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Private Investigator

Private Investigators conduct investigations for clients and prepare evidence for court proceedings.

Overview

Private Investigators conduct investigations for clients and prepare evidence for court proceedings.

Day-to-day

  • investigates shoplifting, theft, dishonesty or other undesirable conduct
  • makes inquiries concerning property and seeks, obtains or supplies information pertaining to the personal character, financial position, occupation or whereabouts of any person.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • stressful.

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