Curtis Brown
Private Investigator

Often, our clients need professional investigation to support a complex criminal defense or divorce case.  CDH Law is proud to partner with Mr. Brown and 1st Choice Private Investigations L.L.C. for its investigative needs.

Mr. Brown began his career in private practice performing retail investigations and security, then became a police officer in 1996.  A graduate of the Syracuse Police Academy, he served the community in the Syracuse Police Department in the Patrol Division, performing investigations and responding to dispatched calls.  He also worked as a school resource officer.

In 2006, Mr. Brown began working as a private investigator for several investigative and security firms.  In 2013, he founded 1st Choice Private Investigations L.L.C.  In 2019, Mr. Brown partnered with CDH Law and works side-by-side with the firm’s lawyers every day conducting investigations in support of criminal defense and divorce cases.

Mr. Brown has attended the Basic Course for Municipal Police, Basic Crime Prevention, Violent Offender and Domestic Abuse Investigations courses.  He is the recipient of numerous Excellent Police Service awards, along with the Syracuse Police Francis Hendricks (Top, 1st place, most prestigious) Medal Award.

With a combined 25 years of experience in security, security management, retail security investigations, law enforcement investigations, training, and private investigations, Mr. Brown’s expertise is an invaluable resource for providing our clients with the results they need.