About Us


CHECK -M-OUT SECURITY SERVICES AND INVESTIGATIONS, LLC. was formed to support & supply the legal industry and corporate human resources personnel with the best sources of legally available data.

Quality people and high standards are ensuring an urgent and professional response to all your legal needs!

Check-M-Out Security Services & Investigations has over 120 years of combined legal services, including retired law enforcement supervisors & DEA / ATF agents. We provide professional investigations, interviews, surveillance, trial preparations, & level #3 background investigations. All programs designed to help your clients solve problems and meet today's legal challenges.



Our policy is to supply services that comply with all "Best Practice" rules and that meet our customer requirements with a goal of 100% customer satisfaction.

We declare our commitment to apply the resources and programs necessary to achieve preferred vendor status in all areas targeted for excellence, speed, quality, delivery, cost, technology and management.

Jim O'Connor CAS, CHS-III, CFE - Director of Operation: Licensed N.J. Private Investigator - Is a Retired Detective Lieutenant of Police, from Newark, N.J. He is the Senior Partner with Check-M-Out Security Services, Investigations, LLC. CAS- Certified Anti-Terrorism Expert and NJ SORA Certified Instructor.


Member Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors. Chairman Meadowlands Security Committee, Meadowlands USA magazine Column entitled - "The Meadowlands Regional Security Corner"

Partial list prior commands:
o  Essex / Union Auto theft Task Force - Operations Commander
o  Commander Newark Police Narcotics Section
o  Commander - TARGET Auto Recovery Unit
o  Tactical / Emergency Service Unit
o  Section Commander Vice Unit
o  Executive Officer Criminal Investigation Division - Newark Police
o  Special Enforcement Teams - Training Coordinator
o  Certified NJ State Police Training Commission as an Instructor - Newark Police Academy

Partial List Awards:
o  2 Class A Medal of Honors
o  14 Class B
o  22 Class C
o  1469 Command Citations

Partial List of Training: Dozens of continuing education programs attended. Including - FBI, Secret Service, DEA, ATF, NJ State Police. Essex County, Rutgers University, as well as South Western University. FEMA - Trained, Member American College of Forensic Examiners.

Consultants - Also N.J. & N.Y. Licensed Private Investigators

James O'Connor


Director of Operations, N.J. Licensed Private Investigator
Retired Police Lieutenant N.P.D.
Email: Joconnor@Checkmout.Com / CMO Senior Investigator.
Expert: COMSTAT / GANGS / Terrorism / Investigations /Covert Operations / Dignitary Protection

Jerry O'Connor


Director of Training and Development
N.J. Licensed Private Investigator
Retired Police Captain N.P.D.
Email: Goconnor@Checkmout.Com / CMO Senior Investigator.
Expert: FBI- E.A.P/ Terrorism / COMSTAT/Home land Security /NJ SORA Certified Instructor

Leonard G. Devlin


Director of N. Y. Operations & Special Investigations
N.Y. Licensed Private Investigator
Retired Detective N.Y.P.D.
Email: LDevlin@Checkmout.Com
Expert: Dignitary Protection/ Investigations


Jeanette O'Connor


Senior Partner - Director of Administration
Email: Jeanette@Checkmout.Com
Formerly from Roche Diagnostic Systems