Prepositions after "investigate"

"investigate by", "investigate in" or "investigate for"?

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    In 41% of cases investigate by is used
    This scandal is currently being investigated by the CQC.
    Even while being investigated by the police, his hands were shaking.
    It means that he is being investigated by a rival investigative agency.
    Mohammed are being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
    Iran Probe Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) is among four European banks being investigated by U.
    The allegations were investigated by Lancashire Police in the 1960s but no action was taken.
    More than 100 prominent fashion houses are being investigated by HMRC concerning the payment of their interns.
    The ' Ela Winner ' thing is a blatant cheat though and I feel that it should be investigated by the tv commission.
    The Met Police confirmed that they had received a report of theft and it is being investigated by Tower Hamlets CID.
    This portion of the case was investigated by the Internal Revenue Service Criminal investigation, Philadelphia Field.

    In 14% of cases investigate for is used
    Cricinfo are reporting Pietersen wants Anderson/Swann investigated for Twitter affair.
    It is currently being investigated for possible benefits in Alzheimers disease, cancer and liver disorders.
    A spokesman for the department, Hong Lei, said Ai was being investigated for economic crimes, but gave no details.
    Human growth hormone is investigated for its many functions in treating many diseases other than the HGH diseases.
    He was investigated for seditious content and charged under Section 233 (1) (b) of the Communications and Multimedia Act.
    Foster children were assigned to former coach Jerry Sandusky's care, even though charges against him were investigated for years.
    Maybe worth investigating for your DS too? DD has multiple food and environmental allergies (incl anaphylaxis) along with asthma.
    We do not yet know how many officers or retired officers fall to be investigated for the various matters we have identified, how many are still serving or still alive.

    In 13% of cases investigate in is used
    I've been investigating in the internet and I've found this GPUImage Opengl ES 2.
    This Thai should be investigated in Thailand for tax fraud and he too deserve to go to hell.
    They are being investigated in many countries for alleged terrorism financing and other crimes.
    Duration of ceftriaxone treatment was investigated in an open-label, randomized, multicenter study.
    Because of such scams, almost every Network Marketing company was heavily investigated in the 1970's.
    The ocular as well as systemic toxicity of latanoprost has been investigated in several animal species.
    It should be investigated in respect of each project whether any bilateral treaties could be of relevance.
    It is right and proper that the conduct of the old DoL and MED should be investigated in relation to their role in the Pike River disaster.
    Critics of our profession complain that attorneys are investigated in secret and that lawyer regulators do not inform the public until charges have been filed.
    He also said the bank was still being investigated in several jurisdictions over Libor rigging, and could face further costs over interest rate swaps it mis-sold to small businesses in Britain.

    In 5% of cases investigate as is used
    Viruses are being investigated as carriers or ' vectors ' for delivery of new, undamaged, DNA.
    The use of viruses to deliver new DNA to human cells is being investigated as part of a technique known as Gene Therapy.
    He said that they were investigating as to who was behind the decision to evict these Tamils and said that it would never happen again.
    The revolutionary formatting, **28;8068;TOOLONG, that any of us can certainly investigate as well as shift display pictures inside trade magazines.
    Commander in Afghanistan investigated as Part of Petraeus Affair November 13, 2012 - 12:02pm Another high-ranking military officer may somehow be involved in the Petraeus affair scandal.
    Anyone out there have any idea of what can be the cause as the local Peugeot dealer says there is nothing wrong and won ’ t investigate as the vehicle does not jump or clear the gear.
    There is no indication, however, that anyone in the military has been detained or investigated as a result, and the chair of the committee has since been transferred to a different position.

    In 5% of cases investigate with is used
    The brain is a natural phenomenon that we can easily investigate with our science.
    The abuses should also be investigated with a view to criminal prosecutions where appropriate, he said.

    In 4% of cases investigate on is used
    This will allow you to highlight areas that are worth investigating on foot.
    I first made a written request to the District Director that this situation be investigated on December 14, 2000.
    However, the financial standing and creditworthiness of each municipality should be investigated on an individual basis, especially in light of the provisions of Chapter 13 of the MFMA.
    Against such a backdrop, how about inviting the Scotland Yard detectives to investigate on a neutral line? The government must cooperate with them and forward all information at its disposal.

    In 3% of cases investigate into is used
    We had to investigate into the cause of the tragedy.
    I hoped to reach the people in Haiti and to mobilize researchers to investigate into the case.
    The cops have been investigating into the case, and FIRs have been lodged against the identified persons.
    In Colombo two police teams have been detailed to investigate into last Friday's killing of Ragu, but so far no breakthrough has been made.
    The ruling further said that Federal investigation Agency (FIA) should investigate into the matter, adding that, if evidence is found against anyone, action should be taken against them.

    In 2% of cases investigate after is used
    Sometimes, a few birds broke away from the flock to investigate after hearing our calls.

    In 2% of cases investigate under is used
    The incident is being investigated under Section 376 of Penal Code for rape and those convicted face a maximum 20-year prison sentence and whipping.
    The incident is being investigated under Section 376 of the Penal Code for rape and those convicted face a maximum of 20-year prison sentence and whipping.
    Datuk Abdul Rahim Hanafi said the three were investigated under Section 376 of the Penal Code for rape, which is punishable for a maximum of 20 years of jail sentence and liable to whipping.

    In 1% of cases investigate because is used
    Nobody wants to see Jill deal with a lawsuit, and you don't want to end up being investigated because of your accusations.

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