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What We Do

Woodard Private Investigations, LLC is owned by Private Investigator Frederick Woodard. Fred is a retired, highly-decorated detective with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police.

A former United States Marine, Fred retired from the Pittsburgh Police after twenty years of service. While a police officer, Fred was a narcotics detective and Task Force Officer with the Drug Enforcement Administration under the U.S. Department of Justice. During this time, Fred was involved in and directed many complex investigations of high-level criminal organizations on local, national, and international levels. These investigations utilized strategies such as background investigations, interviews, working in undercover capacities, developing informants, short-term and long-term surveillance, and covert electronic surveillance.

Throughout the course of his career, Fred received many awards and commendations from local, state and federal agencies such as the DEA, FBI, and IRS. Fred was a five-time recipient of the Pittsburgh Police Officer of the Month award. In 2002, he was named Pittsburgh Police Officer of the Year for his role in the investigation and successful prosecution of what was called the largest drug trafficking organization in the history of Western Pennsylvania.

As the owner of Woodard Private Investigations, Fred brings this same level of excellence, determination, and integrity to every private investigation. He realizes your case is unique, sensitive, and very important to you. Fred ensures you will receive the quality and dedication that you deserve.

Call for your free consultation at (412) 924-8255

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