Articles on the field of private investigation and protection.

31 03, 2016

(updated) Your Awareness Could Prevent A Terrorist Attack

By |2019-06-05T11:00:22-07:00March 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 [...]

19 11, 2015

Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards Get’s a Bad Rap

By |2019-06-05T10:58:16-07:00November 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 |2019-06-05T10:56:58-07:00October 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 |2019-06-05T10:59:25-07:00October 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 |2019-01-25T06:18:31-07:00October 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 |2019-01-25T06:18:31-07:00September 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 [...]

11 04, 2015

(Updated)Corporate Security Services

By |2019-01-25T06:18:35-07:00April 11th, 2015|

Statistics show that inadequate and inefficient corporate security measures cost American companies billions of dollars every year, and security breaches have been detected in approximately 85% of companies and government agencies (a number that accounts for only those that have been reported). Failure to protect against threats and resolve crises negatively impacts a company's performance and can even shorten its lifespan.   Worldwide Intelligence Network has been rated as being in the Top Five of the Best Corporate Investigation Companies in America by Conde Nast Publications. An effective corporate security program protects a company from internal and external threats affecting [...]

11 04, 2015

Workers Compensation Investigation Services

By |2019-01-25T06:18:35-07:00April 11th, 2015|

Statistics compiled by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) state that workers' compensation fraud costs insurers approximately $7.2 billion a year, causing premiums to increase, forcing businesses to lose money, and making it more difficult for those who are genuinely entitled to file claims. False workers' compensation claims is considered to be the fastest growing type of insurance fraud, a crime that Worldwide Intelligence Network has been dedicated to put an end to. The Worldwide Intelligence Network Advantage 1. As a Workers' Compensation insurance company, employer, or third party administrator, you will be consistently pleased with the quality, efficiency and [...]

11 04, 2015

Workers’ Compensation Investigation Services

By |2019-01-25T06:18:35-07:00April 11th, 2015|

Worldwide Intelligence Network has been conducting AOE/COE and Sub Rosa Workers’ Compensation Investigation Services for the past twenty five years. Interviews of  claimants and witnesses number in the thousands. Sub Rosa and Activity Check investigations number in the hundreds and are performed by superb experienced field investigators with proven track records.  In addition to providing investigative coverage throughout California and New York we provide Workers Compensation claims investigations through our associate network of investigators all across America. Our Workers’ Compensation investigations have led to several millions of dollars saved by our clients who are insurance companies, self- insured entities and [...]

22 02, 2015

Where Were Lana Del Rey’s Bodyguards?

By |2015-10-08T23:11:54-07:00February 22nd, 2015|

Lana Del Rey is a singer/songwriter who is set to release her new album, Ultraviolence, later this year. But there is trouble brewing for the songstress. This is what happens when professional Personal Protection Specialists and celebrity bodyguards are not retained to manage the paparazzi at a film shoot. Del Rey’s production company is currently being sued for $1million after a video shoot for her song, Tropico, turned ugly. Karl Larsen, a photographer who works for Rolling Stone magazine, claims that he was attacked by 3 members of Del Rey’s entourage who wanted him to stop taking pictures of the [...]

20 07, 2014

(Updated)You’re In Love With Someone You Met Online-Be Very Careful!!

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00July 20th, 2014|

We so often receive investigative requests from men and women who are involved in very personal relationships with someone they met online. They have come to point where they are uncomfortable and want us to investigate whether their lover is who they say they are and if they are married or committed to another relationship. Many of these people readily admit they are very much in love even though they have never met face to face with their online lover. Usually, these investigative requests occur when the online lover promises to fly out to meet them and then suddenly comes [...]

20 06, 2014

(Updated)Beware of Phony Creditor Calls Asking for Payment

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00June 20th, 2014|Tags: |

There is a new and very ugly scam being perpetrated upon hundreds if not thousands of Americans across the country by low life’s seeking to steal hard earned money and savings from uninformed individuals who are randomly selected by the scammer thieves. These thieves will call and identify themselves as a creditor who is owed money. They will tell their victims that a police report has been filed for failure to pay their debt and a subpoena will be served upon them in a matter of minutes if they don’t issue payment within 24 hours. The calls will be consistent [...]

20 05, 2014

(Updated)Corporate Security Breaches Come In All Shapes and Sizes

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00May 20th, 2014|

Worldwide Intelligence Network has not been asleep at the wheel while American companies have been infiltrated by Chinese and Eastern European hackers. Los Angeles and New York based, Worldwide Intelligence Network, has consistently maintained a strict discipline in countering security breaches being launched internationally to compromise the security of American Corporations. All too often Corporations become complacent with regard to evaluating and updating their networks and protocols to combat the possibility of security breaches designed to invade their company and that is exactly what the perpetrators look for. In almost all instances of a security breach there has been one [...]

23 04, 2014

(Updated)Cheating and Infidelity–Catching Cheaters

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00April 23rd, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

It’s quite clear that you would not have searched and found our website unless you had an uneasy feeling about your life’s partner being unfaithful to you. Perhaps you were upfront and honest when you approached your partner about your infidelity suspicions and what you heard in return was that you’re delusional. So, where do you go from there? You undoubtedly have thought about the alternatives of what it would be like to break up your relationship. You might feel it would be very lonely without your partner and on the other hand, you will ask yourself could you continue [...]

20 04, 2014

Elite Anti-Stalker Task Force

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00April 20th, 2014|

Introducing the Anti-Stalker Task Force, a group of elite investigators who have over 40 years of collective experience in the field of personal protection and stalking investigations. The sole purpose of the Anti-Stalker Task Force is to keep you safe, so you don’t have to live in fear anymore. Are You A Victim of Stalking? Did you know that there are 6.6 million victims of stalking every year? If you feel threatened by the unwanted attention of someone, then you are a victim of stalking. Their attention may be in the form of sending you mail or watching you unnervingly [...]

20 02, 2014

Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

By |2015-10-08T22:37:21-07:00February 20th, 2014|

The CEO of a large company was advised that an anonymous whistle blower emailed his HR department saying that one of the company’s employees is selling illicit drugs to other employees. Although there are close circuit cameras installed throughout the facility it appears that the drug dealing is carried on out of view of the cameras. Worldwide Intelligence Network was called in to formulate an investigative strategy. It was decided that an undercover investigator would be hired to work in the company. Most of the employees are Hispanic and therefore the undercover investigator assigned was Hispanic. Undercover investigations can be [...]

12 02, 2014

How Businesses Counter Internal Theft

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00February 12th, 2014|

A client’s merchandise failed to arrive at his customer’s factory after being driven there by one of his drivers. The client and his foreman checked their stock room to see if the merchandise was inadvertently left behind. It was not. The client replaced the missing merchandise for his customer. Weeks later the same thing happened but this time the client was certain it was not a mistake. One of his drivers was stealing. The client had five delivery trucks and five drivers. Worldwide Intelligence Network was asked to conduct an investigation to ascertain who was stealing from the client. Worldwide [...]

18 12, 2013

(Updated)What You Should Know About Retaining a Competent Private Investigator

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00December 18th, 2013|

In a world fraught with deception, misinformation, and cheating, you may need a professional, skilled and experienced private investigator who can ethically obtain requisite information for you. Know Your Objective • It is imperative to know how to describe what kind of investigation you are seeking. Do not call a Private Investigator and ask “what are your rates and what kind of investigations do you do.” That will immediately send up a red flag to the investigator that you have not thought out exactly what you want or need a private investigator to do for you. Think what is most [...]

3 11, 2013

What You Need to Know if You Are Caught in a Mass Shooting at an Airport

By |2017-03-16T16:52:20-07:00November 3rd, 2013|

Five of the most important steps you can take to save your life. Essential tips from our Personal Protection Specialists. 1. Run Away The moment you hear what sounds like firecrackers or more specifically gunshots your first reaction is to walk or run in the opposite direction. Don’t try to figure out where the sounds are coming from. Immediately remove yourself from the area. We all can learn a lesson from the passengers at LAX who were running with their luggage in tow. Fortunately, (as pathetic as that sounds) the shooter had a specific target in mind and that was TSA [...]

11 10, 2013

Beware Of Inexperienced Infidelity Surveillance Investigators

By |2019-01-25T06:18:37-07:00October 11th, 2013|

When it comes to Infidelity Surveillance Investigators you should know who to select. Here are 2 things you have to look out for in a good investigator: 1.  They know how not to be discovered by the person they’re tailing. You don’t want your partner, who you suspect to be cheating, to discover that they are being followed. It jeopardizes your chances of finding out the truth and can create more tension in your already strained relationship. However, in order to increase their bottom line, many Private Investigative companies hire newcomers/wannabes willing to work for low wages with little to no field experience. Lack of [...]