Investigative Service Fees

Voices Empowered, LLC is a licensed investigation agency. Our investigators and advocates are highly trained and specialize in child and family issues. We believe helping people is a priority and therefore, we keep our rates fair, reasonable and competitive. We will meet any other investigator’s advertised fee for service. We take retainers for investigative,* advocacy and behavioral health facility services. Also, we accept donations to provide advocacy services to crime victims.

Services are available 24/7

* Administrative Set Up Fee (No set up fee for search/background checks) – $50 one-time fee
* Advocacy Services – $25 per hour+
* Private Investigation Services – $75 per hour (Surveillance bulk rates are available)
* Process Service++ – $65 per service (Multiple documents can be served at a time)
* Bounty Hunting – $250 – $1000 per bounty (Determined by case assessment)
* Expert Witness – $50 per hour
* Group Parenting Class – $10 per person, per class (Min. 5 attendees)
* Individual Coaching – $50 per hour
* Professional Training – $150 per hour (Unlimited attendees)
* Incurring Expenses – at cost (Fees for records, printing/copying, postage, photo development, lab reports, etc.)
* Mileage – 57.5 cents per mile (Mileage calculation starts from office)
* National Holiday PI work – $100 per hour
* People Search & Skip Trace – $25 (Bulk Rates Available-Includes People Searches, Locate Deadbeat Parents, SSN Verifier, Death Index, Live Bureau Headers, Possible Relatives/ Roommates, etc.)
* Background Checks – $50 (Bulk Rates Available-Includes Criminal, Sex Offender, Warrants, Arrests, Federal Dockets, Terrorist, Business Crime, Bankruptcy, Tax Liens, Civil Judgments, Evictions, Federal Court, Marriage Licenses, Divorce Records, Assets, etc.)
* Behavioral Health Facility Set-Up – Varies (e. g. $3,000 Outpatient, $5,000 Residential)
* Behavioral Health Facility Consulting – $50 per hour (e.g. compliance maintenance, policy revisions, form development, program development)
* Behavioral Health Facility Enforcement or Complaint Investigation Assistance – $75 per hour
* Contracts Available for companies, organizations, and agencies at discount rates. Contact for more info.
*Clients can request a copy of the Voices Empowered Fee and Refund Policy at any time.


+Advocacy services will be provided on a donation basis when sponsorship funds are available.
If you would like to sponsor a client, please contact Voices Empowered for details.

++ Process Serving:
MULTIPLE DOCUMENTS are served simultaneously with same fee.
FLAT FEE $65.00 for 3 attempts. First attempt will be made within 72 hours. Service includes filing a Certificate of Service with the appropriate court and emailing a copy to you. OUTSIDE MARICOPA COUNTY will include mileage fees.
BAD ADDRESS POLICY if the address is verified as a bad address we will attempt service at 1 additional address within Maricopa County to complete the 3 attempts.
RUSH SERVICE add $20.00 for guaranteed first attempt within 24 hours.
TIME SPECIFIC DELIVERY add $20.00 and we will be at a specific location at an assigned time.
FREE PICKUP OF DOCUMENTS at your office or home by appointment.