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Private Investigator 3 Most important Things That They Cannot Do

Updated: Jul 1


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by Asia Top Investigation

When engaging a PI in Singapore, you might want to make sure that your PI gets the job done in the most effective, reliable, and low-cost way. However, it is also important that you find an agency that does not err on the wrong side of the law - especially in Singapore.



With more than 25 years of Private Investigation experience, Vincent Tan from Asia Top Investigation LLP has a direct Hotline for potential clients who have different perspectives view on what a private investigator in Singapore is able to do, legally speaking.



Disclaimer: This is by no means legal advice and you should use this information as a guide. Should you require any legal advice, you should consult a lawyer for more information.



3 Things A private investigator cannot do in Singapore:



1) Hacking


In Singapore, it is illegal to conduct any means of hacking. It's an offense under the computer misuse act. Even if a private investigator knows how to hack someone's device. The private investigator and client might be prosecuted if caught and convicted. This includes, but is not limited to, any personal devices not owned by you or the PI such as smartphones, security cameras, laptops, tablets, and computers.



2) Banking Records/Transaction History


Licensed Singapore private investigators are not able to obtain bank records of an individual legally. If they do so, they break the law and are subject to prosecution. To read the laws on Singapore's banking records, click here.



3) Individual Medical  Records.


Singapore private investigators cannot access to medical records of other parties. Most experienced private investigators will conduct interviews with friends and family of the subject to obtain some information subject to they are willing to share this information. To read the laws on Singapore's medical records, click here.



Disclaimer: This is by no means legal advice and you should use this information as a guide. Should you require any legal advice, you should consult a lawyer for more information.



You may contact Asia Top Investigation at vt@asiatopinvestigation.com or 📱 WhatsApp +65 9651 1969.




If you’d like to learn more on private investigation-related knowledge, feel free to check out our other articles here. If you're interested, we've also written an article on how to hire a PI agency in Singapore here.




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