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Retainer for Investigative services:

Retainer fee’s vary from case to case. Please make sure that the retainer fee you pay correlates with the amount that we discussed via email or phone call.


Los Angeles office located at:

  • 633 W 5th St. Los Angeles, CA 90072

Newport Beach Location:

  • 5000 Birch St. Newport Beach, CA 92660

Hours of Operation: 24/7 including weekends & Holidays

Sun9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM-5:00 PM
The above hours represents our office operating hours


Contact Us: Serving Residents, Attorneys and Businesses Throughout Los Angeles, Orange County and Ventura County

Whether coming from Ventura County, Orange County, Pasadena or elsewhere, Paramount Investigative Services provides residents, attorneys and business throughout California with the services they require. Specializing in everything from surveillance to attorney services, our expert team of private investigators outperform the competition. Conveniently located in Downtown Los Angeles and Newport Beach, Paramount Investigative Services strives to serve the entirety of southern California with the exemplary service and the attentive professionalism our clients deserve.

Experienced, Professional and Versatile Private Detectives

Offering an array of services for the convenience of both Los Angeles citizens and businesses, the Paramount Investigative Services team confidently undertakes cases ranging from fraudulent workers’ compensation claims to multi-million dollar personal injury claims – working closely with attorneys from across the state, and standing as an expert witness during trial. With numerous clients attesting our reputation, Paramount Investigative Services stands as a mainstay of Los Angeles’ private detective community.

Whether looking to start your career in the private investigatory field, or for a private investigator near you with the experience and reputation to undertake your case, Paramount Investigative Services stands as the ideal private investigation firm in L.A.

Ken Childs: Lead Investigator -Author -Consultant

Helmed by Ken Childs, Paramount Investigative Services provides every prospective client with Mr. Childs’ personally-assured supervision of their case. Representing the impeccable locate services, surveillance techniques and versatile skills of Paramount Investigatory Services on shows like Access HollywoodBuzzfeedThe Dr. Phil Show and more, Ken Childs continually showcases the unsurpassable proficiency of his team of investigators on a national platform. Having garnered a reputation for professional investigatory work within Los Angeles, Mr. Childs and Paramount Investigative Services have grown to cover the entirety of southern California. Utilizing a network of private detectives, and offering conveniently located offices in numerous counties, Paramount Investigatory Services outstrips the limited resources, lesser manpower and inferior experience of comparable private investigators near Los Angeles.

Why Choose Paramount?

Paramount Investigative Services boasts over twenty five years of extensive professional experience in the private investigation field, amended by an arsenal of advanced camera equipment, GPS trackers, drones and more at our disposal for impeccable results. Hiring a certified, licensed and insured private investigator offers an additional degree of assurance unmatched by our competitors. A hobbyist detective or retired police officer may compromise your case’s outcome and severely impact your budget as weeks of unsuccessful surveillance pass. The successes our services provide are easily quantified – clearly differentiating us from the competition:

  • 100’s of Millions of dollars our clients saved on proving fraudulent personal injury claims
  • Months of time saved for attorneys handling subjects in hiding
  • Savings of attorneys time & money due to Video captured resulting in quick case settlements.
  • Numerous responsible parents in full custody of their children
  • Countless evasive individuals located and brought to justice through our successful service of process

Contact Paramount Investigative Services Today For A Free Consultation

Committed to the utmost satisfaction of our clients, Paramount Investigative Services stands behind our work with confidence. Offering free consultations to attorneys, businesses and residents throughout the Los Angeles area, Paramount Investigative Services strives to redefine the private community in L.A. with unparalleled professionalism and indisputable results. When choosing a private detective Los Angeles, consider the professional investigatory detectives at Paramount Investigative Services.

While competing investigators rarely stand as expert witnesses during your trail, especially years later, Ken Childs and the experienced team of specialized investigators at Paramount Investigative Services boast a history of testifying for our clients for the swift and successful resolution of their case.

Don’t jeopardize your financial stability or your case’s chance of success – let the team of expert private detectives at Paramount Investigatory Services embark on obtaining the evidence you require. Give us a call at your earliest convenience to schedule a consultation, or send us an email to inquire further regarding our services, rates, or any additional information.

Ken Childs

Author Consultant

Paramount Investigative Services Inc. is a highly reputable private investigation agency based in Los Angeles, boasting over 25 years of experience in the field. Founded and led by expert witness and author Ken Childs, the agency offers a comprehensive range of investigative services to clients, including insurance fraud detection, infidelity investigations, background checks, and legal support for attorneys. With a proven track record and a commitment to professionalism, Paramount Investigative Services Inc. stands out as a trusted choice for individuals, businesses, and legal professionals seeking reliable and discreet investigative solutions in Los Angeles.