Police Interview Techniques

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Below is a selection of books designed to improve your interview and interrogation technique. These books are written by respected authors, and are a must have for those looking to brush up their technique.

Book Title Book Review Price  
Practical Aspects of Interview and Interrogation Techniques

This book covers different Practical Aspects of Interview and Interrogation focuses on why false confessions exist and how to avoid them.

Investigative Interviewing Explained

Written by Brian Ord and Gary Shaw. A book which looks at the different techniques for getting the most information from interviews.

The Psychology of Interrogations & Confessions

Written by G.H.Gudjonsson. This volume, a sequel to The Psychology of Interrogations, Confessions and Testimony which is widely acclaimed by both scientists and practitioners, brings the field completely up-to-date and focuses in particular on aspects of vulnerability, confabulation and false confessions.


Investigative Interviewing

Written by Rebecca Milne and Ray Bull. Based on psychological theory and research, it provides practitioners with a wealth of information and specific guidelines to help improve their interviewing skills.

Taking Statements

Written for Police Officers, Private Investigators, Solicitors, Military Police, private security officers, Customs & Excise officials and Trading Standards officers - this book explains how to take statements of evidence of all types, in an easily understood style.


The above contains the best selling Police Interview Techniques

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