Contrary to popular belief, private investigators aren’t needed only for criminal cases. Most of them help individuals regarding personal and business matters as well: to confirm if your spouse is cheating, for example.
A private investigator in Singapore might not just be involved in catching criminals. Their work requires them to gather information for clients of diverse backgrounds. For instance, if you are looking at forming a business partnership, you can hire private investigators in Singapore to conduct a thorough background check on your potential partners for any possibility of dishonesty.
Private investigators in Singapore can also help in your personal matters. These could be either finding a missing person or finding out whether your partner is having adultery behind your back. Whatever the case, it is advisable to look for a reliable private investigator, approved by the Singapore Police Force with a valid license.
Before we get to our list though, we’ll look at the cost of hiring private investigators on the island. We’ve answered a few questions about them as well, which you’ll see at the end of this article.
The costs of hiring an SPF Licensed Private Investigator are as follows:
Singapore private investigators charge between $100 to $200 an hour for conducting surveillance. To conduct a basic investigation starts from $600 onward. Before you engage a private investigator spend some time to read through their website and access them by giving them a call. If possible, arrange a meeting with them personally in their office.
Here are examples of packages private investigator charges to attract potential clients:
– 20 hours package $2200 to $3000 for surveillance.
*After you have committed most of the time you need to top up and by the end of the Investigation you will end up paying more. Some even charge additional for the report. To a potential client, the most important thing is to get the evidence they need.
Be careful as some private investigators will just deploy 1 part-time or 2 private investigators by paying them $7 to $14 an hour. These part-time investigators are mostly new in the industry and if they fail or begin to discover while conducting the surveillance it will be even difficult to get the evidence again.
In Singapore, while involving an investigation agency, you may need to look for their reputation. Besides, their registration with relevant authorities such as the Singapore Police Force will also be needed.
Considering all the factors, you can check out this list of Singapore’s Best Private Investigators for your review!
If you’re looking for an experienced PI to help solve your case or if you need some advice on an ongoing case, you may contact Resilient Investigations at firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp us at 8752 0225.
If you’re interested, we’ve also written an article on other things to look out for when hiring a private investigator in Singapore.