Matrimonial Investigations

Finding that your partner has been lying to you can shake your self-belief. Our investigations can help you find the answers you need.

Finding the Truth

Confronting a cheating spouse can be a daunting task and often the most difficult step is feeling that your concerns are valid. Whether you are seeking evidence to confront your partner, to use in court or simply for personal closure, our matrimonial investigations can provide clarity in a difficult situation.
Most relationship experts agree that, if a partner is being unfaithful, there are likely to be changes in their behaviour. These changes alone are not a guaranteed sign of infidelity, as something else may have changed, but these details are a good starting point for any investigation.

We are able to use our skills to help confirm or deny any suspicions you may have, and the evidence we provide will be prepared to a meticulous standard and will be sufficient to use as evidence in court, should it be required.
We will assign a case manager to guide you through what can be an emotional process, and we are ready to be guided by you to move at a pace with which you are comfortable. Our team will always give you time, ensuring you feel comfortable discussing the situation with us, and we will never press for details you do not want to disclose. You are under no obligation to provide specific details about yourself or your partner and, if you choose not to proceed beyond making an enquiry, we will not keep a record of your call.

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What sort of Matirmonial Investigations are there?

I think my partner might be cheating.

Matrimonial Investigations

Suspecting your partner of cheating is a difficult time, and living with uncertainty can cause unhealthy amounts of stress. By discussing your concerns with us, we can make an appropriate plan to find out what is really happening. This may involve covert surveillance and other services such as tracing where there are suspected third parties involved. Our investigators are trained in discreetly following and observing people, using long-lens cameras to collect video and photographic evidence of their actions.

Making the decision to hire private investigators to look into your partner’s behaviour is one only you can make. We will never take action that isn’t proportional or reasonable, and you are under no obligation to follow through with any enquiries. If you do decide that an investigation can provide the peace of mind you need, we will be discreet in our communications and invoicing, never discussing your case until we are sure only you are listening. If you decide not to continue an investigation, we will not hold onto any details of your case and will not contact you if you do not wish to be contacted.

My partner seems to be working unusual hours.

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If your partner’s working hours have changed, but don’t seem to follow a pattern, or there’s no impact on their earnings, you might be asking questions about what’s really going on. From late-night emailing to extended overtime at the office, work can provide a convenient excuse for a partner to behave in ways they wouldn’t when you are there. Whether your partner is being unfaithful or their work situation has changed, not being fully honest with you could damage your relationship irreparably.

Our first step would be to gather the details of their new working arrangement from you in an initial consultation, and discuss possible services that could help uncover the truth. It might be that we station a team at the workplace to conduct covert surveillance, noting what time they leave and where they go at that time. We use long range cameras to collect high quality photo and video evidence, which we return to you as conclusive evidence of their actions. We will never reveal ourselves to your partner or anyone else.

I am going to file for divorce and I want to prove my partner is having an affair.

Matrimonial Investigations

In the UK, the law on divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships is changing to remove the concept of ‘fault’. From Autumn 2021 a statement of irretrievable relationship breakdown is all that is necessary to begin proceedings. Until then, the law still requires ‘five facts’ to show the breakdown in the relationship and, even after changes, evidence of an ongoing affair can add clarity and context to the case.

All of our evidence is reported to the highest standard, meaning that our time-stamped photography and video footage is admissible in court as evidence. In our initial consultation, we will collect details of your suspicions to find a pattern of behaviour. These patterns may be hidden but our experience has taught us that people always repeat behaviours in a pattern or routine of some form. We use these patterns to identify the times and locations at which we are most likely to find useful evidence and make a plan for surveillance to collect evidence of the affair.

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Case Studies

Interested in our matrimonial investigations? Read about how we have helped others.

What Is My Partner Doing On A Night Out?

Whether husband and wife, or girlfriend and boyfriend, the question is “What is my partner doing on a night out?” is very common and you wouldn’t be the first to wonder it yourself. One client who contacted us had these thoughts for too long and when confronted her partner was told that she was crazy, delusional, insane and paranoid. All tell tale signs that someone has something to cover up. Read on about how we knocked over the lies…

Why Is My Wife Being Distant?

Over a number of months our client had seen his wife becoming increasingly distant, he gave us insight into her job and her working routine and explained how she seemed to be becoming more argumentative. He also went on to explain that he had strong suspicions she was seeing somebody from work and he had made multiple attempts to confront her and offer her a chance to confess her infidelity….

Is My Husband Cheating?

We received a phone call from a distraught woman who strongly suspected her husband was cheating, she explained that he had always worked long hours but recently it had become more frequent and the excuses he gave were getting more and more flimsy, he claimed he was being forced to work overtime but his earnings never seemed to change. We carried our surveillance and discovered his stories didn’t seem to match his actions….

Corporate Services

We assist employers, who might otherwise avoid investigating dishonest staff because they lack experience or fear legal action.

Lying about injuries for financial gain creates stigma and undue stress for those who rely on compensation and injury payments.

Becoming a victim of fraud can be stressful and financially devastating so investigating it professionally and effectively is vital.

Process servers provide a trusted method of delivery that ensures documents have been received. 

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Mystery shoppers collect vital intelligence about the customers experience and can find evidence of unscrupulous retailers.

Enquiry agents can conduct covert and overt enquiries, obtaining additional information to support investigations.

Matrimonial Investigations FAQ's

As with any of our investigations the first step is to speak to one of our friendly team and explain what your situation is and what you are trying to achieve. Once we have an idea of what your objectives are we will be able to explain to you what the options are, what the associated costs will be and what we would recommend to be the most suitable solution.

 

Consultation is free of charge, there is zero obligation and if you do not wish to proceed we will not store any of the details we have discussed.

There is no ‘off the shelf’ solution to this type of investigation work however there are a wide variety of options available to you.

The first step is to speak to one of our investigators about your concerns and find out if your expectations are realistic and if your objectives are achievable.

Our clients confidentiality is paramount to us and all of our agents are trained to know exactly what they can and cannot disclose.

If the task requires disclosing your identity this is something you would be made aware of at the initial stage and confirmation would be sought before proceeding.

We are fully GDPR compliant so all of the data we hold is stored and accessed securely.

There is no simple answer to this question however there are a variety of signs that may be indiciative that your partner is being dishonest or potentially hiding something. 

 

Through years of working on matrimonial disputes we have becomes aware of some of the most common signs and you can check them out on our blog post;
The Truth Behind Cheating

FAQ

Our investigators are highly skilled and trained to deal with all possible circumstances, in the incredibly unlikely event one of our investigators is confronted they will have a carefully prepared cover story to ensure they are not compromised.

 

Even under scrutiny they would never reveal their true identity or reveal the identity of you as our client.

As with any investigation you must demonstrate that you have a valid reason to begin an investigation and the solution must be proportionate and justifiable. If you suspect an ex-partner is breaking the law while they have custody of your child, you may well have grounds to investigate them.

Yes, all of the investigations we conduct are done so, legally, lawfully, and ethically.

 

This ensures that any reports we provide you with are admissible as evidence in court, should they be needed. All you will need to do is ensure you tell your case manager that the reports may be needed in court and they will prepare the necessary supporting statements when your evidence is submitted.

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