Private Investigations, insurance, claims, surveillance, spousal infidelity, missing persons, background checks, asset locations, and more.

(888) 241-8506  -  (425) 998-0109  -  Fax: (425) 527-6934
Email:  -  WA State PI Agency #1227,  Renton, WA




 Custody Issues
 Worker Comp
 Disability claims
 Domestic Relations
 Cheating Spouse
 Employment Issues


 Address Verification
 Skip Tracing
 Missing Persons
 Identify Persons
 Serve Court Order
 False Identity
 Pre-Trial Locate
 Process of Service

Background Checks

 Civil Records
 Criminal Records
 Court Records
 Address History
 Work History
 Marriage Records
 Spousal Infidelity
 Pre-Marital Checks

Asset Searches

 Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act Compliant Searches


Process of Service

 Small Claims
 Summons & Complaints
 Marriage Dissolutions
 Parenting Plans
 Restraining Orders
 Address verification
 Law Suits

Insurance Investigations

 Insurance Fraud
 Disability Fraud
 Worker Compensation
 Work Product
 Employee Theft
 Trade Name Issues
 Copyright Issues

Witness Interviews

 Attorney Services
 Witness Locates
 Address Verifications
 Evidence Verification
 Recorded Statements
 Witness Locate
 Video Statements




      Private investigator, private detective, investigators, Powers Investigations       

James Powers, Owner, Principal & Sole Propreitor, Renton, WA

Powers Investigations is a licensed private investigative agency designed to help individuals and business solve their problems in a confidential, expeditious and affordable manner.  In addition to other investigative services, we specialize in surveillance, background checks, harassment, video and digital documentation, business and personal fraud, legal research, locating missing persons, infidelity issues, asset verification, insurance investigations, worker compensation cases, process of service, witness statements/interviews, people searches, and premarital screening.

We have a wide variety of resources online to help you find what you are looking for.  If you can't find it, please give us a call so we can assist you.

Our Guarantee

(888) 241-8506 Toll Free

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We can help by providing years of experience and superior investigative skills to any situation.

We know how to acquire information, eliminate false leads, and conduct successful and confidential investigations while we save you time and money.

We will work with you on finding the most effective and affordable approach to each investigation.  We promise to give you a fair estimate and we will determine in advance if we can effectively assist you in achieving your goals.  We may have solutions that you have not considered.

Powers Investigations is only one of 20 licensed private investigators located in Renton. There are more than 200 in King County, and over 600 in WA State.  As a result, it may be difficult to decide who is best for you.  Feel free to call or email us at any time.

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Local: (425) 998-0109
Toll Free: (888) 241-8506
Fax: (425) 527-6934

Mailing Address:
Powers Investigations
P.O. Box 59332
Renton, WA 98058

Licensing Information & Verification:

  • WA State Private Investigative Agency License (Powers Investigations) No: 1227

  • WA State Private Investigator License (James R Powers) No: 1686

  • WA Process Server Registration No: 0204636

  • CA Private Investigator License No: PI 25093 (J Powers Investigations)

  • Errors & Omissions Insurance: On file with the State of Washington, if verification needed or copy needed, please call (425) 998-0109 or email:

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