Examples of private investigator in a Sentence
She hired a private investigator to follow her husband.
the retired policeman decided to become a private investigator
Recent Examples of private investigator from the Web
When, in the early spring of 2016, Blake and Kasian vacationed in Hawaii, Buccafurri hired a private investigator to track their whereabouts.
Anthony, now 31, lives a quiet life in South Florida doing legal investigation work and staying with Pat McKenna, a private investigator who worked on her case.
Naomi, a private investigator in the chilly Pacific Northwest, specializes in missing children.
Devlin, 65, is a retired corrections officer and private investigator from Tualatin and the co-chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, which writes the state budget.
The three witnesses, all women, gave detailed accounts to the private investigator.
Witnesses to the incident said Richter then punched Taylor in the face three times, according to interviews by a private investigator.
Mayor Don Guardian said last week he was not told of the state’s decision to hire the private investigators.
The prosecutor, Kentucky Assistant Attorney General Barbara Whaley, interrupted testimony on Friday from a private investigator so the judge could read the investigator his Miranda rights.
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: someone who works as a detective and who is not a member of a police force
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