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  1. 6 Surprising Places You Can Conceal A Spy Camera

    6 Surprising Places You Can Conceal A Spy Camera
    One of the most difficult things about using a surveillance camera of any kind is figuring out where best to place it. You need a location that is out of sight, but easy for you to access when you need to. Before you start hollowing out books or installing two-way mirrors though, consider another solution – concealing the camera in...
  2. 5 Effective Tools For Collecting Divorce Evidence

    5 Effective Tools For Collecting Divorce Evidence
    It’s by no means a pleasant task, but sometimes it is necessary to gather evidence ahead of a looming divorce case. It could be that you’re trying to prove something that your ex-spouse is trying to conceal, such as earnings that they haven’t declared or perhaps adultery. Whatever you need evidence for, there are legal, effective ways to collect it...
  3. The 10 Essentials You Need To Set Up As A Private Investigator

    The 10 Essentials You Need To Set Up As A Private Investigator
    If you’re seriously considering becoming a private investigator (PI), you will need to do quite a bit of preparation for your new career. You will need particular skills, specialist surveillance equipment and perhaps training, all to convince a client that you are the perfect person for the job.       A driving licence and vehicle. The life of a private investigator is...
  4. Do CCTV Systems Really Deter Burglars?

    Do CCTV Systems Really Deter Burglars?
    When it comes to protecting your home or business, it’s all about deterrents. The last thing you want to do is to make life easy for burglars, intruders or vandals, so you must take all available measures to make them think that your property is not a safe bet. Many people and businesses use CCTV surveillance systems to deter burglars...
  5. How To Catch Fly-Tippers And Clean Up Your Street With Outdoor Spy Cameras

    How To Catch Fly-Tippers And Clean Up Your Street With Outdoor Spy Cameras
    Nothing is more frustrating than looking after your own property and ensuring you dispose of rubbish responsibly, only to have your street ruined by inconsiderate fly-tippers. Sometimes, the council can help to clean up dumped waste and catch fly-tippers, but stretched budgets and limited resources often means that nothing happens. Residents are left to deal with the situation themselves, but...
  6. How To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Spy Camera

    How To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Spy Camera
    Life is unpredictable and we can never be sure when we might be called upon to document events happening right in front of us. It may be the scene of a car accident, a crime in progress, suspicious activity or evidence gathering to protect ourselves - whatever the scenario, it’s important, but often hard to react discreetly. But anyone with a...
  7. Surveillance In The Workplace: How To Tell If You’re Being Watched

    Surveillance In The Workplace: How To Tell If You’re Being Watched
    Earlier this month (January 2016) the Telegraph newspaper instigated what may possibly be history’s shortest ever corporate surveillance programme. On the 10th of January news broke on Twitter that management at the newspaper group had installed under-desk motion sensors to track employee movement and to know when they’re at their desk. This surveillance operation lasted less than one day, such...
  8. 5 Ways Nature Can Help Increase Your Privacy

    The process of protecting your privacy can evoke images of high tech gadgets, reinforced steel doors and high walls. It’s a draconian image. If you’d like to take charge of your privacy, but find the idea of a Fort Knox style home off-putting, Mother Nature can lend a helping hand. Here's how.Conifers For anyone looking to limit access to or...
  9. How To Tell If Your Partner Is Cheating

    Cheating partners can tear apart a family, cause undue stress and trauma to children and in many cases, lead to innocent parties being financially and economically disadvantaged through no fault of their own.  It’s a horrible situation for everyone concerned, even the perpetrator of the infidelity. On the flip side of this coin, unfounded or false accusations of cheating can...
  10. When Is It OK To Conduct Surveillance On Your Neighbours?

    When Is It OK To Conduct Surveillance On Your Neighbours?
    Nobody likes a nosy neighbour, but if you safety or privacy was under threat, wouldn’t you want to know the people you live near are looking out for you? The ethics of surveillance are complicated. The law even more so. The key thing to remember at all times is intent. If you’re watching your neighbours to find out what they’re...