At Brian Blackwell, we provide you with a legitimate, verifiable, and accurate investigation. We do that the old fashion way by working hard to achieve factual results. We take advantage of all technology available to us when locating people and missing persons, during surveillance and anti-surveillance (debugging) operations, etc. However, hacking emails, phones, websites, social media, etc., are made for TV drama and are services we do not provide and are not available at any ethical private investigation services business. The following pricing guide is the average cost for each type of investigation, to help you make a decision regarding your investigative needs. Estimates are not exact unless noted as a FLAT RATE. If the service you require is not listed, contact us. We offer a full range of investigation services. Locates and verify address ― $500.00
Missing Person― Minimum deposit $2,000.00
Comprehensive Background Investigation Criminal records and civil records―marriages, divorces, licenses, assets, property ownership, education verification, and employment. Includes surveillance. $895.00
Custody and Child Support― $1,500.00
Insurance Investigation ― worker's compensation, accident investigation, general liability, fraud ― $700.00 retainer and $65.00 hourly. Recovery of Stolen Items: finder's fee of 10% of total value of recovered stolen item.
Counter Surveillance― search for video/audio devices in home or place of business. Starts at a minimum $1,000.00 and depending on size of area to be searched.
Criminal Defense ― $800 retainer and 65.00 per hour, plus mileage.
Business Investigations involving theft, fraud, sexual harassment and more ― $800 retainer and $65.00 hourly.