Empire Investigation, LLC

Get the proof YOU need!

About us

Private Detective and Private Investigator in Erie, Morgantown, Pittsburgh, Youngstown and New Castle, PA

Established in 1982, Empire Investigation provides a comprehensive array of investigative services. Our award winning commitment to excellence and our expert team has cultivated an international reputation based on experience and success.

The firm’s mission is to help clients worldwide maximize their performance and achieve strategic objectives through intelligence, analysis and problem solving.

State-of-the-Art Surveillance and and Electronic Counter Measures TSCM

Empire Investigation specializes in state-of-the-art surveillance equipment. Our team designs, produces and sells state-of-the-art technical equipment for investigations, corporate threat analysis and detection, and surveillance. This innovative expertise has been utilized by individuals, TV shows, government agencies, police departments, and corporations ranging from fortune 500 to small businesses. Expert teams from Empire complete on site-consultations and installations for clients nationally and worldwide.

Experienced Private Investigators

Our experienced investigators obtain the sensitive information you need. Empire Investigation and their affiliates have worked on over 10,000 assignments in over 20 countries providing high quality, sophisticated, responsive and discreet risk consulting and intelligence services . Under the direction of founder and CEO Robert Kresson, specialized teams are assembled to achieve the objectives of the client. Due to the sensitive nature of the work involved, our investigators are not individually identified but their credentials are available upon request.

Comprehensive Investigation Services

The hallmark of a quality investigation agency is professional and confidential execution of the client’s needs. We offer comprehensive investigation services in order to meet our client’s needs, including

  • electronic eavesdropping detection
  • custom-made hidden cameras and video surveillance
  • forensic computer recovery
  • technical surveillance countermeasure (debugging)
  • security threat assessment

Robert Kresson, Founder and CEO of Empire Investigations, LLC

Robert Kresson, founder and CEO has over 25 years of experience as a licensed private investigator in the corporate and domestic arenas.

Mr. Kresson is one of the country’s top counter-espionage investigators. His expertise spans both the technical and human aspects of intelligence gathering.

Mr. Kresson draws on an international network of experts, from a wide range of disciplines and experience, who collectively provide intelligence coupled with sound and strategic guidance to advance business objectives. Our investigators have backgrounds with local and federal law enforcement agencies, computer technology, the military, and forensic behavioral health. Mr. Kresson personally oversees every Empire Investigations case.

Our Results

Empire Investigation LLC is committed to providing precise and discrete services to meet our customers’ needs and exceed their expectations. Our investigations have resulted in the arrest and conviction of employees and others for crimes such as industrial espionage, fraud, theft, and embezzlement. We have saved corporations millions of dollars in lost revenues and stolen secrets and have helped clients win favorable judgments in domestic disputes such as alimony, hidden assets, and custody.

Another unique aspect of Empire Investigation LLC is that when clients receive the proof they are looking for, Empire helps them decide what to do next. Expert behavioral and legal consultants are available.

For infidelity – to help couples decide whether and how to work things out or to split.

For companies– to coach executives about how to maximize their leadership and help their business remain secure.

Peace of mind is priceless. Suspicious? Get the proof you need!