Private Investigations and Personal Security/Leverage License in two states



I have a PI license in California and one in Alaska. I currently reside in Alaska but still have the California License and wanted to know how I could possibly be creative and leverage my PI license to gain business? What do you recommend? I am relatively new to the business and would appreciate any info. When I mean creative I was thinking, training, give a breakdown of how to make money with my experience, licenses, and training. I have a Master's degree in Information Security and a Criminology 4 year degree and I actually work full time in the IT field, how can I leverage that skill set to make money in California and Alaska, surely somebody could utilize that knowledge and skill.


From the background you have painted for me I think the best way for you to market your skill set is to offer services in the IT field.  I would sell your services offering forensic retrieval of data from computers and cell phones and advice and services on how business networks can protect themselves and their information/data from hacking, etc.  You are on the right track.  That is what is needed by Society today.


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Jeffrey Hauck


I would welcome the opportunity to answer questions about the business operations, duties, and ethics of the modern professional private detective/private investigator.


Criminologist. Professor of Criminal Justice. Licensed Private Detective with expansive clientele base encompassing hundreds of cases. Donates resources and time to the Children's Rescue Network in Orlando, FL.

Associate of Science; Bachelor of Arts; Master of Science, Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree.

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