Over the course of the last decade, I have seen a marked increase in complaints from potential customers indicating that their current surveillance/investigative vendor was not achieving the desired results with the investigative dollars provided. With the advent of the internet, computer games, 500 plus cable channels, the increases in gasoline prices and increased cost in doing just about anything; there is no doubt society in general is less active than it was 20 years ago. Still, we at PhotoFax see very productive results from surveillance and investigations, provided that certain proved and tried investigative procedures are followed.

Obviously, even when these surveillance tips are followed it will not guarantee a successful surveillance every time, as much of our success is based on what someone may or may not do and what information is available. It will, however, greatly increase the chances of a successful surveillance/investigation being completed. So, we felt that sharing the tips below would be both beneficial and helpful to the industry.

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