Dr. Michael Barbieri

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How to Conduct an Investigation Interview

How to Conduct an Investigation Interview

In most cases, investigators rely on interviews as the primary tool when gathering evidence. Usually, they rely on statements from the witnesses and the leading players to piece together the details of the incident. However, the investigators must sort through the...

Best Security Practices for Social Media

Best Security Practices for Social Media

Social media is a powerful tool that can be used to promote and expand a brand. It can provide an organization with a global presence, and it can help reach a large number of potential customers and employees at the same time. Because of its many users, many...

Tips for Choosing the Right Private Security

Tips for Choosing the Right Private Security

Engaging a security firm is considered the best choice for commercial establishments and property managers. This service can help protect their employees and properties from various threats. You have to consider the various options that are available to you when it...

Top Surveillance Strategies

Top Surveillance Strategies

Private investigators are expected to act lawfully and ethically when conducting surveillance. For instance, they cannot spy on people in a private home or hack into their online accounts. Understanding the rules and regulations surrounding private surveillance is...

Keeping Your Online Presence Private

Keeping Your Online Presence Private

Social media is a public forum. Anyone who visits your profile can see what you post, whether it's a photo, a status update, or anything else. While this is true for the most part, there are ways to keep some aspects of your social media private. Here are a few tips...

How to Safely Check Your Credit Score

How to Safely Check Your Credit Score

Financial experts recommend that everyone keeps track of their credit scores. But how many people actually do this? That is harder to say. Many people don't know how to check their score - or are afraid that it'll impact their credit if they try.  Banks and other...

Protecting Your Online Identity

Protecting Your Online Identity

Every day, there is a news story about someone's online identity being stolen. It has become so common that many people have started to shrug it off as simply another risk of doing business online. However, this is not something that should be taken lightly. Your...

Keeping Your Phone Secure and Safe

Keeping Your Phone Secure and Safe

Without a doubt or contradiction, most people depend on their mobile phones for their daily activities. They use their phones to send messages, receive texts, make calls, check the time, research, entertainment, shopping, business, and alarm.  Once someone loses their...

Steps to Take to Protect Your Identity

Steps to Take to Protect Your Identity

Identity theft is a terrifying experience. It is haunting to know that another person out there has taken your personal information—all likely without ever having met you in person. According to the FTC, an average of nine million Americans a year are forced to deal...