About Us

With over 29 years of combined law enforcement experience, the BlackstoneHunt firm has the professional investigative skills to meet even the most challenging investigative needs. Below is additional information about the firm partners:

Scott W. Blackstone

Living in the Sarasota, Florida area for over 25 years, Scott knew he had a passion for law enforcement and public service when he joined the Sarasota Police Department's Cadet Program as a teenager in 1983. After graduating from Sarasota High School he attended Manatee Community College to study in a 2 year criminal justice program. He was hired by the Sarasota Police Department as a Police Officer in 1990. During his 15 year career with the police department, Scott was awarded several medals and accommodations as a patrol officer and a K-9 handler. Scott's career as a local officer and his extensive training background has enhanced his skill as a private investigator.

Christopher S. Hunt

Born on August 4, 1970, Chris spent all of his childhood and the early years of his adult life in upstate, New York. A 1992 graduate of Utica College at Syracuse University, Chris received a Bachelor's of Science Degree in criminal justice with a minor in abnormal psychology. After college, Chris began his official career in law enforcement as a Deputy Sheriff with the Oneida County Sheriff's Department. In December, 1996, Chris relocated to Punta Gorda, Florida and began employment as a Police Officer with the Punta Gorda Police Department. One year later, in December, 1997, Chris transferred to the Sarasota Police Department where he worked in the traffic unit for 1 year, the K-9 division for 1 year and patrol for approximately 7 years.

Both, Chris and Scott's past relevant work experience include:

Additionally, they have extensive training and hold certifications in the following:

Florida Association of Licensed Investigators