Private Investigators in Sunderland

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Our Sunderland Private Detectives work with private customers, high-net-worth individuals, and corporate clients.

Bond Rees are the leading private investigators in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear. With a team of professional, highly experienced PIs, our results speak for themselves with a 98.7% success rate. Our private detective agency is made up of cyber security experts, ex-military, and ex-police force who can deliver results on both a personal and corporate level.

So whether you need surveillance on a cheating partner, divorce paper serving or a quickly delivered writ, a same-day bug sweep of your office or home, a discreet trace on a missing person, or even legal evidence gathering for a benefit fraud court case, we can help.

Hiring a private detective in Sunderland
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We have the experience and an established track record of gaining the best results in a minimum time frame.

Bond Rees employ only the highest quality of professional private detectives and have access to the latest Private detective resources and technology to ensure the most in depth and comprehensive of private investigation services across the country. 

If you need discreet, reliable and effective private or corporate investigation in Sunderland or anywhere in the UK, contact Bond Rees today as soon as possible. 

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Private Investigator Services in Sunderland

Bond Rees offer a massive range of private and corporate investigation services. 

Our highly skilled Private Investigators in Sunderland can take on a wide range of work. Some examples of the types of work we are able to carry out are provided below: 

  • 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
  • Coercive behaviour and gaslighting investigations
  • Stalking, Exploitation & 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 Sunderland?

Bond Rees are the prominent provider in the North East of private and corporate investigation, you can feel confident that you will get the best results possible with our Private eye team. 

Sunderland-based Private Investigators have been feature in the press in the UK, and overseas

We are the most established and experienced private investigation agency in the UK. Our Sunderland-based detectives are among some of the best in the industry. Due to our depth of expertise, we are regularly contacted for an expert opinion by media titles, and have been featured in the press worldwide, including The New York Post, Huffington Post, The Sun, Yahoo Life, The Mirror, Lad Bible, Bristol Post, and Wales Online.

We have built up a huge wealth of experience, knowledge and contacts during our many years of private investigation which goes a very long way to gaining results fast and accurate. 

Bond Rees will only employ the highest quality of professional private detectives and provide the latest in software, technology, and equipment to facilitate comprehensive, targeted investigation work. 

We always undertake all investigation in a legitimate and ethical manner and always within the boundaries of our laws. 

Bond Rees will provide you with regular updates and information about how your investigation is 

moving forward and you will never be left in the dark. 

Bond Rees are dedicated to providing every client with the best private or corporate investigation services in the UK and will go the extra mile every time to achieve the outcomes you need. 

Areas of Sunderland our private detectives serve

Locations we cover in Sunderland: 

Bond Rees operate on a nationwide basis meaning that we can meet your needs wherever you are or wherever your investigation leads. 

Bond Rees is a UK-wide investigations agency with local detectives based in the North East area, including Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Gateshead.

How to access private investigation services in Sunderland

Just use any of the contact methods below and one of our advisors will talk you through any issues you may have. 

Our Private Investigators in Sunderland are available 24/7 to deal with any enquiry you may have. 


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 

Private Investigator Costs Sunderland:

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We have given a rough guide to pricing below as each client we deal with is fully bespoke and no job is the same. 

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 Sunderland?

Bond Rees provide professional private investigation services to both individual and corporate investigation. 

We have experience of providing a wide range of services within the North east and across the UK with a few listed below. 

• Concerns that a partner is cheating or engaging in activities that may be harmful to themselves, you or your family such as drug use or gambling. 

• Evidence of assets, disguised relationships or behaviors and lifestyle regarding an ex-partner for use in difficult divorce proceedings. 

• Evidence of unhealthy, harmful or negative behaviors or relationships for use in child custody investigations. 

• Finding someone you care about who has gone missing or you have lost touch with. 

• Employee Monitoring

• Finding out the truth behind secrets and lies in your relationship, family or social network. 

Benefits of hiring an investigator

What benefits can my business see from hiring you?

Bond Rees are the experts when it comes to UK Commercial Investigation, we have provided many business clients with the effective, targeted and results driven investigation services needed to secure the wellbeing and safety of their company. 

We will provide you with an allocated professional private detective who will ensure that we fully understand your needs and the requirements of your investigation and will keep you updated and informed throughout the investigation process until the very end. 

Do you help law firms in Sunderland?

We investigate for Sunderland law firms

Bond Rees have been working alongside legal firms for many years throughout the UK and offer a wide range of services to support this such as process serving and close protection. 

Bond Rees would be happy to hear from any North East legal firm and provide whatever professional service you need from our security services. 

Just contact us on any of the above methods and we will get in touch with you to discuss how we can help today. 

Are private investigators legal?

100% yes. 

Private and corporate investigationare both completely legal and most are ex law enforcement officials and ex Northumbria police so we know the law inside and out. 

There is a legal framework which clarifies what is and what is not legitimate to undertake in the investigation process in the UK and this is outlined in various legislation including the Human Rights Act 1998, GDPR, the Data Protection Act 2018 and the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 amongst others. 

Bond Rees are fully legally compliant and will not undertake any action that places us, you or your business at risk of legal challenge or action. 

What can a private investigator legally do?

There are many activities that are entirely legal for our Private Investigators in Sunderland to carry out and that support an in depth and comprehensive investigation. 

It is wholly legal in the UK for a private investigator to physically follow someone and take photographs of said person. 

It is legal to place surveillance equipment in a public place to gain understanding of a person’s whereabouts and behaviors. 

It is legal to conduct searches of records and databases with use of specialist software and 

technology to confirm personal details or obtain information about a person’s history of employment, addresses, finances and assets and criminality. 

It is legal to perform searches of social media to gain further understanding of an individual’s lifestyle, activities, routines and social network. 

It is legal to undertake enquiries with persons known to the subject of the investigation in a discreet and covert manner to extend information known about them in different areas of their life. 

In some situations it is legal to utilise GPS vehicle tracking to find out the locations a vehicle is being driven to. 

Private Investigator FAQs

Private Investigator FAQs

When are you open?

Bond Rees are open and available to contact 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. 

Where are you based?

Bond Rees cover the whole of the UK but have local branches situated throughout including Sunderland and the North east. 

How much will my investigation cost?

This depends on your exact needs but an indicative guide to our costs is provided above to help you know what to expect from our many inexpensive private eye solutions. 

Do I need to pay the whole cost upfront?

Our advisor will be happy to explain payment options available to you in full. Just use any of the above contact methods to get in touch. 

How long will the investigation take?

This is determined on a individual case by case basis, our advisor will be able to provide you with realistic expectations around timescales once we understand your needs and desired outcomes. 

When can the investigation start?

We have professional private detectives ready to start work for you on an immediate basis at all times. 

How can I hire Bond Rees?

Just get in touch with our Private Investigators in Sunderland via any of the above provided contact methods or using the contact form at the bottom of the page and an advisor will call you straight back to get the investigation process started for you.

Look forward to hearing from you.

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