Interview and Interrogation

This course is designed to enable police professionals to enhance their ability to gain information and determine the truth through the interview and interrogation process.

Skills are taught to enable detection of deception by analysis of non-verbal and verbal communication. Interview and Interrogation is a 5-day course.

Instruction is broken down into the following blocks: Human bias influences, personality identification, using personality to build rapport, personality typology theme development, human defense mechanisms, emotional responses, gathering data, detecting deception, systematic interviewing, the interrogation process, formulation and types of questions, verbal communication, exploration of deception detection, deceptive techniques, body language, subconscious rapport building, body language for the interrogator, effective use of territory and zones.

Techniques are used from Rhoads and Reid instructions.