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20 03, 2019

Can You Depend On Your Bodyguard?

2020-03-25T07:26:09-07:00March 20th, 2019|

Have you wondered whether your Bodyguard would take a bullet meant for you? For the most part, no one can foresee the future or predict how someone will react under extreme stress. With over twenty-eight years’ of experience vetting Bodyguards for our Los Angeles, New York, and international clients the honest answer is you do not know. There is no surefire way of knowing but these two theories might help; 1.Is your Bodyguard in your opinion truly loyal to you and has he /she demonstrated overtime a sincere concern for your safety? 2. Has she/he been properly vetted by a [...]

1 03, 2019

ARTFUL MANIPULATION TO STEAL YOUR COMPANY’S MONEY | BANK FRAUD

2019-03-01T09:16:00-08:00March 1st, 2019|

A story of a bank fraud private investigation, authored By Robert Mann, Director of Worldwide Intelligence Network. Worldwide Intelligence Network is a global Private Investigation and Bodyguard Services company with offices in Los Angeles and New York. WHICH EMPLOYEE STOLE THE COMPANY’S MONEY Occasionally we share a bank fraud private investigation case we conducted with the public that we believe is vital intelligence that may prevent them from becoming a victim of a highly sophisticated cyber intrusion that would target their company’s bank account. The following is about an investigation we conducted on behalf of a Beverly Hills entertainment company who [...]

27 02, 2019

Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities by Mr. Peter Warmka

2020-03-25T07:26:47-07:00February 27th, 2019|

The following article is being published on our Blog with the permission of Mr. Peter Warmka whom we are most grateful to. What you are about to read in the following article is rather astonishing considering how complex yet how easy it was to accomplish. 01 September 2018 by Peter Warmka, CPP Peter Warmka, CPP, is director of business intelligence for Strategic Risk Management and an adjunct professor for Webster University's cybersecurity masters program. He is a frequent speaker on social engineering threats at conferences for trade associations and wealth management advisory firms. Warmka is a member of ASIS International. [...]

13 02, 2019

Infidelity Investigations in Los Angeles

2020-03-25T07:27:11-07:00February 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Infidelity Investigations in Los Angeles is one of the most requested private investigative services in LA. The action of being unfaithful to a spouse or significant by having an extramarital affair and cultivating an emotional connection to someone outside of your relationship is very painful to your significant other. So much is destroyed in what was once was a loving, caring relationship, and it is almost impossible to resume that relationship once infidelity is uncovered. Any involvement in a new romantic relationship outside of one’s active, committed relationship is a recipe for a doomed relationship. Cheating can be heartbreaking and [...]

22 11, 2018

Why The Bodyguard Is Important

2019-01-25T06:18:27-08:00November 22nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Can you imagine how terrorizing it is to know someone out there is seeking to harm you or your loved ones?Who can you trust to protect you and your family? You would need someone who has been trained and has the skills and experience to keep you and your family safe no matter what the risk is.Yes, it would be a top-notch Bodyguard.Bodyguards are not only for the rich and famous. When you see a Bodyguard walking alongside their client, you might not know what tasks the Bodyguard dealt with before that walk takes place. The first thing a Bodyguard [...]

19 11, 2018

Common Reasons for Hiring a Private Investigator

2020-03-30T05:53:24-07:00November 19th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The world is filled with an increasing crime rate and hence the reason to hire a professional private investigator. A private investigator plays an important role and conducts a thorough investigation to get you all the information needed. Private Investigators are specialized in surveillance, litigation support, and marital infidelity. They have a number of resolving techniques to settle the most difficult of the cases and have the greatest accuracy in providing the best surveillance. Moreover, a private investigator plays a crucial role when it comes to criminal or civil actions. A private investigator or a detective may work under various [...]

4 09, 2018

What You Should Know Before Retaining a Private Investigator

2019-06-05T09:50:44-07:00September 4th, 2018|

Often, people seeking the services of a Private Investigator have a misconception about what to expect when meeting with a Private Investigator. Some folks conjured up images of Magnum PI, Columbo or Monk as they begin their search for a Private Investigator to help them with their issue. However, in today’s day and age private investigators come in all shapes and seldom resemble Private Investigators on TV. You might ask how does someone become a Private Investigator? Do they attend a specific college or university? Are they retired law enforcement officers? For the most part, the majority of Private Investigators [...]

25 04, 2018

How to protect your personal data from Facebook

2020-03-25T07:53:33-07:00April 25th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The world is indeed changing with the rapid advancement in the technology. We could not imagine that one day I could be chatting with my friends in the comfort of my home on a computer or cell phone. Well, it has come to pass, and Facebook is one of the social media platforms that had given us that luxury. To be allowed to use Facebook you first have to register with your personal details such as email, name and contact information. You imagined that your private information was not supposed to be released to the public without your permission yet [...]

14 02, 2018

Private Investigators and Employee Investigations: What to Do When Employees Come Under Suspicion?

2020-03-25T07:53:10-07:00February 14th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Employee background checks are common practice when it comes to hiring new employees. But what should companies do when they suspect “employee malfeasance” after being employed? One of the first steps taken is to launch a thorough investigation. This may sound like a simple task, but it can quickly become a nightmare (and grounds for a lawsuit) if not handled correctly. So instead of taking on this task alone, most companies are hiring private investigators to conduct employee misconduct investigation services. Small to large businesses and public companies stand to lose thousands of dollars should an employee file suit for [...]

6 11, 2017

Protect Yourself from Stalker: The Possible Ways

2020-06-24T06:43:14-07:00November 6th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

STALKING A TERRIFYING CRIME Many Stalking victims fear that they are unable to protect themselves or know how to stop their stalker. Even though stalking is a criminal offense in many states across America, there are legal guidelines that must be met for law enforcement to proceed with an arrest warrant and to prosecute a stalker. A victim who is unable to provide evidence that they are a victim of a stalker may be unable to obtain the help of law enforcement. What evidence does it take you may ask? Here are some examples: An actual physical and possibly harmful [...]

11 05, 2017

27 Things I Learned from My 27 Years of Experience as a Private Detective

2020-03-25T07:51:10-07:00May 11th, 2017|Tags: |

I have 27 years experience as a Los Angeles Private Investigator and a New York Private Investigator. Our profession is also referred to as private detectives. During those 27 years  I learned a great deal, trained others and I successfully solved thousands of investigation assignments. What follows is sharing my experience over the past 27 years with you the reader.     Author, Robert Mann, Director of  Worldwide Intelligence Network 1. Hiring a private detective is a daunting job because there are so many to choose from in each city. 2. We know that people interested in hiring a private investigator  have [...]

9 12, 2016

(Updated)Tips on Hiring a Private Detective

2020-03-30T05:55:34-07:00December 9th, 2016|Tags: , , |

In a world fraught with deception; scams, hacking, misinformation, fraud, criminal conduct and infidelity one might find themselves seeking the help of a private investigator also known as a private detective and PI. This article is intended to enlighten anyone seeking the services of a private investigator and what they should be aware of before hiring a Private Detective. Know this! Not All Pi’s are qualified. Confidentiality Is Imperative Before discussing a situation with a Private Detective, it is advisable to ask whether the discussion with them will remain private and confidential. The PI should make it abundantly clear that anything discussed [...]

21 11, 2016

The Startling Truth About Nanny Child Abuse

2020-04-06T06:51:31-07:00November 21st, 2016|Tags: , , |

If you are a parent contemplating hiring a nanny or child care provider, this article is intended to help protect you and your child from the unspeakable horrors of nanny child abuse. As the founder of one of America’s preeminent nanny agencies forty-eight years ago, I will explain how we successfully prevented nanny child abuse from ever occurring. To fully appreciate the importance of this article and the seriousness of how pervasive nanny child abuse is nearly two million people subscribed to this videos depicting nanny child abuse. HERE IS A LIST OF THE SERVICES WE PROVIDE Background Checks Executive [...]

20 10, 2016

(Updated)How Many Of Your Social Media Friends Have A Key To Your Home?

2020-03-25T07:52:36-07:00October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

  For those who enjoy posting on Social Media, ask yourself these questions: Have you posted information about where you live,  the names of your children and pets and where you work? Have you posted information about the party you are going to this weekend? What about when your getaway vacation starts or your plans with your children tomorrow? If you posted any of these examples, you need to be aware that you may have provided information that is extremely helpful to hundreds of potential burglars or worse yet, kidnappers. You might as well have posted where you hide that [...]

20 10, 2016

Confirming Infidelity: Are You Delusional or is Your Partner Cheating on You?

2020-04-06T06:41:37-07:00October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

IS YOUR PARTNER A CHEATER Robert Mann, Author Director of Worldwide Intelligence Network A Full Service Private Investigation & Bodyguard Services Company You have an uncomfortable feeling that your life’s partner is unfaithful to you and that they are cheating. You made up your mind to confront your partner and asked if they are unfaithful. Your partner replied, “are you delusional?” You expected a denial but not such a harsh response. That answer moves you closer to contemplating severing the relationship knowing it will break your heart not to mention how afraid you are of being alone again. [...]

9 05, 2016

Locate Someone With the Help of a Private Investigator

2020-03-25T07:49:47-07:00May 9th, 2016|Tags: , |

PEOPLE NEEDING PEOPLE As an international private investigation firm, we often receive requests from clients to conduct a locate investigation to find an ex-girlfriend, boyfriend, ex-spouse or relative who they allegedly lost contact with.  We are in the business of finding people for those who are reaching out to find that special someone. However, we make sure their intentions are legitimate, and they are not using us to find someone they want to cause harm to. It is a tremendous responsibility to reveal a person's location without first making sure they want to be found. ETHICAL & MORAL RESPONSIBILITIES  We [...]

21 04, 2016

Miley Cyrus Home Burglary

2019-06-05T09:44:36-07:00April 21st, 2016|

Miley Cyrus’ year recently went from bad to worse, with reports of a recent burglary pop sensation’s home. It was reported that two intruders, a man and a woman, broke into the singer’s home and stole purses, jewelry and her 2014 Maseratti Quattroporte. The burglary took place at 4:00 p.m on a Friday and police found no evidence of forced entry. The couple managed to scale a wall that surrounded the singer’s property and entered her home via the singer’s garage. 

Cyrus was not present at her home at the time, as she was conducting the European leg of her [...]

31 03, 2016

(updated) Your Awareness Could Prevent A Terrorist Attack

2020-03-30T05:58:59-07:00March 31st, 2016|

Prior to 911 (September 11 attacks), we would not have paid attention to a suitcase left unattended at the entrance or inside an airport terminal. Today that suitcase should be an immediate safety concern to everyone at that airport. It takes only a moment to dial 911 and report the presence of an unattended suitcase. True, the suitcase could have been accidentally left behind or perhaps it could be a bomb waiting to be detonated. Each and every one of us must try to remember to be hyper-aware and diligent of any unusual observation or occurrence. Our minds as unfortunate [...]

19 11, 2015

Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards Get’s a Bad Rap

2019-06-05T10:58:16-07:00November 19th, 2015|

“Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards got too pushy and shoved fellow VIP Jessica Alba at the packed Opening Ceremony fashion show. Jenner and her boyfriend, Tyga, were there Sunday night, along with guests including Miguel, Tinashe, Laverne Cox, Natasha Lyonne, Spike Jonze, Alexa  Chung, Kelly Osbourne and Rose McGowan. But after the inventive show wowed the crowd with models from the New York City Ballet and choreography by Justin Peck, spies said Kylie’s Bodyguards were anything but graceful. After the show as guests were trying to leave the venue, “it was very crowded,” said a source. “Everyone was in the crush and Jessica had [...]

28 10, 2015

Surveillance Is Not Easy

2019-06-05T10:59:25-07:00October 28th, 2015|

To appreciate how difficult it is to conduct surveillance try this easy test? Drive to a nearby market. Park your car and follow anyone you chose who drives out of the lot. Chances are you may not make it three blocks before you lose that person. Surveillance is an art and it takes years of practice and experience to become a qualified surveillance investigator. All too often we hear from some clients who suspect their significant other is cheating that they decided to follow them. Within minutes they were either discovered or they lost sight of the car within thirty [...]

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