Jim Allard has been a licensed California private investigator since 1998 and has 29 years law enforcement, security and investigative experience. Formerly with Orange County Sheriff and the Huntington Beach Police Department, he investigated, supervised, or managed hundreds of investigations while working as a patrolman, as an investigator assigned to the narcotics unit, bunko forgery squad and the robbery homicide unit. These investigations targeted career criminals, narcotics investigations, stalkers, street & bank robberies, homicides, kidnapping, major fraud and identity theft. During his law enforcement career, Jim worked with the FBI, U.S. Marshall and other specialized units in joint operations. Jim is a board member of CA Robbery Investigators Assoc., past board member of So CA Fraud Investigators Assoc. and is a member of both the CA Homicide Investigators Assoc. and the CA Assoc. of Licensed Investigators.