+ Females generally have an ability to put people at ease.
+ People are less threatened by a woman, which makes it easier to get closer to find out information.
+ No one really thinks twice about a female sitting in a car outside a house or property, and are much less suspicious.+ Women can be more street smart as they tend to be the weaker sex physically, so have had to compensate by reading situations better.+ Women naturally have the nurturing instinct which makes them great for matrimonial issues in particular where children are involved.+ Generally, women are better listeners. Being an investigator requires a thorough understanding of what's been said.
+ Infidelity Investigations: female investigators are used widely in cheating spouse investigations as the woman investigator is less conspicuous than a male. Female investigators can also be used in "honey traps" which is a way of testing if a husband or partner is willing to have an affair.+ Matrimonial Investigations: divorce and separation cases are very sensitive and need some additional understanding, particularly if children are involved.+ Children Cases: working on investigations involving children such as child mainenance, finding missing children or abuse cases.
+ Research: needing records or information that's not easily accessible, a female investigator can have the added quality of friendly persuasion.
+ Surveillance: a female investigator is more aptly suited in certain surveillance operations and undercover work.+ Interviews: having the ability to build friendships and relax people makes a female detective ideal for conducting interviews with witnesses and suspects, and extracting a person's private thoughts.