James Cole (408) 981-2487

       About James Cole

  • Honorably Discharged U.S. Navy Veteran
  • Retired Peace Officer/POST Certified background Investigator
  • California Licensed Private Investigator #27769
  •  25 years of experience in law enforcement,security and Investigations . Cole and Associates is licensed by the California department of consumer affairs- Bureau of investigative and security services.We are fully insured for your protection and members in good standing of the California Association of Licensed Investigators.

Professional services

James Cole is a surveillance expert specializing in providing time/date stamped videotape along with comprehensive written reports using todays most advanced methods. Located on the beautiful California central coast and available for assignments from the San Francisco bay area to Los Angeles/suburbs.

  • Workers Compensation 
  • Personal Injury
  • Domestic Issues


   James Cole is a POST certified Background Investigator

  • Background Checks
  • Social Media Checks
  • Asset Checks
  • Missing Persons

Contact Us

We are available 24 hours a day to discuss your case or to simply answer any questions or concerns you may have.

Contact us today for your investigative needs.

(408) 981-2487

Cole and Associates Investigations

P.O. Box 5216 Santa Maria, Ca.93456

(408) 981-2487