Your Proactive Truth Partner™.

Commercial Investigations LLC (CI) is a nationally and New York State certified, woman-owned, licensed, private investigative agency offering thorough and affordable background investigations. Our team of trained investigators and specialists provide clients with information to make informed hiring decisions. CI provides the Proactive Truth™ regarding applicants, thereby reducing turnover and limiting exposure to liability. We serve clients both internationally and nationally.

  • What You Get

  • How It Works

  • Results

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What You Get

Exceptional Customer Service

CI takes pride in our superior customer service and our ability to create and maintain great relationships with our clients. Our devotion to customer service is what separates us from our competitors.

Investigative Approach

We treat every background screening as a background investigation. Our trained investigators look at the whole picture, compare the results, and ensure details relayed to you are reliable and accurate.

Human Intervention

We use human intervention and primary source verification to guarantee the most accurate and up-to-date information is provided in our background investigations. We take extra steps to ensure accuracy.

Shorter Turnaround Times

CI takes the business of being your Proactive Truth Partner™ very seriously. Our typical turnaround time is 1.5 days. We deliver the highest quality service possible in the industry.

Continuous Monitoring

CI’s Vigilant™ services are highly advanced solutions that monitor employees on an ongoing basis. These services alert you to new information, as well as changes to existing records.

National Certification

CI investigators complete a six-month training process and become certified by the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) to ensure the highest level of accuracy and service.

How It Works

At Commercial Investigations LLC, we outshine the competition by creating tailored background investigation packages and utilizing a comprehensive investigative approach to bring maximum value and compliance with your current hiring process.

Commercial Investigations, powered by Accio Data, allows us to provide background investigations with human intervention to help you make the most informed hiring decisions. 

Through a bi-directional integration between Ultimate Software and Commercial Investigations LLC, recruiters and hiring managers can initiate employment background checks on candidates directly within UltiPro® Recruiting with just a few clicks.

Once a background check is initiated, information entered into UltiPro Recruiting is pre-populated in the background check form, reducing duplicate data entry. Then, an email is sent to the candidate to provide any additional information and to obtain consent.

With seamless access and an interactive workflow for managing background screening requirements, the solution offers a fast, simple, and intuitive user and applicant experience, allowing you to increase workforce productivity, reduce time-to-hire, and get more, high-quality hires.

Commercial Investigations’ unique screening services include:

  • Origin™: Identity Verification and Multijurisdictional Search
  • Criminal Searches: Cursory Indicator New York™, County, State, Federal, Sex Offender, and International Criminal
    • Cursory Indicator New York™ is proprietary to Commercial Investigations LLC and helps employers avoid the NYS OCA Statewide search cost of $95 per name for misdemeanor and felony searches in New York
  • Verification Services: Education Verification, Employment Verification, Reference Verification, Professional License
  • Continuous Monitoring: Vigilant MEDS™, Vigilant LENS™, Vigilant NY™, and Vigilant US™, and more

Customer Results

G&C Foods

"We needed a background check company that could assist us with quick turnaround time with high-quality reports. Commercial Investigations has been a tremendous help, while also making it a personable experience."

Nicole Watts | Current Customer

Resources

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Frequently Asked Questions

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