September 2020: Charles Piper's Professional Services is preparing three courses (based on Piper's three investigative textbooks) for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credits for Private Investigators, Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) and more. Check this website for updates and additional information. The courses include:
- Conducting Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigations
- Conducting Healthcare Fraud Investigations
- Conducting Fraud and Other Investigations
March/April 2020: Piper book, Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook listed as Best Seller! Source: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners' Fraud Magazine - Books and Resources (March/April 2020).
February 2020: Charles Piper's Professional Services now also licensed as a private investigator company in Arkansas. Piper, P.I. now serves TN, MS and AR!
April 24, 2019: Piper's paperback and e-book released by Amazon: March to Success (From Kid to Cop).
June 2017: Piper's Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook was published by Routledge.
June 2016: Piper taught, "The Piper Method of Conducting Thorough and Complete Investigations" at the 27th Annual, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners' (ACFE) Global Fraud Conference in Las Vegas, NV.
March 2016: Piper's book, Healthcare Fraud Investigation Guidebook was published by CRC Press.
August 2015: Stratford Career Institute updated its Private Investigator course to include 2 of its 4 modules from Charles Piper's book, Investigator and Fraud Fighter Guidebook: Operation War Stories. (See Press Release)
June 2014: The ACFE presented Charles Piper with an Outstanding Achievement Award (the Hubbard Award) at the ACFE's Global Fraud Conference held in San Antonio, Texas.
April 2014: Charles Piper's book, Investigator and Fraud Fighter Guidebook: Operation War Stories, was published by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
PRIOR FEDERAL SERVICE
September 2008: Charles Piper retired from Federal Service after serving 20 years as a Federal Special Agent. His office assignments included: Las Vegas, NV; Orlando, FL and Memphis, TN. Numerous awards received including Special Agent of the Year.
Prior to becoming a Federal Agent, Piper served as a Supervisor Detective, City Police Officer, U.S. Army Military Police Investigator, Squad Leader and M.P. Patrolman.