Warren Levicoff, has been a licensed since 1981 as an investigator, executive protection agent, security consultant, legal photographer, fugitive recovery agent & Since 1989 as a law enforcement firearms instructor. He has done freelance assignments for the U.S. Secret Service, FBI, Taskforce on Organized Crime & Racketeering, U.S. Postal Inspectors, London Metro Police (Scotland Yard), the Intelligence division of Mexico Customs, Government of Taiwan & the Defense Ministry of the Philippines. He has done investigations for security companies, businesses, governments, individuals, police, insurance companies & attorneys worldwide. He is the managing director of International Detective Services Ltd of the USA & London England. He is Vice President in charge of international investigations & executive protection for Target Research & Investigations Corporation of New York City.
He has been involved in the following types of cases: locating missing persons & fugitives, insurance defense, backgrounds of companies & individuals, protection of personnel, equipment, property & information. For the last 20 years, he has been the Chief Investigator for all three of Philadelphia’s Legal Aid Services & was the recipient of their highest honor, The Chief Justice Brennan award. Recently, he has become the pro-bono investigator for Legal Aid in Columbus & Lancaster Ohio. Criminal defense investigations are limited to self-defense homicide cases & crossing international borders. He is a court certified expert witness in these areas & shooting cases.
He has given instruction to police, security persons & civilians, locally, nationally & worldwide. He was an instructor & consultant to the Defense Ministry of the Philippines, consultant to King Fahd bin Abdul Aziz, of Saudi Arabia & for the Detective Division of the Palestine Authority Police Department. In 2004 he was hired by the Nationalist political party of Taiwan China to investigate the shooting of President Chen Shui-Bian & found it to be fraudulent. As an instructor at Executive Security International, he taught legal photography, surveillance, & bail enforcement. He was a firearms columnist for The Professional Investigator, The Voice of the American Bounty Hunter & Pursuit Magazine.
A graduate of the U.S. Army Still Photography School, he was a photographer at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point from 1964 to 1967 & a freelancer photographer for United Press International & Life Magazine in New York City during this time. His law enforcement photo training was received through the military, the Philadelphia Police Department Photo Lab & Evidence Photographers International Council.
His memberships include the following: NY, PA, CA, OH, TN, AL & FL PI assns., World Association of Detectives & IWWA in Germany. He was the voted the first recipient of the “Most Outstanding International Investigator of The Year” award by the World Association of Professional Investigators, at the 4th European Detective Congress in London England. He is currently their USA representative. He served on the advisory board of the National Association of Bail Enforcement Agents for ten years & was an instructor for them & for the National Institute of Bail Enforcement in Arizona. He is currently on the board of the International Assoc. of Legal Research & Investigation, based in Yerevan Armenia & he is the only USA member of the Asian Professional Security Association, Singapore Chapter.
He is not fluent but speaks travelers Mandarin Chinese & Spanish. He has worked & traveled in every state in the USA except Hawaii, & in the following countries, Canada, England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Monaco, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, United Arab Emirate, Mexico, Argentina, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas USVI, Martinique, St. Martin, Aruba, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, and Malaysia.
2010 - present
2010 - present
NY - 233 Broadway, Suite 2065, New York, NY 10007 USA - PI lic 11000121330
OH - 22 Hideaway Hills Lane, Rt. 1, Box 18, Hideaway Hills OH 43107 USA - PI lic 201121001811
CA - California PI license & Guard Card registered at this Ohio Address - PI license: PI 8830
PA - 1657 The Fairway, Rydal (Philadelphia) PA 19046 USA - PI lic Md2449-05
London UK - 26-28 Great Portland St London W1W 8AS
Slovenia EU - Posavskega 5, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Hong Kong – Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong SAR
China - Qiaohong Bldg, Tianhe North Road, Guangzhou City, 510620
Singapore - 5 Kaki Bukit Road 2, Singapore 417839
Vietnam - 48/3 Nguyen Hien Le Phuong 13 Tan Binh District HCMC, Vietnam
Taiwan - P.O. Box 7-152 Taipei City 10699, Taiwan, R.O.C.
USA Representative: World Association of Professional Investigators, London England
Board Member: International Association for Legal Research & Investigation, Yerevan Armenia
Member: Asian Professional Security Association, Singapore Chapter
Member: United Kingdom Professional Investigator Association
Member: World Association of Detectives, USA
Member: Investigations Worldwide Association, Germany