Detectives UK was launched in 1998 as the first internet directory for Private Investigators, Private Detectives, Security Companies and Investigation Agencies in the UK. We cover England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Detectives UK lists investigations agencies that specialise in all types of investigations such as, process serving, civil investigations, corporate and commercial investigations, fraud, matrimonial investigations, debt collection, tracing, missing persons, IT forensics, background checks and all other types of private detectives and investigation work.

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