About LocalPI

Established in 1999

Plymouth Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigator group, serving Plymouth and all surrounding areas.

Plymouth Detectives

Plymouth Detectives Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigators. We have an unrivaled track record in private and business investigations. Because we are local you will not be charged for fuel or travel time to get to the location of the assignment. So whatever you need us for, you can relax knowing your investigation is in safe, expert hands.

Professional Investigation

LocalPI is a national company and our head office is based in Nottingham. Operating through our local websites we cover 158 towns and cities throughout the UK. We are not a franchise which means that the quality and standard of our customer service is maintained throughout the UK.

Our Managing Director, Jon Riding, established the company in 1999. Back then it was known as Riding & Sons Investigations. Jurek Piasecki was appointed Chairman of LocalPI in 2012. Since then LocalPI has quickly expanded to become the UK's largest investigation company for private individuals and businesses.

Using industry leading techniques and combined with our high level of customer care, LocalPI provide an unrivalled service when it comes to investigations, research and evidence collection.

Legally Obtained Evidence

By choosing to work with LocalPI, you will benefit from a professional investigation company that delivers results and keeps you in the picture. You will have 24/7 access to a secure online portal where you can view evidence, secured on your behalf – in real time.

All evidence gathered on your behalf is done so legally to ensure you can use it with confidence. Our private and business clients are our best advocates and testimonials are available on request for you to review.

Whichever branch you choose to instruct you can be assured that we will operate with the utmost professionalism, integrity and always legally and within the law.

No Hidden Costs

LocalPI has been providing investigative services for businesses, legal sector, insurance and private clients for nearly two decades. We have experience of investigations into a multitude of issues.

Using our unique portal system ensures that evidential reports are delivered directly to the client within 48 hours of the task being completed.

As a national company we can cover anywhere in the UK without additional travel charges. Our agents are local to you and therefore there is no charge for fuel or travel to and from your job.

Our clear and simple pricing structure means that you know exactly what you will be paying for. There will be no hidden costs or unexpected charges to pay.

Contact Us

In the first instance we always recommend that you contact one of our Case Managers to discuss the most cost-effective way forward.

For Free Advice Phone: 01752 638528

Plymouth Detectives offer services to cover all eventualities. To book a service today or to find out more information, call 01752 638528.

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About Plymouth

Plymouth Detectives have been operating in Plymouth and the South West for almost 20 years.

  • Plymouth's economy is still strongly influenced by shipbuilding, but has become a more service-based economy since the 1990s.
  • Plymouth is a city and unitary authority area on the coast of Devon, England.
  • Plymouth is about 190 miles (310 km) south-west of London.
  • Plymouth is built between the mouths of the rivers Plym to the east and Tamar to the west.
  • Plymouth's history goes back to the Bronze Age, when its first settlement grew at Mount Batten.
  • This settlement continued to grow as a trading post for the Roman Empire.
  • Today Plymouth is home to over 250,000 people, making it the 15th most populous city in England.
  • Plymouth is governed locally by Plymouth City Council and is represented nationally by three MPs.
  • Plymouth has the 11th largest university in the United Kingdom by number of students.
  • Plymouth has ferry links to France and Spain and an airport with European services.
  • Prior to the latter half of the 18th century grain, timber and then coal were the greatest imports.
  • Plymouth was also home to the Royal Naval Engineering College; opened in 1880 in Keyham.

Plymouth Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Plymouth Detectives serve Plymouth and localities throughout the South West.

With experience of all forms of Investigation work you can rely on Plymouth Detectives to handle all Investigations with complete discretion and professionalism. We pride ourselves on customer service and providing high quality and legitimate evidence.





Plymouth Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Plymouth, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01752 638528 or contact us via the website.

Plymouth Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Plymouth

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