Kusic and Kusic Recommended Book List

This week we are featuring a recommended reading list from authors that have made an impression on our staff at Kusic and Kusic Private Investigators. The books range from educational to fictional and offer good reads for the sleuths or curious onlookers in your life.Introduction to Social Media Investigation: A Hands-on Approach by Jennifer...

The Unintended Consequences of Using Social Media

Written by Laura-Lee Walker (Photo Credit: Courtesy of HTSABO)“The problem is much larger than any one individual’s ability to control their personal information, because there are so many new ways every week or every month in which we can be tracked or things can be inferred about us.” –Alessandro Acquisti, privacy economistThe reasons we...

What Private Investigators Do at Home to Stay Healthy

You’ve already read about what private investigators can do to keep healthy at work, but what about a home? Although a private investigator may not have extensive time off the job to take care of their health, there are some quick and effective ways to stay healthy.1. Get a good night sleepMany private investigators...

Future of the Private Investigation Industry

The landscape of private investigation in British Columbia is changing as the industry aims to solve existing challenges and work towards a more professional, inclusive and skilled workforce.The private investigator community strives to set the industry standard for private investigation in the Province and across Canada.Snapshot of today’s private investigatorsIn 2013, a total of...

A Woman’s Natural Defence Against Predators

Written by Laura-Lee Walker, private investigator The way women experience safety is different than a man in the frequency and range of triggers, and intensity in how a woman feels in different situations. Every woman has felt it: an increase in heart rate, a flash of fear, and an anxious feeling in the chest or stomach....

Colleen Collins’ Life as a Female Private Investigator

“As an experienced private detective… Colleen Collins is the perfect person to offer a glimpse into the lives of real female P.I.s”—Kim Green, managing editor of Pursuit MagazineCollins co-owned a private investigation firm in Denver for over a decade. She has taken on a wide range of cases from online stalking to homicides, and is an...

The Female Advantage to Being a Private Investigator

Women have a “distinct advantage… because of their ability to multitask and are better at playing a role… and superior to men when it comes to reading situations… and suppressing their ego in order to attain the goal.” - Tamir Pardo, Director of Mossad, Israel’s national intelligence agencyWhat comes to mind when you think...