About Verify Residence
Created to assist schools and government employers to identify residency fraud.
We do this utilizing modern technology and access to scores of unique and valuable databases not readily available to the public. Our independent residence verification service helps school districts, colleges, state and municipal employers with a quick, efficient, and economical method of verifying residences for all students and employees.
Verify Residence is a subsidy of its parent company, Anchor Investigative Services. Anchor is a full service private investigative agency with years of experience providing solutions from an investigative standpoint. Additionally, the Verify Residence team is composed of private detectives and education professionals to meet the specific needs of school districts. Verify Residence is focused on providing actionable data in an easy to understand format. The company strives to provide solutions not just data. As a fully licensed and insured investigative agency, Anchor Investigative Services and Verify Residence have access to multiple restricted data sources that return the most accurate results possible.
Our Residency Fraud Specialties
Some of the most common cases of residency fraud occur when a parent lies about their current address to have a student placed in a particular school district. The parent may even go as far as providing false or forged documentation to the district at the time of enrollment.Read More
There are many reasons that may encourage an employee to allege that their address matches the state for which they work in. In many cases, that reason is caused by families wanting to live together, caring for a family member in need, salary increases versus the cost of living, or new job opportunities.Read More
Intentional voter fraud is a real issue facing many entities responsible for conducting elections. This happens when an individual or group of individuals purposely supply false or misleading information in an effort to cast more than one ballot. This is seen often in high profile election years where political sentiments are heightened.Read More
Welfare residency fraud and different types of public assistance fraud cost taxpayers millions of dollars each year. Welfare residency fraud exists when an individual is claiming residency in one jurisdiction for the purposes of taking advantage of a particular program only available to residents in that particular jurisdiction.Read More