Institute of Professional Investigators
For over 36 years, the Institute of Professional Investigators has sought to encourage and promote its members to achieve and maintain a high standard of professionalism whilst engaged in their investigative activities.
Our organisation is the only “Institute” within the private investigation sector in the United Kingdom. We consider our membership to be truly representative of the investigation sector.
It is with great sadness that the IPI reports the death of Peter Heims FIPI, a founder member of the Institute. (Updated with funeral details)
The Institute's AGM will be held on the 22 November 2013 in London.
Details to follow.
IPI Responds to Home Office Committee Conclusions, raising concerns about the recommended 1 year cooling off period for retired police officers.
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Help and advice for those seeking a career as a Professional and Private Investigator.
Do you want the best possible quality of work carried out in respect of the investigation you would like undertaken? Do you want to ensure that the information has been obtained lawfully and therefore in a manner that will be acceptable and valuable if and when your issue results in a court hearing?
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The Institute's online Foundation Course has been running now for eight years and has become very popular as an entry point into the world of professional and private investigation. Study at home at your own pace.