Dave KleiberInvestigator


Dave Kleiber is a licensed Colorado Private Investigator and former Alaska police officer and Colorado police detective. Dave has created a professional network of peers and utilizes databases exclusive to licensed investigators and or law enforcement to obtain necessary information to serve his client’s needs.

Dave has 19 years of experience in the field of law enforcement investigation. Dave's work as a police detective includes cases of homicide, missing persons, international fraud, financial crimes, and scams. His knowledge about the investigation of sexual assault cases and his skillful ability to create sexual assault response teams have made Dave an in-demand expert in the field. During his career in law enforcement, Dave was assigned to the FBI's Safe Streets Task Force. He was deputized as a U.S. Marshall with the U.S. Marshall's Fugitive Task Force. For the past 18 years, Dave has provided firearms and tactics training to police academies and law enforcement officers at the state and national levels

In 2012, Dave retired from the United States Army / Army National Guard after 28 years of service. During the last 11 years of his career he served with U.S. Army Special Forces units as a commissioned officer, where he held Command assignments at the Company and Battalion levels. Dave is a combat veteran who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom 1 and Operation Iraqi Freedom 2, for which he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and the Combat Infantry Badge. For his years of service in the armed forces, Dave was determined to be 40% disabled by the Veterans Administration (VA), and has since gained an intimate understanding of the benefits due to veterans as well as the potential pitfalls that can occur during the process of applying for disability.


As a police detective, Dave became intimately familiar with the Colorado marijuana laws and industry. Dave has leveraged this knowledge to become an expert on marijuana business security, marijuana law compliance, and marijuana license applications. Dave has assisted start-up businesses with licensing and security issues in 10 states, and routinely conducts employee pre-hire background investigations, and vetting processes for investors and principals. Dave has brought piece of mind to numerous marijuana businesses by providing comprehensive security assessments and periodic compliance inspections.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Investigations
  • Law Enforcement Training
  • Security Consulting
  • Expert Witness

States of Current Practice