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Private Investigator Tools - Looking for Behavioral Changes in .

Suppose a wife has been married for several years. Suddenly, her husband starts working out by lifting weights, doing cardio, and refraining from eating fatty foods. His biceps are bulking up as well .
(February 18, 2008)
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What is a Nanny Cam?

Did you hire a new teenage babysitter to watch over your baby while you and your spouse are out on the town? Do you not feel comfortable with her yet? Perhaps you want to know what is going on with ..
(February 18, 2008)
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Private Investigator Careers - Residential Burglary

If you live in a suburban neighborhood, chances are that one of your neighbors’ houses will be burglarized this year. If burglars struck your house once, the odds of burglarizing your house ..
(February 18, 2008)
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Private Investigation Tools - Pawnshop Detectives

Whenever your car or home has been burglarized and your personal property was taken, chances are the crime was committed with the purpose of making money on the part of the crook. Just like many ..
(February 18, 2008)
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Credit Card Fraud - 21 Tips to Preventing Fraud

Credit card fraud is more prevalent in this day and age than it ever was. With fraudulent transactions on the rise, it is more important than ever to guard your number to minimize crooked activity by .
(February 18, 2008)
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Private Investigation Tools - Trash Can Detection

One aspect to crime scene investigation involves checking the trash dumpsters and cans in the local area. If your wallet was stolen, purse snatched, safe deposit box stolen from your home, or book ..
(February 18, 2008)
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Stock Investment Schemes - The Short and Slam

This stock investment scheme involves short selling a stock while slamming the company with bad rumors to force the price of the stock down. This fraudulent scheme is the exact opposite of the ..
(December 31, 2007)
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The C2 Taser - The Latest in Civilian Stun Guns

Taser International recently released the latest consumer stun gun - the C2 Taser. This Taser gun was specifically designed to be used by the general public to protect themselves in case of an ..
(December 09, 2007)
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How Do CSI's Know If They Are Dealing With Blood?

Whenever a bloodlike stain is found at the scene of a crime, the forensic scientist must conduct two basic kinds of tests: presumptive and confirmatory. The reason presumptive tests are conducted ..
(December 06, 2007)
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Is It Blood or Not?

Whenever a crime occurs and police are called to investigate, crime scene investigators (CSI's) like the ones you see on TV look for clues in order to determine what happened. One of the clues they ..
(December 06, 2007)
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Finding Shoeprints as Evidence

“Maybe you remember the Russian fable Cinderella. If the shoe fits, wear it. ”—Chekhov, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Crooks many times find themselves heading straight for ..
(July 16, 2007)
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Understanding the Crime of Arson

In April, 2005, local authorities arrested Thomas A. Sweatt, manager of a fast-food restaurant, on charges of setting fires to more than 46 houses and apartments in the metropolitan Washington D. C. ..
(July 09, 2007)
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How Do Forensic Psychiatric Investigators Know if a ..

When forensic psychiatrists interview a suspect in a crime, they use several tools to get the information they want. However, that does not come without a price. Perpetrators of a crime will ..
(June 27, 2007)
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How Do Authorities Deal With False Confessions?

False confessions are very common. People who give out false confessions do not necessarily mean to fool police, but rather they may be confused, angry, tired, or want to leave the room. They could ..
(June 27, 2007)
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Crooked Car Insurance Company Practices

Insurance companies have begun buying or investing their monies into car repair businesses in recent years. Insurance companies that own car repair shops can result in the consumer getting bad ..
(June 21, 2007)
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Car Insurance Referral Fraud

Scams affiliated with car insurance can take many different forms, and they all can cost you a lot of money. All policyholders end up shelling out lots of money for overly priced or improper payments .
(June 21, 2007)
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Auto Repair Fraud

Car repair problems entail the largest group of consumer complaints in the country. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that consumers lose billions of dollars every year due .
(June 21, 2007)
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Bad Credit Rating Car Financing Fraud

Some dealerships will try to fool you by telling you that your credit score is bad when you know that it is good. They are lying through their teeth about your credit rating and hoping that you do ..
(June 21, 2007)
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Commodities and Precious Metal Financing Fraud

Be cautious of promises of easy money from buying commodities and precious metals. Consumers should be aware of companies that sell investments in commodities and other precious metals based on sales .
(June 14, 2007)
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How is Handwriting Analysis Used in a Crime?

Criminal investigators have been using handwriting analysis since the beginning of FBI times. In 1932, when the FBI first opened its doors, document and handwriting analysis went hand in hand. Since ..
(June 10, 2007)
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Hospice Medicare Fraud - Health Care Providers Bilking the ..

Believe it or not hospices are the one place where you would least likely think that health care providers would bilk the patients and their family members. Do you have faith in health care ..
(June 10, 2007)
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Your Uncle Died and Bequeathed to You His Estate

If you received a circular in the mail from an estate locator describing that you received an inheritance, be careful. You could be the focus of a cunning scam artist. It would be nice if you ..
(June 09, 2007)
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Affinity Fraud - I Trusted You and You Screwed Me

In March, 2007 Dateline NBC aired a story called “To Catch an Identity Thief” in which a man was fooled into going into business with a woman who promised he would make a lot of money if ..
(June 09, 2007)
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How Not to Let Airline Ticket Websites Fly Away With Your Money

In lieu of saving a dollar or two on airline tickets, airline ticket websites could be flying away with more than just your money. The internet is full of websites that contain good deals on airline .
(June 09, 2007)
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How Hotels Stroke You for Your Money

One can run up his hotel bill very quickly if he takes advantage of the hotel’s convenient services. The room rate at the end of your hotel stay is most likely not the only charge you see on ..
(June 07, 2007)
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