investigator investigator  /ɪn ˈvɛ stə ˌɡeɪ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a scientist who devotes himself to doing research
  2. (n) someone who investigates
  3. (n) a police officer who investigates crimes

Usage(s):

  1. Allegedly told investigators he received training and weapons from al-Qaeda during his 2008 trip to Pakistan.
  2. The investigators suspect that other mobsters feared that Furino had been cooperating with federal officials.
  3. Allegedly told investigators he received training and weapons from al-Qaeda during his 2008 trip to Pakistan.

News

  1. Jessica Heeringa missing two months, private investigator reveals new clues

    WZZM hired a licensed private investigator to go beyond what our reporters were ... Several beaches in northwest Indiana remain closed for swimming Tuesday after a ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WZZM 13 Grand Rapids

  2. Private investigator reveals clues in Heeringa case

    WZZM hired a licensed private investigator to go beyond what our reporters were doing. We are not identifying her so as to not jeopardize her work.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WZZM 13 Grand Rapids

  3. Investigator: No evidence police captain had sex in weight room

    A private investigator hired by the city of Springfield has failed to find sufficient evidence that a police captain had "sexual relations" in the department's weight room with a city employee he later married.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KATU Portland

Quotes

  1. "It would be a serious breach at CIA if what this foreign investigator claims is true," said Hoekstra, R-Mich.
    on Jul 20, 2007 By: Peter Hoekstra Source: MLive.com

  2. So, Waxman said, "I recreated myself as an investigator."
    on Nov 25, 2006 By: Henry Waxman Source: FOXNews

  3. "If I were an investigator and I had to go on pure evidence that I have on Roger Clemens or dealt with Roger Clemens over time," Canseco replied, "then I would say no."
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Jose Canseco Source: SI.com

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