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Private Investigators, also referred to as "PIs," are hired to gather and examine evidence for lawyers, insurance companies, and spouses. Skills listed on sample resumes of Private Investigators include obtaining covert surveillance for insurance fraud, matrimonial, workman compensation cases; and locating and obtaining sworn statements from potential witnesses, defendants and family relatives. While there is no specific degree related to a career as a Private Investigator, those with advanced degrees on their resumes can qualify for licensure in lieu of training or experience.

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Private Investigator

Private Investigator for a private organization who specialized in interviewing and documenting cases.

  • Prepared case summaries for contracting company using own format. Prepared documents such as C240, C20, Workers Comp, etc.
  • Interviewed and investigated more than 50 individuals, Spanish speaking and English speaking, and determined if their claim is true.
  • Conducted over 30 hours of surveillance on individuals who claimed injuries from work or personal related accidents.
  • Traveled to and from different cases using own personal vehicle.
  • Used photographs from different cases and scenes to show evidence of report.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
2

Private Investigator

Conducted surveillance, researched, analyze, and investigated suspicious activity

  • Prepared Activity Reports and Surveillance Reports within established time frames
  • Secured necessary records and files to assure efficient and consistent reporting of investigations
  • Communicated with adverse carriers and negotiated comparable negligence issues.
  • Made recommendations for continuance or termination of surveillance
  • Conducted covert operations
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
3

Private Investigator

Conducted Domestic, Corporate, and Criminal investigations for clients by researching each case and preparing a detailed plan of execution, resulting in a 98% successful case-close rate.

  • Assembled case evidence, testified in court, and prepared concise reports suitable for submission to government agencies, courts and insurance carriers in regards to workers comp claims and missing persons.
  • Interviewed and obtained statements from claimants, witnesses and other individuals, allowing each case to hold merit in court and evidence to be processed more efficiently.
  • Installed hidden video surveillance cameras, tracking devices, and debugging equipment for undercover investigations, providing authorities with conclusive evidence needed for charges to be filed.
  • Compiled detailed documented reports on workers compensation claims, missing persons and child custody battles, allowing law enforcement to gather evidence and recommend further action.
  • Spearheaded territorial search initiatives based on interviews and clues to narrow down missing persons possible location.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
4

Private Investigator

Located missing persons by searching computer databases, public records, and other resources.

  • Compiled information for investigations; managed and organized case files.
  • Exposed fraudulent Workers' Compensation Claims
  • Using a high level of confidentiality, interviewed witnesses and documented conversations
  • Compiled reports and legal summaries for clients to be used in court cases.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Political Science
5

Private Investigator

Investigated insurance claims filed for a variety of coverage to include workers' compensation, general liability, disability, property and casualty, life and health care under close direct supervision.

  • Maintained discretion in the observation and collection of facts related to a claim and the video documentation of any activity related to a claim.
  • Interviewed persons known to be involved or having knowledge of a claim.
  • Independently produced professional and fully detail reports which outline any activity on a claim.
  • Testified to the collected facts obtained in any hearing or court of law as needed.
  • Maintained an accurate and well-organized case.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
6

Private Investigator

Investigated insurance claims filed for a variety of coverage to include workers' compensation, general liability, disability, property and casualty, life and health care under close direct supervision.

  • Maintained discretion in the observation and collection of facts related to a claim and the video documentation of any activity related to a claim.
  • Interviewed persons known to be involved or having knowledge of a claim.
  • Independently produced professional and fully detail reports which outline any activity on a claim.
  • Testified to the collected facts obtained in any hearing or court of law as needed.
  • Maintained an accurate and well-organized case.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
7

Private Investigator

Supervised a four man field investigative team.

  • Researched background information critical to individual cases.
  • Deciphered information regarding an individual's criminal history, professional license, background, employment, liens and judgments.
  • Provided professional video documentation of activities performed by an individual.
  • Recorded reported and tracked all case related information via secured computer media upload.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
8

Private Investigator

  • Conduct thorough and comprehensive investigations related to insurance fraud through surveillance, activity checks, and background checks.
  • Obtain quality surveillance video, still photography, and recorded/written statements.
  • Collect, analyze, and summarize case documentation to prepare and write concise and detailed investigation reports in a timely manner.
  • Provide professional testimony in civil and criminal matters.
  • Consistently met or exceeded company video percentage goals by 10% for the last 12 months and achieved investigator of the month 3 out of the last 12 months.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Criminal Investigations
9

Private Investigator

Conducted field investigations related to insurance fraud to include surveillance and activity checks.

  • Participated in requested depositions and courtroom testimonies.
  • Completed accurate daily time and mileage reporting as well as monthly expense reporting.
  • Documented subject surveillance to ensure legal standing in court.
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and West Virginia.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
BA
Criminal Justice
10

Private Investigator

Conducted visual surveillances from a vehicle for extended periods of time

  • Obtained overt and covert documentation for insurance fraud investigations
  • Prepared daily, detailed investigative reports
  • Located subjects as necessary, conducted interviews and obtained recorded statements
  • Performed civil and criminal records search
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement

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