Our Mission

Bold Tactics is fully defined by its team members. We boast professionals in various fields from near and far who choose to work at our Private Investigation Firm because of the integrity and serious nature of our investigative process. Keep reading to learn more about our exceptional team members, and get in touch with any questions. With our investigative rescources, we've gained the reputation for being the best Private Investigation Firm for any investigative job.

From undercover investigations to background checks, we provide a whole array of services designed to help you find the answers you seek. As a responsible firm, we provide timely and accurate results for all our clients. When it comes to investigations we are equipped with state of the art tools used in Law Enforcement - we will get you those answers you need to make life's difficult decisions.

Our team

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melissa ritter

Owner

After serving as an officer in an Oklahoma state correctional facility for many years, Melissa's eyes were opened to many new ways of how she might be able to help others. She later began her journey to seek out opportunities to make a different kind of change within her community and landed on Bold Tactics LLC. She opened the doors of her business in 2020 and started her non-profit organization Titan Legacy Aid in 2021, which serves as a wonderful victims' resource for lower income members of the community. 

Education:

  • Law Enforcement Academy for Oklahoma Department of Corrections

  • Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice

  • Currently working on her Master's Degree

Certifications:

  • Notary Public

  • C.L.E.E.T #1 & #2 Certified

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David ashpaugh

Partner

With a background in military and law enforcement, David brings a unique skillset to the Bold Tactics Team. His passion for safety and accuracy makes him a valuable asset when it comes to cases at any level that we handle here at Bold Tactics. 

Education:

  • Law Enforcement Academy for Oklahoma Department of Corrections

Certifications:

  • C.L.E.E.T #1 & #2, #3, #4, #5 Certified

  • Armed Security Guard & Private Investigator

  • Statewide Private Process Server License

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Justin hall

Partner

Safety and Security are Justin's primary goals when it comes to helping our clients here at Bold Tactics LLC. Just has extensive experience in handling security for top executives as well as being a strong enforcer of processes and procedures that play into creating a strong security team. 

Education:

  • Law Enforcement Academy for Oklahoma Department of Corrections

Certifications:

  • Statewide Process Server License

  • C.L.E.E.T #1 & #2, #3, #4, #5 Certified

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Cecil dooley

General Manager

General Manager & Security Expert of Bold Tactics & Titan Defense LLC. Cecil came to us upon retiring after 20 years as an officer in the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. He also currently works for the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety. With having experience among many realms within our state's organizations, Cecil is the man in charge of helping Bold Tactics & Titan Defense run as efficiently and smoothly as possible. 

Education:

  • Law Enforcement Academy for Oklahoma Department of Corrections

Certifications:

  • Notary Public

  • C.L.E.E.T #1 & #2 Certified

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Holly evans

Office Manager

Our Bold Tactics LLC "gatekeeper". Holly is our constant point of contact for our clients and ensures the privacy and safety of all client information. She is in the process of studying for her private investigation and private security certificates and has extensive knowledge and experience that coincides with providing the best services for our clients here at Bold Tactics.

Education:

  • Holly originally studied nursing and is happy to have the opportunity to apply her inherit bedside manner in situations where Bold Tactics and Titan Legacy Aid clients/victims may need extra care and assurance when it comes to their safety. 

Certifications:

  • Notary Public

  • Currently preparing/studying to earn her private investigation and private security certificates. 

  • Also currently preparing to earn her C.L.E.E.T. #1 Certification.

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Kaylin hill

Marketing Director

Website Design and Maintenance, Social Media Management and Content Creation, Video Editor--Overall Marketing Strategy and Implementation for Bold Tactics LLC. Kaylin joined the Bold Tactics team in 2021 and is excited to utilize her marketing skills to help bring the local community more peace of mind by educating them and getting the word out about how Bold Tactics and Titan Legacy Aid can assist them during some of their toughest times. 

Education:

  • Studied Broadcast Journalism at University of Central Oklahoma

  • Studied Public Relations at Southern New Hampshire University