State of Arizona Licensing
Private Investigator Registration
Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) regulating PI licenses and registrations
Personal Detectives: Title 32, Chapter 24
Which must certanly be signed up
You'll want a valid detective agency Employee subscription certificate if the work meets the meanings in ARS §32-2401-16 (below). This subscription certification is only going to be issued in sponsorship of an Arizona licensed personal investigation agency. The private eye Employee registration certificate is good only while used by the sponsoring Agency. In case your work comes to an end, the Qualifying Party of the agency must get back your enrollment certificate to DPS.
It really is illegal for a personal detective to work in Arizona without an Arizona enrollment certificate. Arizona doesn't have any reciprocity agreements with just about any states.
Until you fall under one of the exemptions in private eye Exemptions (ARS §32-2409), supplying private research solutions without a permit is a course 1 misdemeanor. In addition, a violation of the laws can prevent you from acquiring a license and/or enrollment certification as time goes on.
Appropriate Definition of a personal Detective (ARS §32-2401-16)
16. "private eye" implies someone aside from an insurance coverage adjuster or an on-duty serenity officer as defined in part 1-215 which, for consideration, partcipates in company or accepts employment to:
(a) Furnish, agree to make or make any investigation for the true purpose of acquiring information with reference to:
(i) criminal activity or wrongs done or threatened against the US or any condition or territory of this United States.
Federal Bureau of research fingerprint background check
The candidate's fingerprints may be familiar with look at the criminal background files regarding the FBI. The processes for acquiring a big change, correction, or updating of the criminal record record are established in Title 28, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), part 16.34.
Detective Agency Staff Member
Expiration time would be the same as the Agency’s expiration time.
Extra Private Investigator Employee licenses
A separate Private Investigator worker subscription certificate is needed for each work
You may possibly are a private detective for as much agencies as you wish. An additional private eye worker registration certificate is required per agency for which you are employed. The detective agency employee enrollment certificate is legitimate just while used by the sponsoring Agency. In case your work comes to an end, you have to surrender your registration certificate to your department.
Knowledge and Training required
At the moment, there are not any knowledge or training demands to be an exclusive Investigator worker.
Arizona Division of Public Security
PO Box 6328, MD 3140
Phoenix, AZ 85005
Mobile: (602) 223-2361