The wisdom in hiring external investigators for cases in the workplace

Having worked with the FBI and DEA, Adam Quirk has familiarized himself with law enforcement protocols and procedures. He continues to use this knowledge today as a private investigator, and shares significant information to the readers of his blogs. For today, Adam Quirk reveals the wisdom in hiring external investigators for serious cases in the…

Busting the myth that Eliot Ness was an FBI agent

The prevalent notion that Eliot Ness of “Untouchables” fame is an agent of the FBI is but a myth. Ness did work for then FBI director J. Edgar Hoover and had done so for over a month. But he never did serve as an agent, explains private investigator Adam Quirk, who previously worked with the…

Dangerous drugs series: Hallucinogens

Along with his collaboration with the FBI, Adam Quirk has worked with the DEA to combat the proliferation of illegal drugs on the streets of the U.S. He has learned throughout the years, that one of the major factors that help law enforcers lower the instances of drug-related crimes is social awareness. In line with…

Important points to remember when you report illegal drug activity

Having worked with the FBI and DEA in the past, private investigator Adam Quirk believes the protocols make law enforcement more efficient. Unfortunately, many people are not confident enough to participate in this. Throughout his years observing and taking part in the drawn-out battle against illegal drugs in society, Adam Quirk has noticed how so…

Law Enforcement 101: What is obstruction of justice?

Law enforcement has a hard enough time dealing with all the unsavory elements in society without being confronted by people who obstruct justice.  Adam Quirk has worked with the FBI and DEA in the past, and he knows all too well the added burden of what law enforcement calls “obstruction of justice.” Simply put, obstruction…

‘Mindhunter’ is a great series on the FBI

Late 2017 saw the release of the first season of “Mindhunter,” a Netflix original crime drama series. The show is set in the late 1970s and stars two FBI agents exploring motives behind the most heinous of crimes. Yes, “motive” is the operative word. Because unlike your usual, in-your-face crime thrillers that put the premium…

Law enforcement reminders when dealing with a shooter in the vicinity

There has been a disturbing trend in the United States involving shootings in places such as schools, malls, places of worship, and night clubs. Over the past few years, mass shooting statistics in the country have gone up. And this has everyone of edge. Luckily, law enforcement agencies such as the FBI and the police…

More interesting facts about the FBI

There’s much a lot of people still don’t know about the Federal Bureau of Investigation, what it does, as well what occurred in its charmed past. Below are some interesting trivia and facts about the FBI. Like most law enforcement agencies, the FBI uses its own set of codified language. For example, it calls an…

How do the FBI and the CIA differ?

Both the Central Intelligence Agency or CIA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are agencies of the United States’ federal government. They are tasked to deal with intelligence, security, and law enforcement. They work hand in hand, but they have specific areas of concentration and operation. The main difference between the two agencies is…

Juvenile delinquents: Fact and figures

Next to infancy, the teenage years could be the most vulnerable time in a person’s life.  Teenagers go through more mental and emotional changes than almost anyone else.  They are very impressionable, since it is during this stage in life that they desperately try to find themselves.  They are easily swayed by their emotions and…