Licensed Private Detectives Association of Rhode Island
Licensed Private Detectives Association of Rhode Island

Welcome to the Licensed Private Detectives Association of Rhode Island



Jennifer Dionne - President

 Phone: 401-641-5823


RobertRobert Skiffington - Vice President

Phone 401-215-5245


Frank Castelli - Secretary

Atlas Investigations

Phone: 401-952-8311

Michael Kelly - Treasurer

Mark Matteo

Cyfortech Group

1206 Storrs RD Suite C #330

Mansfield CT 06268



Dave Mink

Investigative Services, Inc.

111 Airport Road

Warwick, Rhode Island 02886

Office: (401) 732-9800 

Toll Free: (800) 466-9801


 John McDermott, CFE 

Capitol Investigative Solutions (CIS)

24 Corliss Street, Suite 40187

Providence, RI 02904


Nick Fernandes

Information with Integrity


Brian Balsofiore

Balsofiore & Company, LTD.

Lincoln, Rhode Island 02865

Phone: 401-486-7145

Fax: 401-334-3320


About Us


LPDARI was formed in 1998 by several professional investigators, with the goal of promoting and maintaining the highest ethical practices in the profession of Private Investigations while providing a forum  for networking and education.   


LPDARI is your source for peer advise and investigative resources.   We are the only RI group monitoring and affecting legislation locally and nationally.


We strive to

1. Further the spirit of cooperation and mutual assistance among members of LPDARI and the law enforcement community.
2. Further a mutual feeling of trust, goodwill and friendship among investigating agencies.
3. Monitor and take action on any legislation that may affect our profession.
4. Upgrade the professional standards of our organization and its members through continued education

Code of Ethics


  1. A member shall provide professional services in accordance with local, state, and federal laws.
  2. A member shall observe, and adhere to the precepts of honesty, integrity, and truthfulness.
  3. A member shall be truthful, diligent, and honorable in the discharge of their professional responsibilities.
  4. A member shall honor each client contract, adhering to all responsibilities by providing ethical services within the limits of the law.
  5. A member shall safeguard confidential information and exercise the utmost care to prevent any unauthorized disclosure of such information.
  6. A member shall refrain from improper and unethical solicitation of business; including false or misleading claims or advertising.
  7. A member shall use due diligence to insure that all employees and co-workers adhere to this same code of ethical conduct; respecting all persons, performing the job diligently and working within the limits of the law.
  8. A member shall never knowingly cause harm or defame the professional reputation or practice of colleagues, clients, employers, or any member of the NCISS.
  9. A member shall never undertake an assignment that is contrary to the Constitution of the United States of America or the security interests of this country.


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Licensed Private Detectives Association of Rhode Island

1383 Warwick Avenue, Warwick, RI 02888, US



9:00 am – 11:00 pm


9:00 am – 11:00 pm


9:00 am – 11:00 pm


9:00 am – 11:00 pm


9:00 am – 11:00 pm


By Appointment


By Appointment


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