The Steel Horse Group LLC is a licensed, bonded and insured Washington State Private Investigations Firm No. 1969. TSHG is also a proud Washington State, Limited Liability Company, with strategic partnerships to better serve the needs of those who come to us. Law Firms, Government Offices, Insurance Companies, Corporations, Small Business, Non Profits, Faith Based Organizations, Domestic and Private Individuals have all come to rely upon our unique capabilities.

Our breadth of knowledge and experience relating to surveillance, intelligence gathering, information systems and risk mitigation is unparalleled in The Pacific Northwest. With real world experience, and a proven track record of success we are prepared to meet to most difficult of challenges.

Whether your case is the nature of a business, domestic or legal concern, we are experts at securing hard to obtain information and protecting people at risk via a very low profile. Our methods are extremely confidential, discreet, legal and highly effective.

TSHG Investigators understand the importance of gathering the facts and getting the evidence that our clients demand. Contact us today and speak to an experienced investigator to find out how we can help you get the evidence that you need to make well informed decisions.



Surveillance is the continuous observation of a place, person, group, or ongoing activity in order to gather information. Surveillance is also widely considered as the most difficult and challenging of investigations requiring years of practical application to master. Do not be fooled by the untrained or inexperienced, contrary to popular belief not all private investigators or detectives are surveillance experts.

The Steel Horse Group Private Investigators are government and private sector trained in the art of surveillance, counter surveillance and intelligence gathering investigations. We have performed hundreds of successful surveillance investigations throughout Western Washington.

Our investigators often discover information that is not only incredibly sensitive in nature but having the capacity to be of high impact on a persons marital status, love life, career, finances and reputation. Rest assured that our investigators are professionals who know that discretion and confidentiality are the essence of every case we investigate.

  • Child Custody
  • Divorce Settlements
  • Marital Infidelity
  • Cheating Lovers
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Workplace Injury Claims
  • Internal/External Loss Prevention
  • Counter Surveillance Investigations
  • Corporate Due Diligence
  • Contract Breaches
  • Property Activity Checks



If you are looking for a Seattle Tacoma based Executive Protection provider with the experience and ability to protect you, your family and your assets, contact The Steel Horse Group today. Whether you prefer the term: Bodyguard, Executive Protection Specialists, Private Security or Private Investigator, you need to be able to trust the person who will be with you, keeping you safe. Discretion is key here, and we provide the discreet services you are seeking.

    TSHG Private Investigators are exceptionally well trained and experienced professionals that have protected people from all walks of life at elevated risk of assault, kidnapping, harassment and intimidation. Our former law enforcement, military and intelligence specialists will provide you 24/7 security while in your home, the public, at events and while traveling. We are there when you need us and in your shadow when you don't.

    TSHG has also facilitated protection services for clients globally, providing logistics support and vetted security professionals in some of the worlds most austere environments, including Latin America and The Middle East. If you plan on traveling to these locations, contact our team today.

    True security consist of avoiding risk or conflict of any kind through extensive planning, preparation and protective intelligence, not flexing your might. Yet, equally important is the ability of a low profile security provider to be highly effective in a threat response of any kind.

    The majority of our clientele contact us due to a credible threat or concern, we have thwarted several nefarious and high risk threats against our client's person, family and assets. Our Investigators have the experience, skills and confidence to work independently or as discreet teams mitigating a variety of situations and concerns.

    • Children At Risk
    • Celebrity Entertainers
    • Corporate Executives
    • Traveling Dignitaries
    • Domestic Violence Victims
    • Secure Transportation
    • Crisis Management
    • Protective Surveillance
    • Vulnerability Assessments
    • Valuable Asset Protection





    Are you seeking to get full custody of your child but dealing with an un-cooperative ex-spousethat tells the court otherwise? We understand the importance of getting that key evidence needed to present your case to family law court.

    The courts usually go by one standard - the best interest of the child. The evidence you provide the court could be the only determining factor. TSHG Investigators can assist you in obtaining all the evidence you need to prove your case.

    Are you going through a nasty divorce? Our Licensed Private Investigators can also help you in obtaining documentation regarding your ex-spouse’s lifestyle, assets, income, new significant other, roommates, friends and any other people who are associated with your ex-spouse. You have a right to know who is influencing or around your child in your absence.

    • Surveillance
    • Background Checks
    • Asset Searching
    • Process Service




    Domestic Abuse Protection

    Are you being abused or even stalked by an ex spouse or lover? Whether you need a security escort to your home to gather your belongings, running errands, going to divorce court, performing a scheduled child custody exchanges or even just trying to get a good nights sleep, we are here to help you and give you back your peace of mind.

    The Steel Horse Group Investigators provide personal protection and risk mitigation services, often at no cost for victims of extreme domestic abuse, violence and stalking. Our Investigators have extensive training and experience in these matters and we know that provoking or bullying the alleged suspect is not how to mitigate a possible situation. Let our Investigators keep you safe, contact us today.

    • Secure Transportation
    • Discreet Security Escorts
    • Residential Security
    • Protective Surveillance
    • Child Custody Exchanges




    Infidelity & CHEATING Investigations

    Do you suspect your spouse, partner or mate is unfaithful? Don't let those feelings of anxiety or guilt keep you from discovering the truth. TSHG Private Investigators can get you the evidence you need to confirm your doubts. If you suspect your spouse or loved one may be cheating, you need to gain solid evidence before taking any legal or personal course of action. First, you should always confirm your suspicions.

    We understand the sensitive and very personal nature of this type of investigation and we are completely committed to respecting and preserving your privacy. TSHG Investigators are true experts at proving that cheating exist and we have conducted discreet surveillance on cheaters, following them from Seattle to Spokane. Let our experienced Private Investigators find out who they are with, where they go and what they do. We will not judge you or tell you how to live your life, what we will do is get you answers.

    • Covert Surveillance
    • Background Checks
    • Decoy Investigators
    • Activity Checks
    • Social Media Reports




    Comprehensive Background Checks

    TSHG Investigators data mine millions of public and private databases, including social media reports and other sources ascertaining the information you need on just about anyone. We offer six main search categories: People, Assets, Businesses, Courts, Licenses and Phones.

    Background Checks Include:

    • Name & Identity Verification
    • Current & Past Address (10 Years)
    • Current & Past Phone Numbers
    • Criminal Records (State - Federal)
    • Current Employment
    • Bankruptcies, Judgments & Liens
    • Corporate Involvement
    • Property Ownership
    • Social Security Verification
    • State District Court Criminal Searches
    • Federal District Court Criminal
    • Social Media Searches
    • Vehicle Registrations (Car, Boat & Aircraft)