All posts tagged: Integrity of private investigators

KIm Anklin, District Attorney Kenneth Thompson, Bob Rahn

St. Francis College Hosts Lecture on Investigating Wrongful Convictions

On Tuesday, October 28, 2104 Bob Rahn and Kim Anklin of Management Resources LTD of NY will be guest lecturers at St. Francis College, 180 Remsen St., Brooklyn, New York, Room 4202, at 11:00am. The lecture will center around the wrongful conviction and subsequent exoneration of Jonathan Fleming who served 25 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. Management Resources was contracted by the family of Jonathan Fleming and over the period of a year they were able to uncover several problems in the original investigation, along with new witness testimony and uncovered evidence, which lead to Fleming’s exoneration and release from prison in April, 2014. Bob Rahn and Kim Anklin have received high honors from their peers for their painstaking work on the Fleming case, and have managed to keep the best interest of their client in the forefront since his release. They recently participated in an online course sponsored by Penn State, Presumed Innocent? The Social Science of Wrongful Conviction and Kim Anklin has continued to answer questions of the students in their …

The Integrity of Private Investigators

PI Now.Com recently published a post in which a list from private investigators who shared their concerns about their profession. Several items on the list addressed the issue of integrity within the private investigator profession. Concerns which made the list include: Unlicensed and/or non-professional investigators. The criminals and unethical investigators working illegally, undercutting prices, and giving industry a bad name The flood of low rate investigators coming in from retired law enforcement The business is being taken over by people who do not care about their integrity and can do anything to succeed in their goals PI’s all over the country need to be held to a higher standard as to weed out those with no integrity What are the requirements to become a licensed private investigator? The requirements will differ from state to state, and each state has its stipulations, except for Wyoming, South Dakota, Idaho, and Mississippi which do not require a license to practice as a private investigator. According to the state of New York Division of Licensing: What are the requirements to …