The main objective of a interrogation is to make the suspect admit to a crime or speak the truth. But the questioning process can be quite complex and might lead the suspect astray from confessing. Louis Sense, Chief Polygraph Examiner and Vice President of John E. Reid and Associates, Inc, recommends these 5 tactics to a successful interrogation.
1. Case facts and motive
2. The suspect’s statements during the interview
3. Common sense
4. Prior similar case experiences
5. Training and education
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New Product Release: Field Interviewer
Signalscape, Inc. Releases StarWitness Field Interviewer
An Easy-to-Use, Portable Interview Recording System
CARY, North Carolina — January 5, 2015 — Signalscape™ announces the deployment of its StarWitness Field Interviewer, the latest in the top-rated StarWitness product line. The StarWitness Field Interviewer is an easy-to-use, portable solution that enables law enforcement to conduct forensic-level interviews in the field – where the crime occurred, at the victim’s location, or anywhere an interview is needed.
Since 1998, Signalscape has worked with federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to provide best-in-class products for catching criminals. Along the way they've earned the trust and respect of law enforcement all over the world, blending the needs of the good guys with technology to provide safety and security to our communities and our nation.
“Our background working with all levels of law enforcement placed us in the unique position of developing the Field Interviewer based on direct input from our customers,” said Sam Burgiss, StarWitness Product Director. “The Field Interviewer culminates many years of conversations with law enforcement, we listened, designed, produced, and are now excited to deploy Field Interviewer”.
The Field Interviewer is an affordable solution designed for ease-of-use. Personnel don’t have time to worry about what cord goes where or system malfunctions. Set-up is a simple process that can be completed in just minutes, maximizing the interviewer’s time to complete the interview using best-in-practice interviewing skills. A red LED light indicates the system is recording so there is never a question of the recording status. Once the interview is finished the file can be bookmarked, cataloged for file management, and exported to be used as evidence. The Field Interviewer easily interfaces with Android™ devices through a
To schedule a product demonstration or to receive further information, please visit www.starwitness.com.
About Signalscape, Inc.
StarWitness products are developed, produced, and sold solely by Signalscape, Inc. Signalscape is a premier provider of engineering services and products used by our country’s security, intelligence, defense, and law enforcement services to combat crime, fight terrorism, and provide for homeland security.
Sam Burgiss, StarWitness Products Director
200 Regency Forest Drive, Suite 150
Cary, North Carolina 27518 USA
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