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The Council of Professional Investigators – Ontario (CPIO), is a non-profit organization that seeks to further the interests of Private Investigators and Private Investigation Agencies licensed in the Province of Ontario. We hold regular professional development seminars in different locations throughout the province, where our members upgrade their skills, network with other professionals, and discuss mutual interests. Membership in the Council of Professional Investigators shows a commitment to professionalism and ongoing development.

Becoming a member of CPIO provides corporate and individual benefits for the professional private investigator, including:

  • Increase awareness of the private investigative sector through networking events and industry partnerships;
  • Collaboration and inter-agency connectivity;
  • Sharing of best practices;
  • Vendor partnerships provide a range of discounts for equipment, Group Health Benefit Plans, national hotel chain discounts and travel benefits; and
  • Provide a forum for the posting of employment opportunities as well as allow individual members to provide profiles / information in seeking employment.