State of Ohio - PISGS

    Ohio Private Investigator & Security Guard Licensing

    Click the link below to view the Ohio Revised Code and Ohio Administrative Code regulating Ohio Private Investigator and Security Guard providers.

    ORC 4749 and OAC 4501:7-1  

    Verify an Ohio PISGS License

    Click the link below to search for Private Investigator or Security Guard providers that are currently licensed.


    Ohio Department of Public Safety Private Investigation Security Guard Section Forms

    Below is the link to the PISGS website, where you will find all the information you need, including: Licensing requirements, how to apply for a license, FAQs, and training opportunities.

    Contact PISGS by phone: 614-466-4130 or by email: