To dream of being a detective symbolizes that you are searching out the meaning of a matter in your life, Deut. 19:18
One who is trying to detect the truth
To dream about a detective suggests that excitement is present within your waking life.
To dream that you are a detective suggests that you are seeking out innate talents that you have yet to discover. You may also be attempting to take care of a situation and find verity about an issue that is bothering you.
To dream that you are being followed by a detective suggests a sense of culpability. Your reputation will be placed under a microscope and doubted.
The thrills and dangers of everyday life. This dream symbol often points to your search for your personal, as yet unknown, abilities and possibilities, but also to danger.
If you dream you are a detective, you are trying to solve a problem that is worrying you.
If you are followed by a detective in your dream, you will have fortune and honor. But if you feel you’ve done something bad, then your reputation will be in jeopardy and your friends will turn away from you.
You will hear a confession that will rectify an important mistake in your opinion of someone.
1. Difﬁculties or problems need thoughtful attention (as in “detective work”).
2. Guilt over words or deeds regarding relationships or possibly business matters.
3. Issues of loyalty arise.
If you dream of a detective, then this dream reflects your vigilance, objectivity and that you are looking for clues to resolve a mysterious happening in your life.
To dream of a detective keeping in your wake when you are innocent of charges preferred, denotes that fortune and honor are drawing nearer to you each day; but if you feel yourself guilty, you are likely to find your reputation at stake, and friends will turn from you.
For a young woman, this is not a fortunate dream.
You will be placed in an embarrassing situation that may turn out to be serious if you dream of being a detective.
If you dream of being arrested by a detective, you are in danger from your enemies.