Private Investigators in Bournemouth

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Looking for the best in private investigators in Bournemouth? You’ve come to the right place.

With a 98.7% success rate, Bond Rees is a private detective agency that provides services with both private and corporate clients, covering the Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch area. We offer in a investigation services in a discreet and effective manner, achieving the results you need.

Our Dorset team is made up of ex-military, ex-police force, and cyber security experts who regularly deliver results for smaller private clients, high-net worth individuals, corporate clients, and family offices, across the globe. If you require our professional or corporate services, please do not hesitate to contact Bond Rees today.

If you want the confidence of knowing that you are hiring the experts in the field, contact Bond Rees today to discuss your requirements.

Private Investigator Services in Bournemouth

Bond Rees Private investigators in Bournemouth

We offer a diverse range of private investigation services and there is no situation that we cannot provide the right solution for.

We will design every investigation package around your exact needs.

Below are a few examples of the kinds of work we undertake every day for our clients:

  • Person tracing (We trace lost relatives, ex-partners and old flames from school, find probate beneficiaries, find people in the UK, fine people abroad, find cowboy builders who owe money from an unfinished project, etc.)
  • Debtor Tracing (Someone who owes you money like a tenant who didn’t pay rent)
  • GPS Vehicle Tracking
  • Covert & undercover surveillance
  • Infidelity Investigation (We offer surveillance to catch cheating husband, wife or partner, benefits cheats, theft by employees, etc.)
  • Corporate Investigations (Due diligence, corporate espionage, spying, intelligence gathering, corruption, and competitor investigations.)
  • Financial Investigations
  • International Investigations
  • International People Tracing (USA, Canada, Australia, Africa, Asia, etc)
  • Fraud Investigation
  • Employee investigations (such as employee theft, employee fraud, employee misconduct, and data Protection Act breach investigations)
  • Business partner investigations (for theft and corruption)
  • Bug sweeping of homes, hotel rooms and commercial offices
  • Surveillance Equipment / Covert CCTV installationBrand Protection Investigation
  • Vehicle tracking / Find a stolen car
  • Cyber Crime (Scammers. Phishing, Electronic money theft, Cryptocurrency theft, Phone & Computer Hacking, Identity Theft, Stolen Money, Computer Forensics, Security Penetration Checks (Pen Testing), etc)
  • Process serving (e.g serving of legal documents, such as divorce papers, writs, summons, section 8 and section 21 notices, etc)
  • Telephone number tracing
  • Lie Detector Testing (also called Polygraph Examination)
  • Background Checking
  • Tracing Land Owners
  • Identity theft investigations
  • Catfishing investigations
  • Family law investigations
  • False allegations and character assassination
  • Investigate troublesome neighbours (for damage, drug dealing, domestic violence, etc)
  • Evidence gathering for accidents and assaults to prove negligence or otherwise
  • Locate struck off doctors
  • Cult infiltration and investigations (i.e Narcissistic family cults, Religious groups, Sex cults, etc.)
  • Coercive behaviour, Gaslighting investigations, Cult mind Control, Brainwashing of vulnerable individuals, Childhood conditioning, Totalitarian Behaviour, etc.
  • Theft or abusive behaviour investigations of private care worker, cleaners, nannies, etc.
  • Stalking & Harassment investigations
  • Illegitimate child search / paternity investigations
  • Searches for parents not paying child support
  • Find children who have been taken away by parent
  • Finding birth father or biological mother
  • Evidence for prima facie defamation (e.g Finding someone who posted photos, comments, or damaging information on chat forums, social media and website comments.)
  • Tech fraud (Bank hacking, crypto theft / hack forensics and tracing, phishing email fraud, etc.)
  • Close protection services
  • Mystery shopper investigations
  • Fly Tipping Investigation
  • Brand Protection Investigation
  • Address tracking
  • Service of court order
  • Attend and make court hearing notes at criminal trials
  • Suspicious neighbour investigations
  • Grooming investigations

Why choose Bond Rees Private Investigators in Bournemouth?

Benefits of hiring our Bournemouth private detectives

We have the benefit of being situated in Bournemouth and having extensive local knowledge that proves invaluable to any investigation.

Bond Rees are the leading private investigation company in the UK and as such have the resources, experience and expertise to provide you with the highest quality, most efficient private investigation services available.

We comply fully with all legislation and guidance relating to the field of private investigation so you can be assured there will be no risk of legal challenge or action following our work with you.

As a legitimate and ethical private investigation agency, Bond Rees respects your right to privacy and confidentiality. All of our work will ensure complete discretion and data protection for you.

Bond Rees recognise that hiring a private investigation agency is an unfamiliar and anxiety provoking decision for most people and we will support and guide you through the entire process, providing you with a single point of contact to address all your concerns and queries.

We will provide you with a full professional report and documented evidence at the end of every investigation we undertake.

Locations we cover in Bournemouth

Areas of Bournemouth our detectives cover

Bond Rees cover the whole of the UK and can provide private investigation services in whatever location you require.

We have a local branch in Bournemouth situated on the Westover Road, close to the gardens and beach.

From our convenient Bournemouth office, we are able to provide investigation services across the town as well as surrounding areas including Christchurch, The New Forest, Poole and the Purbecks. Bond Rees is a UK-wide investigations agency with local detectives based across the Dorset area, including Poole, Christchurch, Dorchester and Weymouth

How to access private investigation services in Bournemouth

Bond Rees are available to contact 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and look forward to speaking with you.

Just use any of the below methods to get in touch and an advisor will call you straight back to discuss your case:


Text: 07792 762 511


You can call any of the below numbers depending on the service you require:

Private Detective Services: 0800 002 9468

Lie Detector Services: 0800 051 5329

People Tracing Services: 0800 270 7260

Process Serving & other services: 0800 773 4931

Or use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Private Investigator Bournemouth Costs

How much do our Bournemouth private investigators cost?

The precise price you pay will be dependent on the circumstances and requirements of your case and our advisor will go through this with you to ensure you are fully informed of all costings before you commit to us working for you.

Below is a general guide of the costs associated with services we undertake:

People tracing services from £99 to £489.

Surveillance ranging from £389 to £780.

GPS Tracking Devices from £99 to £988.

Lie Detector Testing from £450 per test.

Corporate Investigations starting from £740.

Bug Sweeping Services starting from £998.

Why hire a private detective in Bournemouth?

We help local businesses in Bournemouth to cut down on fraud and employee theft

At Bond Rees we recognise that hiring a private detective is likely to have been a difficult decision for you and that this may seem like a daunting and stressful step.

We want to assure you that we deal with all kinds of clients and all kinds of issues every day and that we will be able to find the solution to your problem and support you through the entire hiring and investigation process.

There is a multitude of diverse reasons that individuals or businesses find themselves in the position of considering hiring a private detective:

Perhaps someone you love has gone missing and you need professional help to find them and make sure they are ok.

Maybe you have been talking to someone online and are thinking of meeting up with them or possibly pursuing a relationship with them but want to be sure about their background and personal situation first.

It could be that you have suspicions that a partner is cheating on you and you want evidence so you can confront them about this.

Possibly you own or run a business and have noticed stock or other assets have started to go missing and you want to get to the bottom of this theft and find the culprit.

You might have concerns that an employee is defrauding you and your business; maybe they are submitting inflated expense claims, false sick pay claims or a claim for compensation for an exaggerated injury and you need firm evidence to challenge their actions.

It might be that you are a legal firm trying to process a bad debtor who has gone into hiding and you need them found so you can act for your client.

Whatever your need or issue, Bond Rees will be more than happy to discuss this with you and explore the best course of action to resolve this for good.

What benefits can my business see from hiring you?

We private personal and commercial investigations services across the Dorset coast

Bond Rees are based locally in Bournemouth so you will benefit from our extensive local knowledge, and you won’t have to foot the bill for expensive travel costs that other agencies will charge you.

Bond Rees are the experts when it comes to corporate and employee investigation and will ensure you get the results and the evidence you need.

Bond Rees are fully compliant with legislation and guidance relating to private investigation work so your business will not be at risk of any legal action as a result of our work with you.

Bond Rees will provide you with a full report and clear and documented evidence after every investigation which you can use to support your next steps and take decisive action.

Bond Rees will provide you with a single point of contact who will work with you to understand your exact needs and the outcomes you are seeking. They will keep you updated throughout the investigation, so you always feel informed and in control.

Bond Rees always ensure absolute discretion and confidentiality for every client and place the utmost importance on this.

Do you help law firms in Bournemouth?

We provide process serving, people tracing and asset tracing services to law firms across Bournemouth

Bond Rees have supported many legal firms over the years to trace people, process serve or just gain more information about an individual or company.

We are happy to work with any legal firm in Bournemouth and look forward to discussing your requirements with you.

Just contact us on any of the above methods and we will call you right back.

Are private investigators legal?

This is a frequently asked question within the field of private investigation but, yes, professional private investigation is entirely legal in the UK.

Private investigator reports and evidence can be used to support legal cases and are admissible to court.

UK legislations such as The Protection from Harassment Act 1997, The Human Rights Act 1998, The Data Protection Act 2018, GDPR and The Freedom of Information Act 2020 are relevant to the undertaking of private investigation and need to be complied with.

Bond Rees undertake all investigatory work in a legally compliant and ethical manner and are respectful of human rights at all times.

What can a private investigator legally do?

There are many actions that a private investigator can legally undertake in the UK; these professionals use their skill sets, training, knowledge, and the resources available to them to conduct investigatory activities in a discreet and effective approach.

Some of the tasks that a private investigator can legally undertake in the UK are listed below for your information:

  • Following someone physically (otherwise known as covert surveillance) and taking photographic evidence whilst doing so.
  • Conducting physical and online searches using specialist software and technology to find out an individual’s personal details and address, employment, financial and criminal history, or background. 
  • Social media account searches to find out about a person’s lifestyle, behaviours, and the people within their professional and social networks.
  • Conduct enquiries in a discreet or covert manner through making contact with individuals involved in some way with the subject to find out more about them and their background.
  • Assume undercover roles within a business or organisation with the owner’s consent to further investigation findings and evidence.
  • The use, in specific circumstances, of GPS vehicle tracking technology.

Private Investigator FAQs

Can you find someone who owes me money?

Yes. We definitely can. Just contact us now and we will get started straight away.

What are your opening hours?

24/7! Just contact us any time. We are ready to start work for you whenever you need it.

Do I have to pay the whole cost upfront?

This is dependent on your situation and the service or package you require.

An advisor will be happy to talk through payment options with you and will try to assist you in whatever way they can.

Are you genuine professional investigators?

Yes, absolutely! We recognise there are many con artists in the field of private investigation and do not blame you at all for being somewhat sceptical!

Rest assured that we are the genuine experts and that we provide a professional and reliable service.

Have a chat with one of our advisors to put your mind at rest and if you are still not completely confident, you won’t need to pay a penny or proceed any further.

Will I be able to prove the findings of my investigation?

Bond Rees provide a full report and documented evidence at the conclusion of every investigation. This will be yours to keep and use however you wish.

How can I hire Bond Rees?

Bond Rees are open and available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week and are ready to discuss your situation and start work for you now!

Just contact us on any of the above provided methods and an advisor will call you straight back to get things moving!

We look forward to providing you with an unrivalled private investigation service and the solution to your problems.

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