Missouri Bug Sweeps

Missouri Bug Sweep




Hidden Cameras, Audio Bugs and GPS Devices: How to know what’s Legal in Missouri

Missouri law, Mo. Rev. Stat. § 542.402, requires the consent of at least one party to legally record an in-person or telephone conversation. It is a misdemeanor to photograph or record a fully or partially nude person in a place where the person has a reasonable expectation of privacy, and to use a hidden camera, regardless of whether a person has a reasonable expectation of privacy, Mo. Ann. Stat. § 565.252.

Why you May Need the Missouri Bug Sweep Service?

If you live in the state of Missouri and are suspicious of hidden cameras. Especially for hidden cameras that also record or transmit audio. Also, if the hidden camera is placed in a location where the individual has a reasonable expectation of privacy such as a bedroom or a bathroom or record conversations that the installer of the device or not party to.

As regards the use of GPS trackers, trespassing to place a GPS device on a vehicle or placing a GPS device on a vehicle when they are not the rightful owner of the vehicle, may constitute a violation of the law. Ham Investigations offers our customers the following types of Bug Sweeps:

Missouri Residential Bug Sweep Service – We locate all types of hidden cameras, listening devices, electronic transmitters, electronic audio storage, Wi-Fi connected devices within your home. Let us assist you in protecting you and your family’s privacy and give you back your peace of mind.

Missouri Business Bug Sweep Service – Our technicians can identify and locate all types of hidden bugging and monitoring devices whether they are turned on or off. From Executive offices to conference rooms and open bay spaces along with changing rooms and restrooms. Let us help you protect your employees and customers.

Missouri Telephone and Wiretap Bug Sweep Service – The professionals at Ham Investigations are able to identify phone devices that have been compromised and are being monitored surreptitiously. Whether the phones are standard desktop phones, VoIP or PoE, we can discover if these devices are safe to talk around. In addition, our team can also check Fax/Copiers along with all the connected wiring associated with these devices.

Missouri GPS Bug Sweep Service – Whether a GPS tracker has been placed on your personal effects, your vehicle, aircraft or watercraft, our technicians can locate these devices and assist you in discovering who placed them.



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    1(888) 386-6482

    Common Reasons Missouri Residents and Businesses are being spied upon

    • Being involved in a contentious divorce;
    • Being involved in a child custody fight;
    • Being involved in a civil lawsuit such as personal injury or workers’ compensation;
    • Owning a business and competitors want to learn your trade secrets (and, no, you don’t need to own a million- or billion-dollar business for this to happen to you);
    • Owning a business and you have a current or former employee who are being paid to spy on you (corporate espionage) or who want to try to get you into legal trouble;
    • Currently or formerly being involved in a relationship with someone who was jealous, possessive, or abusive.

    Evidence of Possible Bug Installations in your Home or Office

    • Unexpected dust or ceiling debris on the floor, a desk, or the surface of other furniture;
    • New decorative items in the room you know you didn’t put in the room, such as a vase or even a new piece of art on the wall;
    • Wall plates and outlet covers that were once straight are now crooked;
    • You turn out the lights and see a small red light;
    • You see new scratches on your wall, ceiling, or furniture
    • Someone always shows up where you’re at although you never told them where you were going.

    Who needs a Missouri Bug Sweep Service?

    You do. If you think that someone is or has been spying on you, don’t tell anyone. Try to stick to your normal routine. Ham Investigations utilizes state of the art equipment to locate all types of bugging devices. If you have located a device you suspect is a bug, DO NOT REMOVE IT! Get to a safe location and call Ham Investigations immediately at



    Our Technicians are trained in the proper ways to document and collect these devices in a forensic manner and assist our clients as they interact with law enforcement. Allow Ham Investigations to help you regain your security and peace of mind so you can have more time to enjoy some of the following things that Missouri has to offer.

    Missouri Bug Sweeps

    Top places everyone should visit in Missouri:

    • Visit the St. Louis Gateway Arch – The Gateway Arch is the iconic structure that visually defines St. Louis and is also the symbolic “Gateway to the West.” Visitors can take an elevator up to a viewing platform at the top, which reaches 630 feet, for stunning views out over the city.
    • Hear the Music in Branson – Branson, in southwest Missouri, with no false modesty, calls itself the “Live country music capital of the universe.” It draws millions of tourists each year, mainly country music fans. The “Strip” is crowded with music palaces, motels, restaurants, and souvenir booths selling all imaginable kinds of kitsch. The music venues here host some of country music’s greatest performers.
    • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art – One of Kansas City’s most important cultural attractions is the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It holds a comprehensive collection, with pieces from around the world, but with a particular emphasis on East Asian art. On the museum grounds is a sculpture garden that everyone can appreciate without even having to enter the building.
    • Enjoy the Rides at Silver Dollar City – Silver Dollar City in Branson combines a major theme park with crafts and the preservation of 1880s Ozark culture. Craftsmen in the park demonstrate glassblowing, basket weaving, blacksmithing, pottery, candy making, and candle making. The park also has rides and attractions, shops, restaurants, and live shows.
    • Visit the Animals at the St. Louis Zoor – One of the best free things to do in Missouri is to visit the St. Louis Zoo. Take the family to see the animals and keep your wallet in your pocket. You won’t lack for furry creatures to see, the zoo has over 12,000 animals from around the world.

    Mr. Thomas Ham, owner of Spy Catchers LLC and Ham Investigations was in News recently for :

    How to spot hidden cameras in your Airbnb or hotel room with your phone

    Ham Investigations professional technical surveillance countermeasures company, works with people to help track hidden devices, such as surveillance cameras.

    Experts, including Mr. Ham, say the camera lenses will reflect a blue or red color when hit with a light.

    The typical areas you should search for any hidden cameras include devices like an alarm clock, smoke detector or shower head. To Read More you can visit kdvr.com.

    You can also find visit our post regarding How to find hidden cameras and devices with your mobile phone.

    Ham Investigations Provides Services like Bug Sweeps for Hidden Cameras nationwide including but not limited to :


    1(888) 386-6482


    We Provide Missouri Bug Sweeps for hidden cameras and hidden devices in the following counties:

    Missouri Counties:

    Adair County
    Audrain County
    Bates County also Boone County
    Caldwell County also Cape Girardeau County
    Cass County
    Christian County
    Clinton County
    Crawford County
    Livingston County
    Madison County
    Mercer County
    Moniteau County
    Morgan County
    Nodaway County also Ozark County
    Pettis County
    Platte County
    Putnam County also Ray County
    St. Charles Conty also St. Francois County
    Schuyler County as well as Shannon County
    Stone County also Texas County
    Washington County also Worth County
    Daviess County also Douglas County
    Gasconade County also Grundy County
    Hickory County also Howell County
    Jasper County also Knox County

    Additional MO Counties:

    Andrew County
    Barry County
    Benton County as well as Buchanan County
    Callaway County also Carroll County
    Cedar County
    Clark County
    Cole County
    Dade County
    McDonald County
    Maries County
    Miller County
    Monroe County
    New Madrid County
    Oregon County
    Pemiscot County
    Phelps County also Polk County
    Ralls County also Reynolds County
    Saint Clair County also St. Louis County
    Scotland County also Shelby County
    Sullivan County also Vernon County
    Wayne County also Wright County
    DeKalb County also Dunklin County
    Gentry County also Harrison County
    Holt County also Iron County
    Jefferson County also Laclede County
    Lawrence County
    Lewis County

    Additional MO Counties:

    Atchison County
    Barton County
    Bollinger County also Butler County
    Camden County also Carter County
    Chariton County
    Clay County
    Cooper County
    Dallas County
    Macon County
    Marion County
    Mississippi County
    Montgomery County
    Newton County
    Osage County
    Perry County
    Pike County also Pulaski County
    Randolph County also Ripley County
    Ste. Genevieve County also Saline County
    Scott County also Stoddard County
    Taney County also Warren County
    Webster County also St. Louis City
    Dent County also Franklin County
    Greene County also Henry County
    Howard County also Jackson County
    Johnson County also Lafayette County
    Lincoln County