Top Eight Specialty Codes Listed Under Each Member


AB        Abuse of Aged

AC        Accident Investigations

AD        Accidental Death

AG        Armed

AI        Aviation Investigators

AL        Asset/Locating

AM        Abuse of Minor

AN        Anti-Terrorism

AR        Arson Investigations

AT        Anti-Trust

AV        Audio/Video

BA        Burglar Alarm

BC        Background Checks

CC        Closed Circuit

CE        Criminal Evidence Tech

CF        Counterfeit

CH        Child Retrieval

CI        Criminal Investigation

CL        Complex Litigation

CO        Consulting

CP        Computer Security/Crime

CR        Corporate Intelligence

CS        Courier Service

CT        Counter Terrorist

CV        Civil Investigation

DA        Database

DB        Debugging

DC        Debt Collection

DD        Due Diligence

DF        Digital/Computer Forensics

DI        Discrimination

DM        Domestic/Marital

DN        DNA

DR        Drug Testing/Searches

ED        Electronic Detection

EM        Embezzlement

ES        Espionage

ET        Ethics Training

EQ        Equipment Sales

EX        Executive Protection

FA        Forensic Accounting

FI        Fingerprinting ID

FN        Financial Investigations

FO        Forensic

FR        Fraud

FT        Firearm Training

GD        Guard Dogs

GU        Guards Unarmed

HA        Handwriting Analysis

HI        Hijacking

HO        Homicide

HY        Hypnosis/Forensic

IB        Information Broker

ID        Identify Fraud/Theft

II        Insurance Investigation

IS        Industrial Surveys

IV        Investigations - General

IP        Insurance Provider

LP        Loss Prevention

LS        Litigation Support

ME        Medical Evidence

MH        Missing Heirs

MI        Marine Investigators

MM        Medical Malpractice

MP        Missing Persons

MS        Misconduct (Attorney/Police)

OC        Occult & Ritualistic Crimes

OF        Oil Field Security

PE        Pre Employment Screening

PG        Polygraph

PH        Photography

PI        Personal Injury

PL        Product Liability

PR        Property & Real Estate

PS        Process Service

PT        Patrol

QD        Examiner - Questionable Docs

RE        Repossessing

RC        Records Searches

RP        Repressed Memory

RT        Retired Consulting

SE        Security

SM        Semen Testing

SS        Store Shopping

ST        Skip Tracing

SU        Suicide

SV        Surveillance

SX        Sexual Assault

TM       Threat Management

TP        Trial Preparation

TR        Trademark Violation

TS        Training/School

UC        Undercover

VE        Video Equipment

VI        Video Depositions

VO        Voice Stress

WA       Watchman Service

WC        Workmen Comp

WH        White Collar Crime

WI         Witness Interviews

WK        Workplace Violence

WL        Witness Locates
 

Current Membership

 

Lewis County

Peter Avery (Employee-Firm)
PO Box 424
Jane Lew, WV 26378
paverytruck@aol.com
304-266-2750
AL RE SE GU SV EX OF PS

 

Kathy R. Merrifield-Stover
Dolus Consulting, LLC
2 B Brown Ave
Weston, WV 26452
304-838-2658
dolusconsultingllc@gmail.com
FA EN EM FR BC DM CI II

Lincoln County

Logan County

Stergil McKoy
P.O. Box 17
Bruno, WV 25611
304-583-7148
304-784-9099
colt_mccoy@yahoo.com
IV PS ST SV UC WH WK WL

 

Marion County

Robert P. Nichols
RPN Services, LLC
738 Gaston Ave
Fairmont, WV 26554
304-333-6996
rpnservices@wmconnect.com
II PI AC AD WI CV HO CI

 

Marshall County

Mason County

McDowell County

Mercer County

Sammy J. Martin
Able and Associates Investigations and Forensics Consulting LLC
P.O. Box 5645
Princeton, WV 24740
304-913-4968
304-800-9382
smartin@able2associates.com
www.able2associates.com
CP CV DF FN IV MS WH CO

 

Mineral County

Mingo County

Monongalia County

*Diana Lewis (LIFETIME MEMBER)
Action Facilities Management
115 Malone Drive
Morgantown, WV 26505
304-599-6850
Fx: 304-599-6853
dlewis@actionfacilities.com
www.actionfacilities.com

 

Bartley A. Mayhorn
Pinnacle Investigations
P.O. Box 18136
Morgantown, WV 26507
304-276-1994
bartley.mayhorn@gmail.com
BC CI CV DF ID IV SV FT

 

Michael D. Kirkpatrick
1151 Steeplechase Drive
Morgantown, WV 26508
304-594-9004
www.mdkirkpatrick.com
mdkirkpatconsult@aol.com
FA WH BC PE IV CR EM LS

 

Monroe County

Morgan County

Nicholas County

Ohio County

Bill Hearne
Hearne & Co.
P.O. Box 326
Triadelphia, WV 26059
304-233-3674
hearneco@frontier.com
www.hearneco.net

 

Pendleton County

Pleasants County

Brian Reed (associate unlicensed)
Reed's Investigations
117 Cloverdale Ests Dr Lot 9-10
Saint Mary's, WV 26170
681-612-3042
bdreed52@outlook.com
AC BC CI PS

 

Pocahontas County

Preston County

Putnam County

Howard H. Painter
Painter & Associates, LLC
PO Box 494
Hurricane WV 25526
304-562-7145

retiredwvwarden@suddenlink.net

www.PainterAssociates.com
AC CI IV LS MS PI WI

 

David L. Bailey
Solid Rock Investigations, LLC
2613 Grandview Ridge Rd.
Red House, WV 25168
davidbailey@solidrockinvestigations.com
www.solidrockinvestigations.com
304-542-7408
AC BC CI CV DM IV MS PI

 

Raleigh County

Roger J. McClelland
McClelland Services
P.O. Box 849
Shady Springs, WV 25918
304-573-8265
mcclellandservices@gmail.com
www.mcclellandservices.com
CI II IV ST CV PS SV

 

Janice McClelland (Employee)
McClelland Services
P.O. Box 849
Shady Springs, WV 25918
304-573-8260
mcclellandservices@gmail.com
www.mcclellandservices.com
CI II IV ST CV PS SV

 

Bob McComas
Shamrock and Associates Investigations and Security
P.O. Box 632
Mabscott, WV 25871
304-250-0598
trooper130@outlook.com

 

Randolph County

*John K. Miller(LIFETIME MEMBER)
Miller PI & Security
RT 2-414 Old Weaver Road
Elkins, WV 26241
304-614-6885
304-637-3908
fatboy@suddenlink.net
PS RC SV AB BC FR

 

Ritchie County

Lorena Cantwell - Associate Unlicensed
4183 Glendale Rd
Cairo, WV 26337
304-751-6497 or 304-869-3326
lorenaLC@aol.com

Roane County

*William F. Gross (LIFETIME MEMBER)
Gross Security & Investigations, LLC
151 Main Street Suite 1
Spencer, WV 25276
304-927-8757
pispwv@GrossSecurity.com
www.GrossSecurity.com
AL BA BC ST SY DF ED CP

 

Summers County

Taylor County

Roger Hickman
Talon Investigations
1581 Curve Bridge Road
Grafton, WV 26354
304-677-5054
rogerhickman614@yahoo.com
AC AD CI DM HO II IV

 

Regina A. Rager (Employee-Firm)
631 Long Run Road
Flemington, WV 26347
rsrager712gmail.com
304-612-5857
BC WA

 

Tucker County

Tyler County

Bruce A. Johnson
Security System Unlimited
115 Franklin Lane
Sistersville, WV 26175
304-771-5099
johnsonpi@frontier.com
CC DB IV LP SE SV VE

 

Upshur County

Roxanne Winters (Assoc. Unlic)
12 Swaise Ln.
Buckhannon, WV 26201
RoxanneShara@gmail.com
304-613-2619

 

Barbara Gordon
TAG Business Solutions
78 Rock Spring Rd
Buckhannon, WV 26201
304-844-2011
barbiegordon@hotmail.com

 

Wayne County

Webster County

Wetzel County

Joseph K. Kiger (associate unlicensed)
J.K. Processing
#97 Terra Rosa Drive
Washington, WV 26181
304-482-0920
joekiger@suddenlink.net
PS

 

Wirt County

Wood County

Wyoming County

Out of State

Ohio

Jeremy Pennington, M.A.
Pennington & Associates Ltd.
P.O. Box 860
Ironton, OH 45638
740-377-8992
Jeremy.Pennington@pennassoc.com
www.pennassoc.com

 

David McKeen
McKeen Security, Inc.
Suite 200, 69100 Bayberry Drive
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-699-1301
dmckeen@themckeengroup.com
www.themckeengroup.com
BA GU OF SE AG BC

 

Pennsylvania

Christopher Finley

Finley Consulting & Investigations, Inc.
4885-A McKnight Road, Ste 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
412-364-8034
Fax:412-364-8036
cfinley@finleyinvestigations.com
www.finleyinvestigations.com

 

Tom Burk
Armstrong Lock and Security
104 North Water St
Kittanning, PA
arm.ls@icloud.com
Office: 724 919-4336
Fax: 724 543-4347
Cell: 724 859-6772
armstrongsecurityllc.com
Armed Security, School Security

John J. Woodruff
3044 Second St. P.O. Box 174
Waltersburg, Pa. 15488
412-310-0866
getwise@gmail.com
AC CV WI WC CI SV HO PH

Virginia

Larry A. Peters
Larry A. Peters, Inc
314 Lanny Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
800-742-2606
lavapet@comcast.net
pi@larryapeters.com
www.larrypeters.com
HA DM CI CV AV AC PS TP

 

PLEASE NOTE! We are a non-profit organization staffed by volunteers. This site is updated once per month after applicants are screened by committee.  Although we make every effort to screen members, we offer no promise or assurance of current license status. The authority for Private Investigator and Security Guard licensure in West Virginia is the Secretary of State. Associate members are unlicensed.  Employee members are identified. The directory is sorted alphabetically by county.

Barbour County

*Franklin D. Streets, Jr. (LIFETIME MEMBER)
Investigations Division, Inc.
P.O. Box 64
Volga, WV 26238
304-457-5133
frankstreets@frontier.com
www.investigationdivision.com
CI CV HO AD IV MS PG SV

 

Brenda K. Streets - Empl of Firm/Corp
Investigation Division, Inc.
PO Box 64
Volga, WV 26238
frankstreets@frontier.com
www.InvestigationDivision.com
304-457-5133

 

Berkeley County

 

Kenneth A. Webb - Employee of Firm/Corp
125 Ticonderoga Dr
Kearneysville, WV 25430
kwebb@ussolutionsllc.com
309-868-3910

Boone County

Benjamin L. Moore
Moore Investigation & Security Agency, LLC
P.O. Box 104
Peytona, WV 25154
304-989-8828
benjamin@mooreinvestigationagency.com
www.charlestonprivatedetective.com
CI CV SV WI PC SE AG DB

 

Braxton County

John W. Bonazzo
Bonazzo & Suesli Investigative Solutions
306 Birch St
Gassaway, WV 26604
304-415-8920
jwbonazzo415@yahoo.com
www.bonazzoandsuesliinvestigativesolutions.com
PS DR IV SV CI BC SE II

 

Brooke County

Cabell County

Jennifer Stowasser (Assoc. Non-Licensed)
10469 Dry Ridge Rd
Milton WV 26541
304-617-0261
Jennifer72s@yahoo.com

 

Calhoun County

Jerry Howell
Howell's Investigations
4647 Nicut Road
Orma, WV 25268
304-373-6961
howellsinvestigations@yahoo.com
CS DM GU IV PS PT SE WA

 

Clay County

Tom Gorgone
Forensic Security & Investigations, Inc.
P.O. Box 197
Procious, WV 25164
304-587-4828
forensicinvestigatorwv@gmail.com
www.forensicinvestigations.info

 

Doddridge County

Tammy Satterfield
K&K Investigations & Security
3143 Canton Road
West Union, WV
304-873-3096
tammylanette@hotmail.com

 

Fayette County

Jonathan E. Meador (Assoc. Non-Lic)
Paralegal Services
PO Box 274
Ansted, WV 25812
wvprocessserver@outlook.com
304-731-8649
PS

 

Gilmer County

John W. Moss (Associate Unlicensed)
2125 Spruce Run
Glenville, WV 26351
304-462-8024
johntopcop@hotmail.com

 

Grant County

Greenbrier County

Hampshire County

Peter M. Tokach
Emergency Protection + Investigative Services, LLC
P.O. Box 385
Slanesville, WV 25444
540-431-1915
epis.llc@hotmail.com
CI CV DM IV MS PS TP WL

 

Robbie Glover (Associate Non-Licensed)
PO Box 404
Romney, WV 26757
304-703-6856
robbieknoxville@gmail.com
II IV LS PH AM SV PS CL

 

Hancock County

Fred Saluga
Fred Saluga Investigations
P.O. Box 3031
Wierton, WV 26062
304-728-8212
412-298-0031
fredsalugapi@gmail.com
MH IV CV ST PS AB

 

Hardy County

Glen L. Cook
Cook Services & Investigations
6999 Thorne Bottom Road
Lost River, WV 26810
304-490-9040
CSnIWV@gmail.com
IV HO CI CV AC SX PS FT

 

Harrison County

James K. "Jim" Terango
Terango Investigations Inc.
8068 Brannon Ave
Stonewood, WV 26301
304-203-4490
Fax: 304-624-4490
pijterango@aol.com
AC AD AG AM AR BC PS SV

 

Donna Terango
Terango Investigations Inc.
8068 Brannon Ave
Stonewood, WV 26301
304-203-4490
Fax: 304-624-4490
pijterango@aol.com
AC AD AG AM AR BC PS SV

E. John Baker
Central-Investigations & Security Company
P.O. Box 8143
Nutter Fort, WV 26302
304-871-9662
central-investigations@live.com
www.central-investigation.com
PS SV RE AR BC IV PE SS

 

David Arbogast (Employee-Firm)
PO Box 331
Lost Creek, WV 26385
pontieslim@hotmail.com
AG GU LP SE PS SV BC

 

Larry Stump
PO Box 805
Masontown, WV 26542
304-282-7869
remington280280@yahoo.com
BC, SE, SV, CO, UC, PE, PG, IV

 

Tim Ankrom
PO Box 794
Lumberport, WV 26386
304-669-0358
tankrompi@yahoo.com

 

Jackson County

Rick Cain (Associate Non-Licensed)
506 1/2 W. Main Street
Ripley, WV 25271
304-732-2249
304-532-5327
DM PS

 

Jefferson County

*Robert L. Fluharty (LIFETIME MEMBER)
USSolutions, LLC
522 Keyes Ferry Road
Charles Town, WV 25414
540-514-6426
robert.fluharty@ussolutionsllc.com
www.ussolutionsllc.com
BC ST PS WL CO IV DM SV

 

Kanawha County

Lisa Turley
Legal Investigative Services, Inc.
Post Office Box 5041
Charleston, WV 25361
304-541-4828
lisapi@legalinvestigativeserviceswv.com
www.legalinvestigativeserviceswv.com
WI CV II LS BC RC PS SV

 

*T. William Signorelli (LIFETIME MEMBER)
President, Security America, Inc.
3412 Chesterfield Ave
Charleston, WV 25304
800-832-6732 Ext. 100
Fx:304-925-4700
billsignorelli@securityamerica.com
www.securityamerica.com

Chris Signorelli
Security America, Inc.
3412 Chesterfield Ave
Charleston, WV 25304
800-832-6732
Fx:304-925-4700
chrissignorelli@securityamerica.com
www.securityamerica.com

 

Arnold Jarrell
Security America, Inc.
3412 Chesterfield Ave
Charleston, WV 25304
800-832-6732 ext 103
Fx:304-925-4700
ajarrell@securityamerica.com
www.securityamerica.com

 

Marty Allen Hatfield
1216E. Village Drove Apt 15D
South Charleston, WV
304-926-4076
mahatfield1@liberty.edu

 

Dean Boerger
Boerger Investigative Services, LLC
3501 MacCorkle Avenue, SE Suite 311
Charleston, WV 25304
877-754-8295
dean@boergerpi.com
www.boergerpi.com
SV II IV LS ST WC TS FT

 

Darren Brown
Brown Investigative Services
P.O. Box 7673
Charleston, WV 25356
304-421-1010
dbrown@browninv.com
www.browninv.com
BC CV II IV PS ST SV

 

Matt Childers - (Assoc. Unlic)
5311 Edds Ln
304-216-0811
Charleston, WV 25313
childabeast363@gmail.com

 

Cyber Fraud Investigations
Richard R. Guyer
414 Lynnhaven Dr
Charleston, WV 25302
304-982-9209
ross.guyer@yahoo.com
FN, VI, PS, PH, WH, ID, WI, CP

 

Robert "Bob" Jones
BJ Covert Video Surveillance
526 Armour Road
Nitro, WV 25134
304-437-2867
investigator436@gmail.com