Intermountain PI Podcast | Utah Private Investigator Scott Fulmer | Ep. 25 | November 26, 2019 | The Downfall of Private Investigator Christopher Butler
Like any profession, the private investigation industry has its share of bad eggs. And he was no exception. According to the radio program, This American Life, the police accused him of selling crystal meth and marijuana seized from police evidence lockers. Although the state would go on to drop the charges, he eventually pled guilty to federal charges of robbery, extortion and conspiracy. He was sentenced to eight years in federal prison. This week…a morality tale of drugs, dirty D.U.I’s, sexy soccer moms and Chris Butler; a California private investigator gone bad.
In 2010 Chris Butler invited a journalist from Diablo Magazine, to accompany him on a surveillance ride along. In the hopes that the journalist would do a story about Butler’s Concord, California private investigation firm. A firm, by the way, staffed solely by sexy soccer moms. The company had been featured on Dr. Phil, The Today Show and the local Bay Area news. In addition, a reality television show with Lifetime was in the early planning stages.
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INTERMOUNTAIN PI PODCAST | UTAH PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR SCOTT FULMER
UTAH PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR SCOTT FULMER IS HOST OF THE POPULAR INTERMOUNTAIN PI PODCAST. HE’S THE PRINCIPAL AND LEAD INVESTIGATOR AT INTERMOUNTAIN PI, THE TOP PRIVATE INVESTIGATION FIRM IN HISTORIC SALT LAKE CITY. SCOTT HAS WORKED AS AN INVESTIGATOR FOR STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AS WELL AS THE PRIVATE SECTOR FOR THE LAST 30 YEARS.
HIS LOVE OF MYSTERIES BEGAN AT AN EARLY AGE WHEN HE DISCOVERED THE STORIES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IN HIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIBRARY. LATER, SCOTT JOINED THE U.S. ARMY TO EARN MONEY FOR COLLEGE. HE SERVED IN THE FAMOUS 101ST AIRBORNE DIVISION (SCREAMING EAGLES) AND THE EQUALLY FAMOUS 2ND ARMORED DIVISION (HELL ON WHEELS). HE IS A DECORATED COMBAT VETERAN OF THE 1990-91 GULF WAR. AFTER LEAVING THE SERVICE HE EARNED A DEGREE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO.
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