His appearance was clean, cool and deliberately ambiguous. Under the sanctuary of his aviators, his eyes silently scanned the room. He looked like a cross between Mike from Breaking Bad and Donald Sutherland. As soon as he walked into Supercompressor HQ, we knew we had found our man.
Michael McKeever is a Manhattan-based, third-generation private detective who’s been in the business for more than three decades—specializing in surveillance and being an overall mystery-tinged badass. We asked him everything we’ve ever wanted to know about the profession and about his wildest stories working on the streets of New York. The answers, should you choose to believe them, will paint a thoroughly accurate portrait of a professional PI.