“The need to check out the other party is as old as the era when people exchanged telephone numbers in a sports bar,” so Associate Editor Jane Cracraft, and PI Bill Lamb, have shared the pros and cons of dating online, and of creating an investigation specialty designed to assist those who want to know…


“Whistleblowing is more than a passing phenomenon. When properly encouraged, it
is a powerful investigative tool and a means to reduce crime and undesirable behavior,”
according to PI Eugene Ferraro, founder and former chief executive and ethics
officer of Denver-based Convercent, Inc., a global whistleblower hotline service, who
shares his expertise in our cover article.

Investigating Religion, Cults, and the Occult

There are twenty major religions and hundreds, if not thousands, of cults and occult groups in the world today. For each one of those there are further splits and divisions into separate denominations, sects, churches, temples, covens, and other independent splinter groups. Wade Sellers shares his expertise in investigating the beliefs and the believers when…

Choosing a Surveillance Vehicle

Our current issue celebrates our 13th Anniversary of publishing 78 issues of PI Magazine. This is also our annual Surveillance Issue which covers important topics starting with our cover story, How To Select a Surveillance Vehicle. Obviously it depends on where you work and the type of cases you work on, but this article will…