Best Private Investigators in Minneapolis

Why These Private Investigators?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Minneapolis Private Investigators on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Gilbertson Investigations, LLC

Gilbertson Investigations, LLC is a private investigation service with over three decades of law enforcement experience. The Burnsville agency handles criminal defense cases, personal injury, and civil litigation cases for attorneys and law firms. Services include criminal investigations, evidence collection, witness interviews and statements, accident and arrest reports, and more. Additional services include armed executive and VIP protection, insurance claim and fraud investigations, and surveillance photography. The agency is a member of the First District Bar Association Ethics Committee and is licensed, bonded, and insured.

Burnsville, MN 55306


Metro SIU

Metro SIU is a licensed private investigator and detective agency in the Twin Cities providing services to the general public, businesses, attorneys, and insurance companies. The agency has experience in cases dealing with elder abuse, financial exploitation, missing persons, and wills and probate. Investigator awards include Officer of the Year by the State of Minnesota, Investigator of the Year by the FBI and US Attorney’s Office, Investigator of the Year by the International Homicide Investigators Association twice, and Distinguished Service Medals. Metro SIU is a member of the Minnesota Private Investigators Association.

2042 Wooddale Drive Suite 250
Woodbury, MN 55125


Mossak & Associates

Mossak & Associates is a female owned private investigation agency in Stillwater with over 20 years of experience. All investigative teams are highly trained and have unlimited access to the latest surveillance and investigative equipment available. The agency provides services to government, corporate, and private individuals in the areas of finance, employment, fraud detection, computer forensics, and more. Initial consultations are free and fees are based on an hourly rate for each assigned investigator with additional mileage and related expenses incurred when applicable. All investigations require a contract letter of retention and a pre-paid retainer.

Saint Paul, MN 55101