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investigating detective; investigator Ermittler {m}; Ermittlerin {f}; Fahnder {m}; Fahnderin {f}

investigating detectives; investigators Ermittler {pl}; Ermittlerinnen {pl}; Fahnder {pl}; Fahnderinnen {pl}

undercover investigator; undercover officer; undercover agent verdeckter Ermittler

investigator Erforscher {m}; Erforscherin {f}; Untersuchende {m,f}; Untersuchender

investigators Erforscher {pl}; Erforscherinnen {pl}; Untersuchenden {pl}; Untersuchende

private detective; private investigator /PI/; private eye [coll.]; enquiry agent [Br.] [dated] Privatdetektiv {m}; Privatdetektivin {f}; Berufsdetektiv {m}; Detektiv {m}; Privatermittler {m}

private detectives; private investigators; private eyes; enquiry agents Privatdetektive {pl}; Privatdetektivinnen {pl}; Berufsdetektive {pl}; Detektive {pl}; Privatermittler {pl}

hotel detective Hoteldetektiv {m}

arson investigator Brandermittler {m}

arson investigators Brandermittler {pl}

private detective story; private investigator story; PI story Detektivgeschichte {f}

private detective stories; private investigator stories; PI stories Detektivgeschichten {pl}

private detective novel; private investigator novel; PI novel Detektivroman {m} [lit.]

private detective novels; private investigator novels; PI novels Detektivromane {pl}

bone investigator [coll.] (forensic anthropologist) Knochendetektiv {m} [ugs.] (Gerichtsanthropologe)

bone investigators Knochendetektive {pl}

creation of a cover identity (for an undercover investigator) Legendierung {f} (eines verdeckten Ermittlers)

narcotics investigator; narcotics agent; nark [Br.] [Aus.] [NZ] [coll.]; narc [Am.] [coll.] Rauschgiftermittler {m}; Rauschgiftfahnder {m}; Suchtgiftfahnder {m} [Ös.]; Drogenermittler {m}; Drogenfahnder {m}

narcotics investigators; narcotics agents; narks; narcs Rauschgiftermittler {pl}; Rauschgiftfahnder {pl}; Suchtgiftfahnder {pl}; Drogenermittler {pl}; Drogenfahnder {pl}

tax investigator; tax inspector [Br.]; tax auditor [Am.] Steuerprüfer {m}; Steuerprüferin {f} [fin.]

tax investigators; tax inspectors; tax auditors Steuerprüfer {pl}; Steuerprüferinnen {pl}

accident investigator Unfallermittler {m}

accident investigators Unfallermittler {pl}

skip tracer; skip tracing investigator (tracing of wanted persons) privater Zielfahnder {m} (Aufspüren gesuchter Personen)

data forensics expert; computer forensics expert; IT forensics expert Datenforensiker {m}; Computerforensiker {m}; IT-Forensiker {m} [comp.]

data forensics experts; computer forensics experts; IT forensics experts Datenforensiker {pl}; Computerforensiker {pl}; IT-Forensiker {pl}

cyber forensic expert; cyberforensic investigator Internetforensiker {m}; Cyberforensiker {m}

photo spread (selected photographs around a given topic) Fotopalette {f} (ausgewählte Fotos zu einem Thema)

The test-taker was required to pick someone from the photo spread. Die Testperson sollte sich jemanden aus der Fotopalette aussuchen.

When the investigator showed the photo spread to the witness, she did not recognize the perpetrator. Als der Ermittler der Zeugin die Fotopalette vorlegte, erkannte sie den Täter nicht.

covert legend; cover identity; cover (fictitious identity of an undercover investigator) [listen] Legende {f}; verdeckte Identität {f} (fiktive Identität eines verdeckten Ermittlers) [listen]

a backstopped covert legend eine abgesicherte Legende

to wisecrack witzeln; flachsen {vi}

wisecracking witzelnd; flachsend

wisecracked gewitzelt; geflachst

He plays a wisecracking private investigator. Er spielt einen sprücheklopfenden Privatdetektiv.