HELPING

TENNESSEE WITH

THE TRUTH

TRUST, BUT VERIFY

TALPI is an association of highly-skilled professional investigators that stand ready to assist. See Specialties  for details.

We have a specific Code of Ethics and mandate  strict observance of these standards as a binding condition of affiliation with the TALPI.

TALPI By-Laws

Tennessee Association of Licensed Professional Investigators, Inc. (TALPI) is a non-profit corporation. Review the By-Laws.

Specialties that we’re great at

TALPI is the premier group of investigators that have the skills to solve your mystery. Our members are dedicated to finding the answers discretely to bring clarity to the most challenging cases. You can trust our expertise.

INSURANCE FRAUD
ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTIONS
GENERAL INVESTIGATIONS
MALPRACTICE
MISSING PERSONS
ASSET CHECKS
BACKGROUND CHECKS
ADOPTEE FAMILY HISTORY
CHILD CUSTODY DISPUTES
COMPUTER CRIMES
CORPORATE THEFT INVESTIGATIONS
DRUNK DRIVING DEFENSE
DOMESTIC DISPUTES
ILLEGAL DRUG TRAFFICKING
ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE
TRIAL PREPARATIONS
SKIP TRACE
INDUSTRIAL INVESTIGATIONS
TRAFFIC ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIONS
WORKERS COMPENSATIN
PRODUCT LIABILITY
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS
PERSONAL INJURY
BANK ACCOUNT FRAUD
ELDER ABUSE
PROCESS SERVING
INFIDELITY

About TALPI

TALPI is a self-regulated group of independent, professional investigators who strive to increase awareness and educate the public about investigative services in Tennessee. TALPI conscientiously offers information about ground-breaking investigative methods and technology through continuing education courses and monthly meetings. TALPI works with the legislature on issues pertaining to the investigative community. New and pending legislation are communicated with TALPI to ensure that all investigators meet Tennessee’s legal requirements. TALPI’s code of ethics assures that our members are working to represent you and your company with the upmost discretion. When you work with TALPI Members, you are hiring the best and most qualified professionals.

OUR MISSION

The TALPI Mission

TALPI is a Tennessee statewide association of licensed professional investigators sharing common goals.

We strive to promote the highest level of professionalism, ethical conduct and integrity while encouraging networking, cooperation and mutual assistance among our members.

We provide training, education, and hold regular meetings for our members to keep abrest of current professional issues, and open our doors to those with an interest in our profession.

TALPI provides an organization that inspires leadership, promotes confidence to those utilizing investigators, and enhances the professional development of professional investigators.

OUR MISSION

Events

Upcoming membership and educational events (click on event for details)

Member CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Non-Member CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Members: Please log-in and click on the 2021 Conference Registration tab in the Membership section to register at a discount. Non-members who wish to join TALPI to take advantage of the many benefits, please click on “Join TALPI” and apply, then once approved, purchase your registration to the conference.

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“Trust, but verify” – President Ronald Reagan

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MEMEBERSHIP

Benefits

The Tennessee Association of Licensed Professional Investigators is open to licensed professional investigators. Any investigative specialist, active duty police or fire investigator that does not require licensure by the state of Tennessee is also welcome to join.

BI-MONTHLY EDUCATIONAL MEETINGs
MEMBERS ONLY PRICING ON BI-ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR
USE OF TALPI LOGO AND NAME IN YOUR ADVERTISING
LISTING IN TALPI’s INVESTIGATOR DIRECTORY
ORGANIZED LEGISLATIVE OVERSIGHT
FRIENDSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP

New Member Application Process

While we make it as easy as possible to join TALPI, verification of credentials is a required part of the process.

1

USER PROFILE / APPLICATION

The system will walk you through the application process. The first step is to create an account and enter your credential details.

2

PURCHASE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION

Once you purchase your membership, you will be in a provisional status until your application is reviewed by the membership committee.

3

REVIEW & APPROVAL PROCESS

Once approved (expect a week), your status will change from provisional to full member status. Fees will be refunded for any applicants not approved.

Membership

Please note that members-only options are only available when logged in to the site. For membership renewal, please sign in to your current membership using your email address as the account name (you may reset your password if you forgot it or this is the first time you are using the new TALPI website).

ANNUAL

$50

per year

  • Annual
  • Current License Required
  • Application Required
  • Directory Listing
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TALPI Officers and Board

The current TALPI Officers and Board of Directors.

Patrick Wells

Chairman

ICU Investigations
icu1149@aol.com

Robert L. Songer

Vice-Chairman

L and S Investigations, LLC
rsonger@landsinvestigations.com

Nathan Ward

Secretary

Nashville Investigative Services
nathan@pi4u.org

Mona Martin

Treasurer

Martin Investigations, LLC
monamartin456@gmail.com

Buddy F. Mitchell

Member-at-Large

abc investigative services
buddyfmitchell@gmail.com

Jenyfer Anne Lindahl

Member-at-Large

Hager Investigations
jenyfer1019@yahoo.com

TBA

Member-at-Large

To Be Elected

Bruce Keeble

Member-at-Large

The Darrin Group
bruce@thedarringroup.com

Contact us

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Tennessee Association of Licensed Private Investigators
2000 Mallory Lane, Suite 130-048
Franklin, TN 37067