Dallas Texas Private Investigators are licensed through the Texas Department of Public Safety in Austin, Texas.
They are required to renew their license every year and provide continuing education certificates every two years. Before an Investigator is issued a Private Investigator license, they are required to have at least three years of experience in the investigative field, and pass a test provided by the state to show proficiency in the investigative field. A criminal back ground check is conducted on each applicant. If the applicant has been convicted of a felony they are denied having a license.