Lipstick Investigations and The Kyle & Jackie O Show

Lipstick Investigations have been chosen to work with the Kyle & Jackie O Show on Sydney’s KiisFM.  You are probably already aware that Kyle and Jackie have been at the top of the Sydney radio ratings heap for a decade and have one of the largest breakfast audiences on Australian radio. As one of the most well-known private investigators in Sydney, Lipstick Investigations is well versed in all styles of investigation. Whilst we do tend to specialise in infidelity based investigations and relationship investigation, we also do a large amount of family law work. Furthermore we also carry out background checks and locate persons. In fact, the first three cases […]

Female Investigators

Female investigators are our specialty. Well over half of our field agents are women, and the main reason women make great private eyes is that the subject of an investigation is much less likely to be suspicious of a female – it is as simple as that. We have female investigators aged from 23 right up to 58, and everywhere in between. They are of different socio-economic backgrounds, different cultures, some are mums, some are analytical and some are sneaky – all these qualities make a good investigator no matter what gender they are. Women investigators go through exactly the same training standards as men, and have had similar life […]

Investigator Rates

Investigator rates vary as much as the assignments we take on. Most are charged by the hour, with the hourly rate changing by the expertise required. Some assignments though are charged for the actual search, or inquiry …… in the paragraphs below we attempt to give you an idea of how charges can work. Australian privacy laws are quite strict, and much of the information we collect nowadays is by using surveillance. This means we have an agent (or more) in the field gathering information by observation. It might involve following a business associate, partner, or employee to see what they may be getting up to. This is charged in […]

Investigators and Privacy in Australia

Private investigators and privacy in Australia – some facts ……. Private investigators perform a whole range of assignments on behalf of their clients and, as with any other citizen in Australia, must do so within the boundaries of the law. The assignments range from investigating insurance fraud and tracing debtors, to finding missing relatives and helping people with family disputes. Very often these investigations will require the client to obtain information such as records of conversations, addresses, and other personal details but there are strict guidelines on how a private detective can go about doing this. General Information Protection Australia has strict laws to protect personal information. The Privacy Act […]

Selecting a Private Investigator for Surveillance

Regardless of where you are, the investigator you hire can have lasting effects on your particular case. Choosing the wrong private investigator for video surveillance based on the price alone may expose you to scrutiny by your partner, your business associate or legal representative, targeting the competence of the hired investigators. To avoid these pitfalls and more we have put together 4 questions we recommend asking any investigator that you are considering hiring for video surveillance. 1. Ask For A Copy of Their State Issued Private Investigators License Licensing requirements vary from state to state. Ensure that they are licensed in the State in which you intend to hire them. […]

Do you think you have been scammed on a dating site?

Do you think you are being scammed on a dating site? These issues have always been around since the beginning of the internet, but we have noticed recently that they are becoming more prevalent. Scammers have learnt that there can be big money in preying on lonely people, and hacking away at their vulnerabilities. As private investigators we are well versed in these scams having investigated many over the years. One of the most common methods of getting started on this scam is for the scammer to join a dating site with an attractive photo and heart-felt profile blurb, knowing that there are single lonely people to take advantage of. […]