About Us“Al Sheard, Jr. – Private Investigation” focuses on all types of Criminal and Civil Investigations with a specialization in Pre-Employment Screening,
Litigation Support, commercial insurance fraud, and Internal Investigations.

The founder and owner of “ASJPI” is Al Sheard, Jr. Mr. Sheard is a Retired Senior Special Agent from the U.S. Customs Service, Office of Investigations
(now U.S Department of Homeland Security). He has spent the past four decades in Law Enforcement; serving 7 years as a Police Officer, 26 years as a Federal Agent with the remainder as a Private/Contract Investigator and Anti-Terrorism Trainer.

Mr. Sheard has a BA degree in Criminal Justice from Kent State University and an AAS degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York. In addition, Mr. Sheard is a graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, the U.S. Customs Academy and the Ohio State Highway Patrol Academy.

Mr. Sheard is a Licensed Private Investigator in Ohio. He is the former Dean of Private Investigation at Miami-Jacobs College, Cincinnati Campus. I addition, Mr. Sheard is retained as a Special Investigator, conducting National Security Investigations. He has also delivered numerous International Anti-Terrorism courses as a contract instructor with the U.S. Department of State, Anti-Terrorism Assistance Program (ATA) and is also associated with The Soufan Group and QIASS as a criminal justice instructor and course developer.

Mr. Sheard is a member of the Association of Certified Background Investigators (ACBI), Kentucky Society of Professional Investigators (KSPI), Ohio investigators Association (OIA), Kentucky League of Licensed Investigators (KLLI), Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) and a career long member of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP).