About LocalPI

Established in 1999

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

Bedford Detectives

Bedford 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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Bedford Detectives offer services to cover all eventualities. To book a service today or to find out more information, call 01234 739 955.

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About Bedford

Bedford Detectives have been operating in Bedford and the South East for almost 20 years.

  • Villages in the Borough of Bedford with populations of more than 2,000 as of 2005 were Biddenham, Bromham, Clapham, Elstow, Oakley, Sharnbrook, Shortstown, Wilstead, and Wootton.
  • Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, in the East of England.
  • Bedford is the administrative centre for the wider Borough of Bedford.
  • Bedford had a population of 80,000 in mid 2005, with 19,720 in the adjacent town of Kempston.
  • Bedford's urban area which includes Kempston, Elstow and Biddenham forms the 71st largest urban area in the UK with a population of 101,928.
  • Bedford's wider borough, including a rural area, had a population of 153,000.
  • Bedford is divided into 10 wards or areas: Brickhill, Castle, Cauldwell, De Parys, Goldington, Harpur, Kingsbrook, Newnham, Putnoe and Queens Park.
  • The town of Kempston is adjacent to Bedford, as are the villages of Elstow, Renhold and Ravensden.
  • Wixams is a new town which is being developed to the south of Bedford.
  • The villages in the borough are popular with commuters to Bedford, and also with people who commute to Milton Keynes.
  • Nearby small towns to Bedford include Ampthill, Biggleswade, Flitwick, and Sandy.
  • The nearest towns and cities with larger populations than Bedford are Northampton to the north west, Cambridge to the east.
  • Other towns and cities with larger populations than Bedford are Milton Keynes to the south west and Luton to the south.

Bedford Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Bedford Detectives serve Bedford and localities throughout the South East.

Serving the county of Bedfordshire since 1999, Bedford Detectives team of highly qualified Agents is on hand to help you with all of your investigatory needs.





Bedford Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Bedford, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01234 739 955 or contact us via the website.

Bedford Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Bedford

38 Mill Street, Bedford , MK40 3HD

Serving Bedford, Cardington, Rushden, Ampthill and all areas in and around the South East