Date Added: Jan 2010
A detective is a person who investigates events and suspicious activities on the request of the client or a company. A detective is not a cop or a FBI agent; he is just a private investigator. Most detectives are people who have worked in similar roles before like the detective might have been a cop, a FBI agent, or a CIA agent. After they retire many of them become private detectives. One should possess certain qualities top become a good detective, the detective should have good guessing skills, he should be able to suspect anything and everything and collect facts effectively.