Whether you choose to start your own or work with an already existing company, what you can do is make sure that you have all the right tools to get you far in your investigation.

Are you already curious about what these tools are? Here are the detective tools that you need:


There are various detectors that you need to be aware of. Some of these detectors are used in order to check if someone is lying while some are used to detect if there is a presence of criminal activity in a certain place. Sometimes, detectors can be extremely helpful in solving various cases that are available.


There are times when the watches that detectives have, have various functions. There are times when watches can act as a spy camera and there are also instances when watches can also act as recorders. Watches may have various functions but the normal watch can be helpful too because you should always be aware of the time.


There are instances when it can be harder to listen in on what is being said by those who are under surveillance and earphones can be very helpful in helping you listen more intently and more clearly to recognize the words that are being said.

Wireless Kit

It will be a weird thing to try to do detective work if the things that you are going to use just have so many wires attached to it. You know that you will be able to fare better if you make use of wireless kits. Just make sure to choose a wireless kit with good quality so that you will not have any trouble with using it in the future.

Back Pack

There is a chance that you would have to bring different things with you when you do your detective work and you cannot pretty much bring everything with your hands and it will be a bit off if you use other types of bags. What you can do instead is have a normal looking back pack that will help you out in bringing all the items that you need.


There are times when the person that you are observing would go from one place to another. You have to make sure that you have GPS so that you will know where the person is going and you can easily follow even from a safe distance. GPS will also allow you to search for a location that you are not familiar with.


There are instances when you would need to make sure that you will need to secure certain places. The alarm is highly important also if you would need to know when you should be alerted in order to do various tasks that will need immediate response.


If you have never used a taser before, you have to know now that you would need it whenever you would encounter some people who may try to hurt you. It will give you a sense of protection and will give you enough time to summon other Private Investigators or the authorities to be sure.


All of the highly technological items that you are going to use would need to be fully charged in order to carry out their tasks well. There is a chance that you would like to make sure that you would need to have all of the items charged ahead of time so that you can use it for as long as you need it.

Flash Light

There are instances when you would need to move even at night and it can be hard to see if you do not have enough light. The use of the flash light can be very helpful especially if you would need to do some tasks in the darkness. It will help you become more aware of your surroundings too especially if you need to keep quiet.

These detective tools of the trade will help you achieve your dream of becoming a private investigator.