Private Investigator

Minimum Graduation in any stream and IPSC cleared

Not required

The tasks a Detective is expected to perform include:

Carrying out investigations to prevent and solve criminal cases

Investigating known or suspected criminals or facts of particular case to detect planned criminal activity or clues

Recording information and reporting it to concerned officer

Reporting any occurrence or information regarding planned or committed crime that comes to his attention

Investigating circumstances of crime and questioning witnesses when assigned to specific case

Examining scene of crime to obtain clues and gather evidence

Interrogating suspected persons to establish guilt or innocence

Reporting progress of investigation

Arresting or assisting in arrest of criminals or suspects

Preparing assigned cases for court, according to formalised procedure

Investigating and finding out missing persons or articles for restoration to legal owner

Skilled in investigating a criminal case

Ability to track usual suspects and their location

Basic knowledge of forensic study that maybe required in solving a case

Skilled in report writing and constantly reporting the progress to the senior officials

Skilled in investigating and questioning techniques

Basic legal knowledge and taking the cases to the court

Not Applicable



Physically fit



Good communication skills


Keen observation

It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is necessary

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Flexible working hours

Minimum 8 hours of working required

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as stress on eyes, joint pains, back pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers - INR 14,000 to INR 26,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Trend of Public Administration in India

Public administration is a system through which the government carries out its business of ruling and controlling effectively. This system has been created in order to maintain a civil society and to cater to the needs of the public. Any unelected public employee who deals directly with the general public can be said to be a public administrator. They perform a wide range of functions, including managing city budgets, developing policy and legislation, implementing policies, analysing data to determine and solve public needs, ensuring security, etc. Its functions come under the spheres of public wellbeing. Maintaining public administration is the first and foremost responsibility of any government.

Of late, public administration has been introduced in Academia. The aim of educating people in public administration is to train them in democratic values such as equality, justice, security, effectiveness, and order. It also prepares such human resources who can critically analyse and review public policies of the government. The modern competitive world has given rise to a huge a requirement of specialized, educated, Public Administrators because of the ongoing pressure of globalization, information technology, and terrorism. There are a number of jobs and career prospects for a trained and motivated Detectives and can earn really good after gaining some experience.

State and Central government

Cities and towns across India