We are experts at Surveillance

We know what you need to get your claims settled.

Owner James Paul Ellison was a policeman for 15 years and has been a PI for over 30 years. James also has a 4-year degree in Criminal Justice.

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James Paul Ellison

PI Agency Owner

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Surveillance Days

8, 10, and 12 Hours

Free Novel

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We use an 8, 10, or 12-hour Surveillance day

  • 8-hour day from 6 AM – 2 PM $800
  • 10-hour day from 6 AM – 4 PM $1,000
  • 12-hour day from 6 AM – 6 PM $1,200

You choose the number of days and the number of hours.

Examples of our Surveillance Results

Claimant alleges he is 100% disabled and can never work again.

While under surveillance, we videoed him working as a mechanic.

He is being paid cash under the table at his brother's service garage.

Social Media Investigation

$300/flat fee

A social media search may uncover information and photos posted by the subject​.

This will help you decide if you want to place the subject under surveillance.

Is your subject active?

Does he/she wear their required medical device?

Find out with a social media search.

Background Check

$200/flat fee
  • Know who you are hiring.
  • Make sure applicants are who they claim to be.
  • Help protect your company, your employees, your clients, and your family.
  • Any criminal record? Find out for sure.


$200/flat fee

We can help locate missing persons.

The CSG Team

Ready to help


Just tell us what you want to be investigated.

No charge for travel. Our coverage area is all of the state of Mississippi, and Mobile, AL.
We will travel farther if needed.
Surveillance is the art of waiting. If you wait long enough, your subject will be active.

James Paul Ellison, PI Agency Owner, spent 15 years as a police officer in Miami Beach, Florida. He has been a private investigator for 33 years. James has a four-year degree from Florida International University in Miami, Florida, in Criminal Justice and is living in Gulfport, Mississippi.

James Paul Ellison, the owner of CSG writes novels. His book website is www.jamespaulellison.com

Want to work for CSG?

Please let us know where you are living and if you are willing to travel a max of 200 miles from home once a month. We will contact you to get more information.

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