About LocalPI

Established in 1999

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

Richmond Detectives

Richmond Detectives Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigators. We have an unrivaled 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.

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Richmond Detectives offer services to cover all eventualities. To book a service today or to find out more information, call 01748 529 043.

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About Richmond

Richmond Detectives have been operating in Richmond and London Central for almost 20 years.

  • Richmond is noted for its high quality of life, as well as its affluence, and has been assessed as one of the happiest places in which to live in the UK.
  • Richmond is a town in south west London.
  • Richmond is part of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
  • Richmond is located 8.2 miles west-southwest of Charing Cross.
  • The founding and naming of Richmond followed the Tudor building of Richmond Palace early in the 16th century.
  • During this era Richmond was particularly associated with Elizabeth I.
  • The development of Richmond as a London suburb then began with the opening of the railway station in 1846.
  • Richmond was formerly part of the ancient parish of Kingston upon Thames in the county of Surrey.
  • Richmond became a municipal borough in 1890 that was enlarged in 1892 and 1933.
  • Richmond has formed part of Greater London since 1965.
  • Richmond is a much sought after residential location, and among the most wealthy areas in the United Kingdom.
  • Richmond is also a significant commercial and upmarket retail centre, and has a developed day and evening economy.
  • Richmond is located on a meander of the River Thames, with a large number of parks and open spaces, including Richmond Park.
  • Richmond sits technically on the south side of the River Thames opposite East Twickenham.
  • Richmond actually lies east of the river, which curves around the town in its course from Petersham to the south towards Kew to the north.
  • Richmond is well endowed with green and open spaces accessible to the public.
  • At the heart of Richmond sits Richmond Green, which is roughly square in shape.

Richmond Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Richmond Detectives serve Richmond and localities throughout London Central.

Professional Investigations, Surveillance and Intelligence acquisition. Richmond Detectives provides a comprehensive range of services to suit private, commercial and legal clients. Extensive local knowledge allows our Investigators to conduct investigations discreetly and efficiently.





Richmond Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Richmond, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01748 529 043 or contact us via the website.

Richmond Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Richmond

Serving Richmond, Isleworth, Twickenham, Brentford, Hounslow and all areas in and around London Central