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Join fellow private investigators and legal industry professionals at the AALPI 2017 Conference in Mesa, Arizona on September 16th and 17th! The Arizona Association of Licensed Private Investigators is joining together with Arizona Process Servers Association and the Arizona Private Security Professionals Association to highlight how we work together and promote networking across industries.

The 2017 Conference offers educational presentations, legislative updates, and licensing information. Come network with fellow private investigators and legal support professionals to gain new knowledge and partnerships to grow your company. Listen to our experts and learn about new tactics. Remain active and vigilant in our industry’s topics in order to stay relevant in our ever growing and changing field.

AALPI has been promoting private investigator’s best interests since 1974 by providing a community to work together and support each other. AALPI offers member benefits such as partnerships with networks like PInow, educational training programs, advertising, legislative initiatives, and informational updates. AALPI is expanding its benefits by hosting an educational conference to promote our industry and share important insights across the legal and investigative field. Membership also provides a unique set of tools, such as a members only listserve that is focused on answering relevant industry questions and providing work opportunities. Help support AALPI as a strong association means a strong community and industry.

Make sure to register for AALPI’s conference to remain at the top of our industry!

May 2014 Tucson EDU & Lunch at Old Pueblo Grille speaker Heidi Harrelson on handwriting analysis.

April 2014 member and past President, Van DiCarlo announces he is running for Glendale City Council

March 2014 Past President John MacIntire passed.  He will be missed.

January 2014 Elections and Lunch at Cantina Laredo in Scottsdale, AZ


December 1, 2012 our annual conference and yearly elections of officers. 

Member, L. Burke investigated a case that was aired on 48 hours 12/28/2012

Member, Kelly Townsend participates in successful body search of missing ASU student.

Member, Wendy Sheppard ( Our Chronicles "Gadget Girl" is named as one of the top PI's on Twitter according to a survey by PI NOW.

November 2012 Member, Dana Young spoke at the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals Phoenix Chapter.   

December 2012 Conference was at the Windemere in Mesa, AZ.  We had a great turnout and line up of speakers, 98 in attendance.

Our two 2012 educational lunches were held at Cantina Laredo in Scottsdale, where we had over 40 attendees both times.   March was our legislation update & June was Michele Stuart on internet sources.

October 5, 2012 our new website went live.   We want this to be an easier to maneuver site and to be more accessible to the our membership keeping up on what is new with AALPI and our profession.  Comments and suggestions are welcome. 

September 22, 2012 AALPI had a table at the APSA conference in Phoenix, AZ.  It was a great conference. They also held their elections of officers.  Larry Radcliff served his presidency and Tom LaVance was voted in as the new president.  Larry is also a member of AALPI and will continue to support both industries, so he is not gone from the scene. Tom has pledged to continue joint efforts with AALPI and a possible joint conference with them next year.  APSA is AALPI's sister org.  Also, our past board member Scott Decker was voted to the APSA board as member at large.  Congratulations to all.