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Challenges of Relying on Eyewitness Testimony

By Dr. Jade Pumphrey

Eyewitness testimony can be compelling and central to an investigation, but inaccurate memory has led to incidents of mistaken identification and convictions of innocent people. Find out more about the limitations of eyewitness testimony and human memory.

Using the Reid Behavioral Analysis Technique to Elicit Confessions

By Dr. Jade Pumphrey

Law enforcement officers can use the Reid technique, a non-accusatory interrogation structure, to provoke behavioral responses that can be examined for truth. Learn more about the technique's nine steps and potential drawbacks.