Interview & Interrogation Techniques

Course Description: Many criminal organizations within the United States are specially trained to evade and deceive law enforcement officers when questioned. The ability to gain information from individuals involved in criminal activity is essential to any successful prosecution. This course is for federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement professionals to enhance their ability to gain information and determine the accuracy of data collected about criminal activity through the interview and interrogation process. It teaches specialized skills that enable detection of deception through non-verbal and verbal communication, with both theory and practical application. As well as formulation of questions and utilization of specific question types so that maximum information might be gained from each response and an understanding of legal issues regarding interviewing and interrogation.

Topics Included

  • Personality typology theme development
  • Gathering data
  • Detecting deception
  • Systematic interviewing
  • The interrogation process
  • Formulation and types of questions
  • Body language for the interrogator

Prerequisites: None

Course Length: 3 Days / 24 Hours

This event is offered on the following dates

Jun 21, 2022 8:00 - Jun 23, 2022 17:00 (8:00 - 17:00)
Tuesday - Thursday
Honolulu HI
Jun 29, 2022 8:00 - Jul 01, 2022 17:00 (8:00 - 17:00)
Wednesday - Friday
Farmington UT
Jul 11, 2022 8:00 - Jul 13, 2022 17:00 (8:00 - 17:00)
Monday - Wednesday
Mountain View CA
Aug 10, 2022 8:00 - Aug 12, 2022 17:00 (8:00 - 17:00)
Wednesday - Friday
San Diego CA