Memorial Day: A time to remember

A military veteran salutes her American flag. The patriotic veteran wears a military uniform, and she faces the flag with honor and respect. The silhouette of the solider is shown against a red, white and blue flag background. There is a flag patch on the sleeve of the woman's military uniform.It’s easy sometimes to forget the true meaning of Memorial Day. In fact, it’s more than just a long holiday weekend ideal for trips and outdoor celebrations to revel in the beginning of the summer season. The meaning is much deeper and much more important. It is a time to remember those lost while serving in the military, who died fighting to protect our country. NIS Consulting Group would like to thank all of the men and women who have served and ultimately made the biggest sacrifice for our great nation.

Tips to stay safe this Memorial Day weekend

For many, the arrival of the Memorial Day weekend marks the school year coming to an end and the beginning of the summer season. It is a time to remember our troops, for weekend trips, cookouts and outdoor activities.  It is also a time where more people will be out and about. In fact, AAA is estimating the highest Memorial Day travel volume since 2005. According to AAA’s Memorial Day Travel Forecast, there will be a whopping 39.3 million Americans traveling 50 miles or more away from home this long weekend via roads, skies, rails and water, which puts safety at top of mind.  [Read more…]

Today’s Private Investigator Part Two: Legal Professionals

 

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Private Investigators provide invaluable services to a variety of industries, but none more prominent than their work in the legal community. Attorneys and law firms frequently rely on detective agencies to assist them with cases in civil litigation, criminal defense, personal injury, business, probate and family law. [Read more…]

Today’s Private Investigator

 

   What do you think of when you hear the term private investigator? Do you immediately think of some suspicious character snooping around trying to catch a cheating spouse, or someone driving an expensive sports car whose days are filled with action and adventure? Maybe it’s a rogue individual who will break the law or do whatever it takes to find information that could solve a case? Many people have preconceived notions and misconceptions about whom private investigators are and what it is they do. [Read more…]

Reflecting on 2014: A Straightforward Year in Review

new-years-clockOn behalf of NIS Consulting Group Ltd., I personally would like to thank everyone that has had a hand in making 2014 such a successful year for our organization. From an operational standpoint, this was a transformative year filled with education and evolution. We were privileged to have had consistent assignments in both the investigative and protective areas of the business as well as establish new partnerships, which has broadened our capabilities.  This year, NIS had the opportunity to work alongside many influential people and visit an array of unique locations.  In addition, we relocated our offices, enhanced internal staff and updated our infrastructure.  To say the least, 2014 was definitely an eventful year. [Read more…]

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Sure there’s the family gatherings, decadent food and holiday cheer, but did you know it’s also an opportune time for criminals? The holidays are a busy season for people and unfortunately the perfect time for criminals to strike while consumers are sidetracked with shopping. During the holiday season there is an increase in burglaries, misdemeanor assaults, thefts and criminal mischief. The current status of our economy also likely plays a role in the higher level of crimes occurring during the holidays as less ethical choices are being made. Throughout the season, we’ll provide you with advice for preventing holiday crime. As Black Friday is upon us, let’s take a look at some shopping safety tips: [Read more…]