About Us

Trident Investigative Service, Inc. was founded in 1991 by Michael J. Canaan, CPP, to provide prompt professional investigative services for his law firm, insurance, and corporate clients. Mr. Canaan is board certified by the American Society for Industrial Security, as a Certified Protection Professional (CPP). With his extensive legal, investigative, and security experience, Mr. Canaan is often retained as a Forensic Security Management Expert Witness in the areas of investigative and security management related practices and procedures, liability, negligence, and electronic security methodology.

Trident consultants offer a broad spectrum of experience in law enforcement, military, corporate, and legal investigative fields. As the best equipped and most experienced investigative agency in the Pacific Northwest, we provide the best value for your money.

Although our corporate office is located in Seattle, Washington, with Trident’s global association partnerships we are able to provide services nationwide and in many foreign countries.

Business size

1-10 employees


Commercial presence