Gold River Investigations

Insurance, Criminal Defense & Workplace Investigations

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Across the spectrum, 0ur professional investigative services encompasses with experienced criminal defense, insurance claims, civil litigation, worker compensation, employee theft

The best solution is establish the foundation of your case. Call on Gold River Investigations to contact witnesses, preserve physical evidence, locate security video – all to avoid unexpected surprises down the road.  


Professional investigations since 1978! Law enforcement followed by 20 years of insurance claims litigation management and corporate human resources experience.

Licensed in 2002 in California, it is our mission to conduct prompt, thorough, unbiased, and ethical investigations – and provide you and your client the qualitative, professional results to evaluate the case.


Build order out of chaos is what we do best. Every investigation is conducted with management oversight and involvement in each and every investigation. Trust is built with each and every investigative assignment with appropriate, analytical and unbiased results.

Our investigative resourcces and technques adhere to ethical and statuatory regulations when it comes to sources and methods.

Personal Injury - Casualty Claims

Insurance Auto Accidents
Semi-Truck & Cargo Claims
Marine & Aviation Investigations
Insurance Bad Faith
S I U Investigations
Professional Malpractice

Our extensive, across the board investigative, experience extends well beyond that of our competition – including insurance claims litigation, corporate HR, criminal defense, and workplace investigations. 

Our investigations are intuitive, focusing on results by developing information, securing evidence and preservation of witness testimony in advance of
formal litigation. 

Business Investigative Specialists

Employee Theft
Worker Compensation (AOE/COE)
Sexual Harassment
EEOC Claims
Employee Surveillance
Warehouse Inventory

Your focus is running your business providing customers and your employees with a friendly, professional, and conducive transactions. 

Protect yourself and your company by calling on our experienced investigators as a qualified and independent third party to objectively and independently investigate the important business and employee issues. 

Building an Evidentiary Foundation You Can Trust

The Blocks of Justice

The breadth of our management’s experience across multi-disciplines of civil, insurance, contractual, and criminal law builds the foundation to prepare your case – and better yet, push it towards settlement. 

We identify the issues and incorporate a wide range of ethical and legal methods to resolve the case. 

We Speak Your Language

Our decades of professional investigative experience taught us how to ‘speak in your language!’  Most licensed investigators are retired law enforcement experience – most with minimal litigation management and trial experience.  

Our results are objective, analytical and intuitive in coordination with your case strategy.  


Criminal & Civil Rights

Police Conduct
Civil Rights
Arson Cause & Origin
Elder Abuse
Physical Evidence Analysis
Corporporate Employee Theft

Allegations of criminal conduct requires taking into account demonstrating intent of the accused and whether the act was in violation of the law.  Our focus often involves inspection of physical evidence, interviewing witnesses and possible other contributory factors.

Additionally, criminal investigations examine the rights of both the accused and those of the victim assuring the matter presented to jury is in compliance with the law.

Attorney Services

Trial Preparation
Locate Witnesses
Service of Legal Process
PowerPoint Demos
Proprietary Records Research
Photo / Video Enchancement

Be in top of your game with preparation for mediation, settlement conference or trail! Our staff is dedicated to assist you and your firm with locating and serving witnesses to appear, organizing your exhibits, and being ready to present your case with style.

Take advantage of court room digital presentations and enhanced, digitally recorded depositions ready to support the premises of your case.  

Video Services

Enhance Video
Video Witness Statements
Accident Scene Video & Slide Show
Aerial Drone Video Services

Comprehensive digital video services. In-person witness statements.  Scene videos.  FAA drone pilot aerial video services to meet your needs! 

Take advantage of our digital image analysis with image/video enhancement services such as zoom, brightness, contrast, or detail emphasis. 

Employment Opportunities

Explore working in a positive, dynamic environment with growth possibilities with emphasis to build your investigative confidence expertise and work towards your Private Investigator license.    

Contact Us Free Review

We are available “24/7” to answer your investigative questions at no charge.  It is our goal to return all calls the same day.  Contact us through our website or by phone.   

Contact Us Free Review

Ask about our reduced rates for new clients.  We stand behind the quality of our investigations and work product.  Discounted hourly rate and mileage charges for long trips.  

Gold River Investigations

P O Box 60505
Sacramento CA 95860 
California License PI22806 

1600 Sacramento Inn Way Ste 130
 Sacramento CA 95815

Contact Us!

Phone:  (888) 800-2126 
Direct:  (916) 801-7424 
Email:  contact @