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Coronavirus: How Lockdown is Changing Crime Rates

Life under lockdown is not only changing how people live, but also how and what crime occurs. While there have been significant drops in certain crimes – by as much as 28% – there are worrying signs that offences like domestic violence and online fraud are surging, too. Crime levels dropping in the UK The...
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What Are the Different Types of Surveillance?

When it comes to surveillance, you’d be forgiven for assuming it begins and ends with stationary cameras and sensors. In fact, that’s how many individuals and businesses choose to protect their properties. However, the world of surveillance extends much further, including covert operations and investigations. In this post, we’ll explore the different types of surveillance,...
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How to Stop Employee Theft in the Workplace

Unfortunately, many businesses fall subject to employee theft at one time or another. However, that doesn’t make it acceptable. In the UK alone, employee theft and fraud is estimated to cost businesses a massive £230 million. If your business is suffering from employee theft, you don’t have to simply put up with the problem. With...
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How to Deal with an Employee Who is Always Sick

From common colds and mild cases of the flu to chronic migraines and accident-related injuries, employees call in sick for all kinds of reasons. As an employer it’s important to respect sick days, which are designed to safeguard the health and wellbeing of employees. After all, sick pay is a basic right which all permanent...
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10 Signs Your Partner is Cheating On You

Whether it comes as a shock or is something you’ve been suspecting for a while, cheating is a habit that around one in five British adults confess to indulging in. The trend has become much simpler in the digital age, with smartphone apps and online websites making it easier than ever for both men and...
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How to Get Proof of Cohabitation in the UK

Most people are candid about their living situations. But in some cases falsifying the truth can lead to financial or personal gain. This scenario can unfold in a variety of different ways. For example, tenants illegally subletting rooms or benefit recipients lying about their living situations to maximise support payments. Generally, the burden of falsified...
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What Does A Divorce Private Investigator Do?

If you’re starting divorce proceedings and need to gather additional evidence, a private investigator (PI) can help. From extramarital affairs to hidden assets, PIs can source reliable and legal evidence to support your case. But, with so much mystery surrounding the profession, how can you be sure everything will be above board? In this post,...
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How Much Does a Private Investigator Cost?

Choosing a private investigator can be a tricky task. You need to make sure you trust the company and they have the proper experience to get the results you’re after. But before all that you’ll probably be wondering how much it actually costs… The simple answer is that it varies. In this post, we’ll break...
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What Information Can a Private Investigator Obtain?

Whether it’s gathering evidence for divorce proceedings or finding proof that an employee is feigning illness, a private investigator (PI) can help you uncover the truth whatever the purpose. In the UK, however, there is some uncertainty around what information PIs can legally obtain and how they use it in their cases. In this post,...
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