About LocalPI

Established in 1999

Lincoln Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigator group, serving Lincoln and all surrounding areas.

Lincoln Detectives

Lincoln Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigators. We have an unrivalled track record in private and business investigations. Because we are local you will not be charged for fuel or travel time to get to the location of the assignment. So whatever you need us for, you can relax knowing your investigation is in safe, expert hands.

Professional Investigation

LocalPI is a national company and our head office is based in Nottingham. Operating through our local websites we cover 158 towns and cities throughout the UK. We are not a franchise which means that the quality and standard of our customer service is maintained throughout the UK.

Our Managing Director, Jon Riding, established the company in 1999. Back then it was known as Riding & Sons Investigations. Jurek Piasecki was appointed Chairman of LocalPI in 2012. Since then LocalPI has quickly expanded to become the UK's largest investigation company for private individuals and businesses.

Using industry leading techniques and combined with our high level of customer care, LocalPI provide an unrivalled service when it comes to investigations, research and evidence collection.

Legally Obtained Evidence

By choosing to work with LocalPI, you will benefit from a professional investigation company that delivers results and keeps you in the picture. You will have 24/7 access to a secure online portal where you can view evidence, secured on your behalf – in real time.

All evidence gathered on your behalf is done so legally to ensure you can use it with confidence. Our private and business clients are our best advocates and testimonials are available on request for you to review.

Whichever branch you choose to instruct you can be assured that we will operate with the utmost professionalism, integrity and always legally and within the law.

No Hidden Costs

LocalPI has been providing investigative services for businesses, legal sector, insurance and private clients for nearly two decades. We have experience of investigations into a multitude of issues.

Using our unique portal system ensures that evidential reports are delivered directly to the client within 48 hours of the task being completed.

As a national company we can cover anywhere in the UK without additional travel charges. Our agents are local to you and therefore there is no charge for fuel or travel to and from your job.

Our clear and simple pricing structure means that you know exactly what you will be paying for. There will be no hidden costs or unexpected charges to pay.

Contact Us

In the first instance we always recommend that you contact one of our Case Managers to discuss the most cost-effective way forward.

For Free Advice Phone: 01522 899 453

Lincoln Detectives offer services to cover all eventualities. To book a service today or to find out more information, call 01522 899 453.

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About Lincoln

Lincoln Detectives have been operating in Lincoln and the East Midlands for almost 20 years.

  • Like many other cities in Britain, Lincoln has developed a growing IT economy, with many e-commerce mail order companies setting up in or around the city.
  • Lincoln is a cathedral city and county town of Lincolnshire, England.
  • The non-metropolitan district of Lincoln has a population of 85,595.
  • The 2001 census gave the entire urban area of Lincoln a population of 120,779.
  • The council identifies a 'Greater Lincoln' catchment area covering surrounding villages and towns, which has a population of 250,000.
  • In Viking times Lincoln was a trading centre important enough to issue coins from its own mint.
  • After the establishment of Dane Law in 886, Lincoln became one of The Five Boroughs in the East Midlands.
  • Over the next few centuries, Lincoln once again rose to prominence.
  • In 1068, two years after the Norman Conquest, William I ordered Lincoln's Castle to be built on the site of the former Roman settlement.
  • During the 13th century, Lincoln was the third largest city in England and was a favourite of more than one king.
  • Between 1642 and 1651, during the English Civil War, Lincoln was on the frontier between the Royalist and Parliamentary forces.
  • Military control of Lincoln Lincoln therefore changed hands numerous times.
  • Lincoln now had no major industry, no easy access to the sea and was poorly placed.
  • Lincoln's economy is based mainly on public administration, commerce, arable farming and tourism.
  • A plethora of other, more conventional small industrial businesses are located in and around Lincoln.
  • One of the reasons for building the University was to increase inward investment and act as a springboard for small companies.
  • Lincoln's station has five platforms and has a steady flow of trains and passengers passing through.
  • Trains run to a range of destinations including Newark-on-Trent, Grimsby, Nottingham, Leicester, Sheffield and Peterborough.

Lincoln Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Lincoln Detectives serve Lincoln and localities throughout the East Midlands.

Private Investigators, Surveillance specialists and qualified Polygraph examiners. Lincoln Detectives offer a complete range of Investigation solutions to suite private and business requirements.





Lincoln Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

By choosing to work with Lincoln Detectives, you are choosing a professional, efficient and reliable detective agency with a strong local knowledge of Lincoln, the East Midlands and surrounding areas. Our in-house private investigators, operatives and managers are trained to the highest standard. Our equipment is best-of-class. Lincoln Detectives are industry leaders in customer service.

All of our private detective services are conducted discreetly and in total confidence.

Last - but not least - you can rest assured that our private investigations services are 100% legal - they comply with all relevant rules and regulations.

Any Questions?

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Lincoln, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01522 899 453 or contact us via the website.

Lincoln Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Lincoln

Sparkhouse, Rope Walk, Lincoln, LN6 7DQ

Serving Lincoln, Louth, North Hykeham, Welton, Saxilby, Skellingthorpe and Washingborough and all areas in and around the East Midlands