S.W. Herring International is a professional, reliable, and trusted Private Investigation firm. We possess a valid agency license PI#25049, issued by the State of California, and are fully insured. S.W. Herring International was formed in 2004 but possesses over 30 years of experience in the private investigation industry. We are based in South Orange County, California, and routinely handle cases throughout most Southern California counties. We do accommodate cases in Central and Northern California upon specific request and authorization.
We continue to offer extremely confidential and reliable professional private investigative services to clients locally and outside of California. We conduct a variety of investigations from asset searches, background checks, and social media investigations, to surveillance. We are dedicated to building long-term relationships with our clients based on trust, respect, and mutual success.
We are the preferred Private Investigative Agency in Orange County, California. When you choose our business, you can be confident that you will receive the highest level of personalized service possible. When looking for a private investigator, look no further. We got you covered!
Our philosophy is that the foundation of business is based on the QUALITY OF SERVICES, NOT THE QUANTITY!
Quality leads to repeat business, more referrals, and productive working relationships with our clients. We understand there are many other investigative firms out there, and are confident that if you give our firm a try you will not be disappointed. We provide a great product that will set us apart from others. Our reports are clear, concise, not filled with irrelevant information or photos, and completed in a timely manner.
At S.W. Herring International, we understand that the stakes are high when it comes to investigations. That's why we pride ourselves on delivering results-oriented services that meet our client's unique needs. With our meticulous attention to detail and unwavering commitment to excellence, we've earned a reputation as one of the most trusted investigation firms in the industry. With S.W. Herring International by your side, you can be confident in making informed decisions and protecting your assets.
We handle many types of investigations but our real specialty is surveillance. We have a wide variety of specialty covert cameras to obtain the video needed and get the job done. We utilize cutting-edge techniques and state-of-the-art equipment to provide you with the answers you need. Let us put our expertise to work for you, and discover the difference that S.W. Herring International can make.
S.W. Herring International is proud to provide professional private investigative services to a diverse range of clients, including large corporations, small businesses, law firms, and insurance companies. Our clients represent a variety of industries, from finance and healthcare to retail and entertainment. Some of the businesses we have served include Fortune 500 companies, law firms, non-profits, and government agencies. Whether you need us to investigate potential fraud, conduct a background check, or provide surveillance, you can trust S.W. Herring International to deliver accurate and reliable results that help you make informed decisions.
With over 30 years of experience, our company has maintained an excellent reputation in the investigative arena and is committed to maintaining that reputation by continuing to offer more personal, efficient, and cost-effective services to our clients, and exceeding standards that are demanded by our clients.
Owner / CA Licensed Private Investigator
Scott W. Herring, a native Californian, has 33 years of experience working in Private Investigations, which began in 1990. Scott started as a process server and worked his way up through different aspects of investigations and then into upper management overseeing complex investigations, and a team of investigators. He has worked countless investigations, and conducted thousands of hours of surveillance for a host of different clients locally, out of state, and abroad. Scott has been personally requested to handle or supervise specific “high profile” cases, or cases involving “celebrities”. Scott is professional, reliable, innovative, and has a great reputation within the investigative arena. Scott continually attends industry-related training seminars, webinars, and conferences to keep apprised of new trends, laws, investigative practices, and technology.
Scott W. Herring has vast experience in the area of surveillance and is available to speak at your industry meeting or event. Please inquire under Contact Us.
Child custody matters
Family law matters,
Insurance fraud investigations
Live & well checks
Locate & skip trace investigations
Missing person investigations
Mystery shopper visits
Public records research & retrieval
Service of Process
Social media investigations
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Scott W. Herring specializes in surveillance and has vast experience.
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Orange County, California, United States