Name     Bob Brasich

Title       Chief Instructor

Agency    The Internet Investigators

City         San Diego, CA

Internet Investigations and OSINT training instructor Bob Brasich heads up NetBootCamp with over 20 years’ experience leading complex and high-profile Internet investigations at the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Motion Picture Association of America.

Since 1995, he has conducted thousands of website, Internet network, and social media investigations. He has also trained over 1, 000 law enforcement and corporate investigators worldwide and launched enforcement programs in Latin America, Asia, and Europe. Bob currently represents Fortune 500 firms and assists federal agencies through his private investigations firm,

Bob has been trained by institutions that include Microsoft, FBI Regional Forensic Laboratory, and technical experts in HTML, DNS, and other specialties. Bob is a regular speaker on enforcement strategies, OSINT and online investigative techniques at major conferences that include the Hi-Tech Crime Investigator Association, AntiPiracy Summits, and also government and corporate events. He has received commendations for Internet investigations from the Office of National Drug Control Policy, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Federal Law Enforcement Officer Association.  He is also the author of the tech manual series Facebook Search: A Guide for Investigators, Journalists, Researchers & Recruiters.

NetBootCamp is the name of the training program operated by The Internet Investigators, which is a private investigations agency (CA PI 28179) and a California corporation with a home page located at

Study Interests

OSINT / Open Source Intelligence, Facebook investigations, Social Media Investigations, Internet Investigation Tools, ISP and Network investigations, Copyright Investigations, Counterfeit Investigations, Covert Internet Investigations, Website Investigations, Search Engines, Enforcement Strategy, Advertising Investigations, Payment Processor Investigations.