling you that your teenager has been communicating with ISIS recruiters and was apprehended at the airport about to board a [...]