In What Situations Should You Hire a Private Investigator?

Someone says you should hire a private investigator. It probably leaves you with an image of Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade. That PI is a hard-used guy who wears a fedora and talks with his fists.

Unless you’re looking for the Maltese Falcon, though, that kind of investigator isn’t very helpful. Modern PIs are tech-savvy professionals […]

The “Don’ts” of Spying on a Cheating Spouse in a  Digital World

The “Don’ts” of Spying on a Cheating Spouse in a  Digital World
If you are spying on a cheating spouse, you are seeking out every avenue to catch them in the act. However, you must be very careful and abide by privacy laws to protect yourself from participating in illegal activity. It’s so tempting to try and […]

Infidelity Investigations: What Are Your Rights?

 

Doubting your spouse’s fidelity is a painful and difficult experience. Nagging thoughts enter your head and the only way for these to cease is finding out the truth. Whether it turns out that your spouse is cheating or not, you will finally have the answers needed to make your next steps and move forward with your life.

Hiring a private investigator (PI) will […]

9 Habits of a Cheating Spouse

9 Habits of a Cheating Spouse
Stillinger Investigations (SI) understands that no one wants to discover a cheating spouse but if he/she is, it’s important that you take action quickly. Whether you want to save your marriage or provide leverage for divorce and/or child support cases, catching your cheating spouse in the act early, prevents further damage and speeds […]

SCAM ALERT

-SCAM ALERT-

It has come to our attention that scammers have been seeking payment under false pretenses as Stillinger Investigations.  South Carolina Private Investigators are licensed and regulated by SLED (South Carolina Law Enforcement Division).  Stillinger Investigations WILL NEVER request payment of services unless a SLED approved contract has already been established between you ‘the client’ […]

Investigator Tips and Current Events

Photo Searching and Deleted Web Pages
As a private investigator, being able to search for people online is a vital skill.  This is a brief overview of how you can improve your own online sleuthing with 2 different resources.
Disclaimer: although the subject matter of this article is political in nature. This is no way an endorsement of […]

Damaged Digital Video Recorder DVR

Damaged  Digital Video Recorder DVR
One of the most rewarding cases that received by Stillinger Investigations involved a damaged

Digital Video Recorder (DVR) from a client with hopes of retrieving valuable surveillance video.

Our client’s nightmare began one morning when he had found that his personal workshop had

been burglarized. Several hundred dollars’ worth of motocross equipment and tools […]

Spyware and KeyLoggers: Legalities and Analyses

        According to the United States Code, title 18, chapter 119, using any means to intentionally intercept wire and electronic communications, such as by using spyware and keyloggers, is illegal.  However, this does not mean that spyware software and keylogging software, themselves, are illegal.  Such programs may be purchased, installed, and used by any person […]

Digital Forensics

Digital forensics can play an integral role in all types of investigations.  From domestic cases, to criminal investigations, to allegations of fraud, digital forensics can uncover evidence that is vital to your case.  At Stillinger Investigations, we understand the importance of discovering and preserving crucial data located on electronic devices, and we are here to […]

Cohabitation

Are you tired of paying alimony to a former spouse who is living with someone else?  Under South Carolina law, with the right proof, you may not have to.  At Stillinger Investigations, our trained, professional staff to get you the evidence you need, and all cases are confidential.

In South Carolina, proving cohabitation requires a minimum […]