Over 30 years' Experience
We are licensed and insured private investigators trained in dealing with homicide, arson, burglary and other high-profile offenses. Our security officers are state licensed and trained to handle all security needs. Most of our officers are current or retired police officers or former military. We continue to train throughout the year in new and advanced security tactics as well as diversity and sensitivity training for all situations. We incorporate current state of the art methods and technologies. We stay up to date on the most current professional standards and laws that impact the profession and our clients.
John Ricotta, CEO, of JR Investigative & Security Services, started in law enforcement in 1983, joining the New York State Department of Correctional Service. In 1987 he joined a municipal police department, becoming the first juvenile officer with the department. He trained under state, local and federal authorities. Ricotta has extensive training in child law, corporate investigations and criminal defense. In 2008, Ricotta relocated to Upland, California and formed JR Investigative Services, a private investigation firm which expanded to JR Investigative & Security Services in 2017. He provides consulting services as well as security analysis and staffing, protecting both property and people.