In private investigation, particularly within insurance defense, the value of medical canvassing cannot be overstated. This proprietary investigative technique provides a robust tool for confirming or uncovering a subject’s medical treatment history. Let’s delve into the benefits and processes behind this essential service, shedding light on how it ensures accuracy and integrity in claims investigations. […]
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Elevating Your Private Investigator Business: Tips for Success By Justin D. Hodson, CPI In the world of private investigations, the journey from a one-person operation to a thriving firm is both challenging and rewarding. At Hodson PI, LLC, we’ve navigated this path and accumulated valuable insights along the way. In this article, we’ll share key […]
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I Got Hacked: 5 Things I Did Wrong 1. Neglecting Software Updates: One of the biggest mistakes I made was ignoring those pesky software update notifications. Little did I realize, these updates often include critical security patches that protect against new threats. Hackers are always finding new vulnerabilities, and outdated software is a goldmine for […]
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By Justin D. Hodson, CPI, CSMIE When I started private investigations twenty years ago, we were just starting the preservation of social media and online evidence. In 1999, most investigators preserved online evidence by printing it out with your packet of evidence and report.  Fast forward to now, and a lot of our evidence is […]
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By Justin D. Hodson, CPI As a private investigator, I have seen many mysteries and solved most. However, this enigma of a story has this gumshoe befuddled. A true mystery that, after five years, has everyone scratching their heads. The story starts in small coastal town of Sligo, Ireland.  Sligo, pronounced “SLY-goh”, is a tiny […]
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Justin D. Hodson, CPI has been a private investigator since 1999. He started merely as a loss prevention employee at a big box store and then decided he wanted to become a P.I. Justin knows the Southern California area as he has lived here his whole life. He established the P.I. firm in 2003 and […]
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Missing People Case Story This is a missing people investigation case story.  First, all stories are true.  Names and addresses may be changed.  The release of these stories have been authorized by the clients.  These pictures included in this story were actually captured the same day the investigation took place. Missing People investigations can be […]
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Orange County Private Investigator, Justin D. Hodson, CPI owner and lead investigator at Hodson, P.I. Investigations is helping sponsor the 1st annual Orange County Crime Stoppers golf tournament.   Orange County Crime Stoppers was founded by Patricia Wenskunas in 2011.   Justin D. Hodson, CPI was one of the very first board members of the […]
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Nov 23, 2011 -Respected Orange County private investigator, Justin D. Hodson, CPI has been appointed to the board of Directors of the Orange County Crime Stoppers Organization. There are more than 300 Crime Stoppers organizations in the United States and over 1,400 worldwide. This program has proven to be an asset to any community, with […]
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