1. Find a current address or former addresses
  2. Determine date of birth, known aliases and/or Social Security number
  3. Locate birth, death, marriage and/or divorce filings
  4. Locate a beneficiary for a probate proceeding
  5. Unearth information someone is trying to keep hidden
  6. Research current and/or historical property holdings and market value
  7. Locate bankruptcy records, judgments, liens and Uniform Commercial Code filings
  8. Help you manage sensitive situations
  9. Locate, retrieve and analyze local, state and federal civil and criminal lawsuits
  10. Identify and obtain copies of police reports, arrest records and mugshots
  11. Provide independent analysis
  12. Locate up-to-date contact information and phone numbers
  13. Identify the owner of a home or cell phone number
  14. Identify business affiliations and retrieve and analyze corporate records
  15. Identify and scrutinize employment and education histories
  16. Locate and interview current or former employees or executives
  17. Dig up dirt on opposing parties
  18. Research family history
  19. Locate and interview witnesses or interested parties for a civil or criminal lawsuit
  20. Locate and search for hidden (and not-so-hidden) assets
  21. Perform discreet intelligence gathering
  22. Identify undisclosed relationships between parties
  23. Dig through someone’s trash
  24. Follow people
  25. Dig up current or historical boat, aircraft or motor vehicle registrations
  26. Uncover hard-to-find facts
  27. Conduct business intelligence
  28. Locate wills, estates and probate records
  29. Find the skeletons hiding in the closet
  30. Identify and review regulatory records, professional license information and disciplinary history
  31. Determine the motivation behind a party
  32. Vet expert witnesses
  33. Find people
  34. Obtain driving record history and motor vehicle information (in applicable states)
  35. Assist with jury selection
  36. Give you a competitive advantage
  37. Analyze documents for potential fraud
  38. Perform clandestine operations
  39. Analyze social media presence
  40. Research historical archives