About LocalPI

Established in 1999

Chelsea Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigator group, serving Chelsea and all surrounding areas.

Chelsea Detectives

Chelsea Detectives Detectives is part of LocalPI, the UK's largest private investigators. We have an unrivaled track record in private and business investigations. Because we are local you will not be charged for fuel or travel time to get to the location of the assignment. So whatever you need us for, you can relax knowing your investigation is in safe, expert hands.

Professional Investigation

LocalPI is a national company and our head office is based in Nottingham. Operating through our local websites we cover 158 towns and cities throughout the UK. We are not a franchise which means that the quality and standard of our customer service is maintained throughout the UK.

Our Managing Director, Jon Riding, established the company in 1999. Back then it was known as Riding & Sons Investigations. Jurek Piasecki was appointed Chairman of LocalPI in 2012. Since then LocalPI has quickly expanded to become the UK's largest investigation company for private individuals and businesses.

Using industry leading techniques and combined with our high level of customer care, LocalPI provide an unrivalled service when it comes to investigations, research and evidence collection.

Legally Obtained Evidence

By choosing to work with LocalPI, you will benefit from a professional investigation company that delivers results and keeps you in the picture. You will have 24/7 access to a secure online portal where you can view evidence, secured on your behalf – in real time.

All evidence gathered on your behalf is done so legally to ensure you can use it with confidence. Our private and business clients are our best advocates and testimonials are available on request for you to review.

Whichever branch you choose to instruct you can be assured that we will operate with the utmost professionalism, integrity and always legally and within the law.

No Hidden Costs

LocalPI has been providing investigative services for businesses, legal sector, insurance and private clients for nearly two decades. We have experience of investigations into a multitude of issues.

Using our unique portal system ensures that evidential reports are delivered directly to the client within 48 hours of the task being completed.

As a national company we can cover anywhere in the UK without additional travel charges. Our agents are local to you and therefore there is no charge for fuel or travel to and from your job.

Our clear and simple pricing structure means that you know exactly what you will be paying for. There will be no hidden costs or unexpected charges to pay.

Contact Us

In the first instance we always recommend that you contact one of our Case Managers to discuss the most cost-effective way forward.

For Free Advice Phone: 020 3124 1571

Chelsea Detectives offer services to cover all eventualities. To book a service today or to find out more information, call 020 3124 1571.

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    Chelsea Detectives experienced management team and highly skilled private investigators ensure that your case is carried out professionally and efficiently.

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About Chelsea

Chelsea Detectives have been operating in Chelsea and London Central for almost 20 years.

  • The exclusivity of Chelsea as a result of its high property prices has historically resulted in the term Sloane Ranger to be used to describe its residents.
  • Chelsea is an affluent area of central London.
  • Chelsea is bounded to the south by the River Thames.
  • Chelseas frontage runs from Chelsea Bridge along the Chelsea Embankment, Cheyne Walk, Lots Road and Chelsea Harbour.
  • Chelseas eastern boundary was once defined by the River Westbourne, which is now in a pipe above Sloane Square tube station.
  • Chelseas modern eastern boundary is Chelsea Bridge Road and the lower half of Sloane Street, including Sloane Square, along with parts of Belgravia.
  • To the north and northwest of Chelsea, the area fades into Knightsbridge and South Kensington.
  • The area north of King's Road as far northwest as Fulham Road is part of Chelsea.
  • Chelsea is part of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
  • From 1900, and until the creation of Greater London in 1965 Chelsea formed the Metropolitan Borough of Chelsea in the County of London.
  • Chelsea is an upmarket neighbourhood equivalent to that of New York's Upper East Side.
  • The average housing price in Chelsea is above £1.3 million.
  • Chelsea Football Club is located in Fulham, adjacent to Chelsea.
  • As a result of Chelseas expensive location and wealthy residents, Chelsea FC has the wealthiest supporters in England.
  • The Swinging Sixties was defined by the King's Road, which runs the length of Chelsea.
  • By the late 1970s, the growing bohemian and punk population moved from Chelsea into nearby Notting Hill and further north to Camden Town.
  • King's Road remains the major artery through Chelsea and a very busy road.

Chelsea Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Chelsea Detectives serve Chelsea and localities throughout London Central.

If your company is suffering from theft, or you are convinced your partner is cheating, Chelsea detectives are here to help. With a comprehensive team of Case Managers and Agents, we provide consistent results.





Chelsea Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Chelsea, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 020 3124 1571 or contact us via the website.

Chelsea Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Chelsea

Serving Chelsea, Pimlico, Victoria, Fulham, Battersea and all areas in and around London Central