For American companies and individuals that need private investigation in Mexico. Our company is located in the USA.

About us

Our Mexico team is made up of former Supervisory Federal agents who have actually been assigned in Mexico during their Federal careers. Some of these investigators have actually taught the Mexican Federal Police. By combining investigators living and stationed in Mexico with US-based investigators that were given these teaching assignments, we provide investigation in Mexico that is unsurpassed within the current investigative establishment.

Contact Information

  • Newport Beach Corporate Headquarters
  • 620 Newport Center Dr., Suite 1400
  • Newport Beach, California 92660

Latest questions and answers

1Should I hire a Mexican PI who lives in the country?
We highly recommend that you only hire licensed U.S. based private investigators who have worked in Mexico and that have legitimate “boots on the ground” throughout Mexico.
2How many investigators does Martin Investigative Services have in Mexico and where are they based?
Our agency has five licensed private investigators and they all are based in Mexico City.
3What is the hourly rate for your services?
Our minimum hourly rate is $300.00/hour plus expenses from Mexico City.
4What type of cases do you perform?
Missing or kidnapped U.S. citizens; background Investigations; and surveillance.
5What sets Martin Investigative Services apart from others that claim they are in Mexico?
Many of us have actually worked in Mexico during our careers as federal agents. We personally know all five of the investigators in Mexico City and they were hand-selected by our principal, Tom Martin.  Additionally, they work under the supervision and direction of our staff in Newport Beach, CA who are all former agents with the FBI, DEA, IRS or Secret Service.
6Have a question you'd like to ask?
Our team is available to answer questions, give us call (800) 660-1848

Thomas G. Martin

Martin PI Pres. & Former Federal Agent


Thomas G. Martin is a highly-decorated former BNDD/DEA agent with the US Department of Justice and president of the country’s leading PI agency, Martin Investigative Services, Inc.