Best Private Investigators in Nashville

Why These Private Investigators?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Nashville 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

Accredited Investigative Service

Accredited Investigative Service is a private investigations agency in Lebanon, Tennessee, established in 2001. Their team has over a century of combined investigative experience. They specialize in criminal defense and investigations. Their criminal defense services include enhance the client’s defense team, criminal records analysis, defendant interviews, mitigation reports, discovery analysis, co-defendant criminal history, and identify and interview witnesses. Accredited Investigative Service is bilingual in English and Spanish.

Lebanon, TN 37088


Agente, LLC

Agente, LLC is a private investigations agency in Nashville. Their staff has over a quarter of a century of extensive investigative experience. Agente, LLC specializes in homicide investigations. Their investigative services include criminal defense investigations, mobile forensics, suicide and questionable death investigations, domestic investigation, property crimes, and insurance claims investigation. The staff of Agente, LLC has trained with the most prestigious organizations in the country.

Nashville, TN 37201


Anderson Investigations

Anderson Investigations is a private investigation agency in Nashville, with additional offices in Clarksville, Nashville, Knoxville, and Chattanooga, Tennessee. Anderson Investigations has been providing discrete, in-depth private investigation for more than 12 years. Their investigative services include spousal surveillance, background check, employee investigations, child support investigations, process service, and internet profiling. Anderson Investigations offers free consultations for new clients.

Nashville, TN 37203


Covert Results

Established by Robert Young, Covert Results LLC is a professional private investigation firm that works with residential and commercial clients in Nashville and nearby cities. With a combined experience of over 80 years, it offers a comprehensive suite of security and investigation services such as wiretap and surveillance services, procurement of armed and unarmed security personnel, undercover investigations, and supervises risk and threat analysis various enterprises. The firm's diverse investigative skills and techniques enable them to address the specific needs of each client.

423a 35th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37209

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Federated P.I. Confidential Solutions

Federated P.I. Confidential Solutions is a private investigations company with offices in Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee. It is a veteran owned agency with over 65 years of experience in the industry. Their services include fraud examiner, computer forensics examiner, surveillance operations, private investigations, counter surveillance, closed circuit television, and service of process. Federated P.I. is discreet, dependable, and trustworthy.

Nashville, TN 37219


Gene Phillips Inc.

Gene Phillips Inc. is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee, offering investigation services throughout Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi. They specialize in covert surveillance, background investigations, workers compensation, corporate investigations, and attorney services. They have been providing professional private investigation services, to professional people, in a professional way since 1970, and is proud of their untarnished record and reputation.

Nashville, TN 37229


Guardian Detective Agency

Guardian Detective Agency is a private investigation agency in Hendersonville, Tennessee, with over 25 years of experience, serving Tennessee, Alabama, and Kentucky. The owner of Guardian Detective Agency, Michael Sands, recognizes the need for a fully integrated service. Their services include background checks/ pre-employment screenings, criminal investigations, video surveillance, process service, insurance fraud, electronic countermeasures, and more. Guardian Detective Agency is a member of the Hendersonville Chamber of Commerce.

Hendersonville, TN 37075


HMC Investigations

HMC Investigations is a private investigations agency in Franklin, Tennessee. The CEO and founder of HMC Investigations Heather Michelle Cohen is a licensed private investigator and holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies and a Bachelors Degree in Legal Studies with an emphasis in Criminal Justice. Her legal career began in 2002 as a Paralegal in Litigation, Criminal Defense, and Family Law. In 2011, she volunteered her investigative talents in a high-profile missing person’s case. In the years that followed, Heather Michelle Cohen developed HMC Investigations. Their services include legal investigations, domestic services, background checks, and criminal defense investigations.

Franklin, TN 37068


Hodges & Associates, LLC

Hodges & Associates, LLC is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee. The Hodges & Associates, LLC owner and manager Dan Hodges is a former Special Agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation for more than 30 years. Their investigative services include surveillance, family law, legal support, due diligence, and intellectual property. Their protective services include executive protection, workplace violence response, hostile termination response, critical incident response, natural disaster response, special event/conference security, and more. Hodges & Associates, LLC is a BBB Accredited Business.

Nashville, TN 37203


Larkins Investigations

Larkins Investigations is a full-service private investigation company that serves business owners and individuals in Nashville. The firm opened in 2019 and offers domestic investigations relating to infidelity and child custody, business investigations such as insurance fraud, criminal background checks, and criminal defense investigations. Missing persons and workers' compensation investigation services are also available. Mr. Larkins has over 20 years of experience in law enforcement and Larkins Investigations is a member of the Tennessee Association of Licensed Professional Investigators.

424 Church St Ste 2000
Nashville, TN 37219


Loux Investigations L.S.I.

Loux Investigations L.S.I. is a private investigation agency in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, with more than 32 years of experience in the field of private investigation and law enforcement. Their services include child custody, infidelity/ domestic, insurance fraud, worker’s compensation, liability claims, missing persons, and more. All of their investigators are licensed, bonded, and insured.

Murfreesboro, TN 37130


Rosetta Investigations

Rosetta Investigations is a private investigations agency in Brentwood, Tennessee. Agency owner Amy Drescher is a licensed private investigator who has been working in the field for more than 25 years. The services performed by Rosetta Investigations include surveillance, infidelity, proof of cohabitation, child custody issues, background checks, computer forensics, counter-surveillance measures, and skip tracing. Rosetta Investigations is licensed by the State of Tennessee Private Investigation and Polygraph Commission.

Brentwood, TN 37027



SPYderPI is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee, serving the state since 1991. They have over 50 years of combined experience, specializing in litigation support, fraud investigation- personal, corporate, and workplace, and insurance investigation. SPYderPI is a member of the Tennessee Association of Licensed Professional Investigators, Tennessee Professional Investigators Association, and Tennessee Association of Investigators.

Nashville, TN 37138


Still Watch Investigations

Still Watch Investigations is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee, established in 2008. Their private investigator Renee Brewer has been providing quality private investigations and eyewitness testimony to Middle Tennessee clients for more than a decade. Their services include cell number search, adultery, GPS tracking, background checks, surveillance, and domestic investigations. They are licensed by the state of Tennessee.

Nashville, TN 37218


The Dillon Agency, Inc.

The Dillon Agency, Inc. is a full-service private investigations agency in Franklin, Tennessee, serving the entire state of Tennessee. The services they offer include cheating spouse, surveillance, missing persons, litigation services, background checks, family law, and employee theft. Their cases have been featured on national television shows, radio talk shows, and in leading newspapers throughout the country.

Franklin, TN 37067


The Jacobs Group

The Jacobs Group is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee. Tommy Jacobs, the head of criminal investigations, has more than 25 years of experience in personal crimes investigation, training, and supervision within the Metropolitan Nashville, Tennessee Police Department. Their services include DNA profiling, electronic debugging, computer forensics, polygraph testing, and process service. The Jacobs Group proudly endorses the Tennessee Professional Investigators Association and the Academy of Personal Protection and Security.

Nashville, TN 37229


TSCM Special Operations Group, Inc.

TSCM Special Operations Group, Inc. is a private investigations agency in Nashville, Tennessee, specializing in investigations services, forensics, and technical services. Their investigation services include investigations services, child custody/ divorce, cheaters, corporate theft solutions, process service, and background checks. TSCM Special Operations Group, Inc. is a licensed private investigation company.

Nashville, TN 37203


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