Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques, Fourth Edition, answers the question, 'how do you know when someone is lying?' In addition, it also provides a guide for interviewing probable suspects and interrogating likely perpetrators on techniques and tradecraft and presents forensic assessments based on psychophysiology and non-verbal behavior. Topics discussed include the Morgan Interview Theme Technique (or MITT) and the Forensic Assessment Interview (or FAINT). Other chapters address techniques for interviewing children, the mentally challenged, pre-employment interviews, aggressive behavior, and how to deal with angry people. The book concludes by presenting future methods for searching for the truth.
- Presents the only book to address FAINT, IIT, and MITT in a single source
- Enables the interviewer to obtain a confession that can stand up in court
- Includes an online workbook with practical exercises to assist the reader
Table of Contents
1. The Search for Truth 2. Truth and Lies 3. Psychophysiological Basis of the Forensic Assessment 4. Preparation for the Interview/Interrogation 5. Morgan Interview Theme Technique (MITT) 6. Forensic Statement Analysis 7. Question Formulation 8. Projective Analysis of Unwitting Verbal Cues 9. Nonverbal Behavioral Assessment 10. Traditional Scoring of the FAINT Interview 11. The Validation of the Forensic Assessment Interview (FAINT) 12. Interviewing Children and the Mentally Challenged 13. Report Writing 14. Torture and False Confession 15. Pre-employment Interviewing 16. Passenger Screening with Verbal and Nonverbal Cues 17. Legal Consideration 18. The Integrated Interrogation Technique 19. Statements, Recordings, and Videos 20. Understand Aggressive Behavior and Dealing with Angry People 21. The Instrumental Detection of Deception 22. The Search for Truth
Appendix A. Forensic Assessment Interview B. Weighted FAINT Form C. Pre-employment Booklet (Keystone Intelligence Network, Inc.) D. Questionnaire