Legal Investigations

Gilliam Burke Investigations provides unparalleled criminal defence investigations, as well as exceptional civil litigation support investigations for local and international law firms. We succeed where other investigators have failed. Witness Statement (Telephone) We will take a statement from witness and provide an audio recording and written summary. Sworn affidavits available upon request. If the witness’s […]

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Individual Investigations

Gilliam Burke Investigations provides a broad range of private investigation services to individuals. Social Media Identification Investigation We will identify social media accounts belonging to an individual and provide usage snapshots in a custom report. Social Media Surveillance Investigation We will identify and log social media accounts and usage, and track for changes or updates […]

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Corporate Investigations

Gilliam Burke Investigations provides outstanding corporate investigations to the public and private sector, both locally and internationally. Our thorough, diligent, and professional investigations help to mitigate risk and provide detailed, actionable business intelligence. Protect your investment; evaluate potential business partners, employees, and clients; and gain a competitive advantage with our corporate investigations. Human Resources Investigations […]

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Locate Investigations

Whether you need to locate a defendant for service, enforce a judgement, locate an heir, or reunite with a family member, Gilliam Burke Investigations succeeds where others have failed. We provide variety of locate services depending on need, budget, and difficulty. Note: For locate investigations not related to litigation, such as family reunification, we will […]

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Edmonton’s Best Criminal Defence Investigators

Gilliam Burke Investigations: Unparalleled Criminal Defence Investigations. We’ve helped Edmonton’s top criminal defence lawyers secure acquittals and dismissals in extremely high profile, media-scrutinized cases. We’ve secured exculpatory evidence the police missed or ignored. Rather than rely on a previous career in policing, we undertake specialized training specifically tailored to criminal defence investigations. And we built […]

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Background Checks and Investigations

A “background check” — or more properly a background investigation — is a powerful, but misunderstood tool in combating fraud, protecting rights and interests, and avoiding costly and difficult litigation. Though commonly called a “background check”, a Google search, calling a reference, and obtaining (with consent) a credit check or criminal record check is not […]

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Protective Orders, Restraining Orders, and High-Risk Service

In order to safely conduct high-risk service of process such as Queen’s Bench Protective Orders, Restraining Orders, or any other service of process where safety may be an issue *, we have specialized training and tools that process servers — and even many private investigators — do not. We have years of experience in high […]

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Surveillance Packages

Even in the age of digital investigations, nothing beats good old-fashioned surveillance. Be it static or mobile, vehicle-based, or on foot, surveillance is one of the best ways to gather information about a person’s activities. We have used surveillance in child custody and other types of  investigations, and gone undercover to gather information and verify […]

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Social Media Investigations: OSINT

What Is Open Source Intelligence? Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) is a term that has been around for a long time and simply means intelligence derived from “open” or public information sources. This describes about 90% of traditional (government) intelligence gathering, and is also how private investigators operate. However, in the modern era it has become […]

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Criminal Defence Investigations

We believe that criminal defence is the most important task a legal professional can undertake. “It is fundamental that in furtherance of the right to make full answer and defence, an accused must be able to conduct full inquiry into potential sources of information that may prove valuable.” The Honourable Mr. Justice J. Williams As […]

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