Private Investigation And Security News

The Ten Year Divorce

It was recently reported that a Connecticut couple, David Zilkha and Karen Kaiser, have been going through a vicious divorce for over ten years.  This divorce and child visitation case has been reported to have produced approximately 600 motions and ruling. It shows no signs of ending any time soon. 


The Importance of Encryption

On July 15, 2013, the Park Ridge offices of Advocate Medical Group were breached.  Four items were stolen.  What were those four items?  Computers.  Four unencrypted computers that held information for more than 4 million patients.  



Catfish.  Ever since the Manti Te’o girlfriend hoax, catfish, is a term that continues to rise to the top of the media pool.  For those of you that don’t know catfish is a name given to a person that uses social media to create false identities to dupe others.  


Love, Secrets, & Betrayal

Will Your Partner Reveal Your Secrets?  

According to a survey by McAfee, twelve percent of people have had their passwords, bank account information, or sexy pictures leaked by a disgruntled ex.  Why? Lying.


Valentine's Day Background Investigation Special

Valentine’s Day is celebrated across the United States and across the world to exchange flowers, gifts, and notes between loved ones all in the name of St. Valentine.  It is a time of romance and love.  It is also the time to get scammed by an unscrupulous person.  So do you know enough about your Valentine? 


Holiday Season and Cyber Scams

The holiday season is finally here and with so many online deals (such as Cyber Monday), we as a society are purchasing more products from the internet.  While it may be faster and more convenient to shop online, it is also becoming increasingly dangerous.  For the unsuspecting online shopper, there has been a vast increase in fraudulent online activity and theft of personal information.


Insure Your Relationship: Get a background check

Before the relationship gets too far and you get hurt, check out the facts first.


The Learning Boundary

The Learning Boundary: School districts investigate student’s residency.

As the school year bell is rung, many parents are being asked to prove school residency.  Whether it is by presenting mortgage statements, utility bills, or apartment leases parents need to prove they live in the school district their children will attend this Fall. 

Last year, private investigators looked into thousands of families suspected of falsifying addresses to enroll their children into schools that their tax dollars did not support. 



What Happens After Infidelity

It's been said that the only people who know what goes on in a marriage are the two people who are in it, and sometimes, even they're not sure.

The news that the Arnold Schwarzenegger-Maria Shriver 25-year marriage hit a major bump in the road from the former governor's decade-old infidelity and the subsequent child, it is likely the pair is headed toward an uncertain hell.


Judge: Mom Brings Son to Church Against Dad's Will

A judge declares that while a mother has weekend custody, she can bring her son to church despite the father's objections.