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PI Magazine 

For 35 years PI Magazine has continued to be the most respected magazine for the professional investigator.  We remain the most widely read and distributed print magazine nationwide and worldwide.  Content is contributed by well-known and established professional investigators who are considered to be subject matter experts in various areas of professional investigations.

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PI Gear offers only the highest and professional grade surveillance equipment, and counter-surveillance equipment along with professional grade books and reference materials for the professional investigator. Our unmatched customer service and knowledge of the use and deployment of the equipment we sell keeps our customer base loyal and returning sale after sale. 

PI Directory                                                                              

PI Directory is an on-line searchable professional listing database of thousands of professional investigators from around the world. PI DIRECTORY is regularly used by other professional investigators to locate other professionals to use as consultants or sub-contractors in other geographical areas. Many civilians, legal professionals and process servers use PI Directory to locate professional investigators to retain for additional services. All listing individuals go through a vetting to ensure they meet the directories requirements for membership.


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Working PI Magazine

Working PI is the only print magazine reaching 60-70% of all licensed PIs in the nation. With 90% of PIs receiving no trade publication, we are excited to provide news, information, and community to the majority of PIs across the country. Working PI is available free to all private investigators and is published by experienced journalists and media professionals---with contributions by some of the leading investigators in the world. Visit learn more.

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eChatter is an OSINT discovery firm that specializes in the gathering, processing and reporting of social media and deep web intelligence on a person of interest or business. We work with our clients to gather precise intelligence based on the specifics of each investigation. That allows us to work smarter and provides the exact information you need for your case. 

Additional services include:

  • Web Preservation 
  • Web scrapping
  • Social Media Background checks for pre-employment
  • Reputation Management 
  • Spanish fluent online intelligence gathering 

Kathy Doering is McAfee Institute certified in social media & OSINT techniques. She is President & Founder of the Social Media Research Association and has authored numerous articles for PI Magazine and Pursuit Magazine. 

Director: Kathy A Doering
Phone: 1-833-324-2887 


Company Information: Skopenow is an open source and social media search engine that enhances digital investigations by instantly aggregating and analyzing a subject's digital persona. Using computer vision and behavioral analytics Skopenow is capable of sifting through thousands of pieces of content to create meaningful and actionable insight for investigators. For more information please visit or e-mail us at

Contact: Victor Quesada, Account Executive

Trackops, LLC

Trackops is a web-based case management application designed to streamline the process of managing an investigation from start to finish. Running a business is hard enough. We believe today's web applications can play a significant role to making that easier for you. Our mission at Trackops is to provide a secure and easy-to-use investigation management tool that will assist you in becoming more organized, efficient, and profitable with less effort.

Trackops, LLC is a privately held company founded in 2006 out of Boulder, Colorado. Having experience in both the computer and investigative industries, we recognized the demand for online investigation management tools increasing at a rapid pace. We realized we could provide a valuable service to meet that demand, and thus Trackops was born. The investigative industry needed a high quality, professionally built, and all-encompassing solution that would bridge the gap between investigative firms and their employees, vendors and clients. From concept to creation, we've worked hard to turn daily business operations into efficient online activities. Trackops is the result of that hard work, and we believe it can take your business to the next level!

As the industry changes and new technologies emerge, we strive to push the envelope and keep Trackops ahead of the curve. By continually adding new features and enhancements to Trackops, we're able to increase the value of our product, and in turn, the value of your organization.

Trackops is solely a software company, and is not owned by or derived from an investigative company. You can rest assured there is no conflict of interest when entrusting us with your data. 

Contact: Ian Ricketson 
Phone: (303) 325-3630
Toll Free: (866) 364-1420
Fax: (888) 753-2846 

TransUnion / TLOxp - TLOxp is powered by TransUnion

TLOxp joined TransUnion in 2013. It’s a natural fit to our family of businesses dedicated to helping organizations make smarter, better informed, and more profitable, decisions. TransUnion is proud to be one of the nation’s leading providers of risk and information solutions. Through the combination of TransUnion’s extensive data and analytics, with the data fusion capabilities of TLOxp, we bring even deeper insights to the challenges our customers face, including:

  • Business risk
  • Fraud mitigation
  • Skip tracing and collections
  • Insurance claims management
  • Identity authentication
  • Asset recovery
  • And many others
  • Security is a top priority

At TransUnion, our business demands ultra-vigilance. We safeguard TLOxp, and our customers by employing the most advanced data security technology available. The speed of TLOxp and the integrity of our systems are unmatched.

Solve cases faster, easier and more affordably

Within seconds, the powerful search and locating technology in TLOxp® delivers critical information about people, businesses, vehicles, locations, assets and much more. Plus, TLOxp identifies and maps relationships for a more complete investigation.
All across the U.S. private investigators, detectives, bail agents, and process servers rely on our advanced skip-tracing technology to:

  • Find and identify people and businesses
  • Locate assets, such as vehicles and properties
  • Uncover patterns of behavior
  • Investigate deeper and solve cases faster
  • Reveal new information on cold cases
  • Quickly identify connections between relatives and associates
  • Investigate fraud
  • Conduct corporate due diligence
  • Build more thorough profiles with complete SSNs and DOBs*

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