notes, you might delay making the notes until later.
If you are using an
interrogation room, use secretarial assistance.
Remember, the goal of recording
the interview or interrogation is to construct a written statement.
should be as complete as possible to help you to accomplish this.
Requirement for Interrogation Room.
An electronic recording device may make your job easier.
It limits your note-
taking time. It also ensures that an interviewee's entire statement is recorded.
However, there are some limits. You must warn the interviewee that you plan to use
a recording device.
Also, you must obtain the consent of the interviewee,
preferably in writing. In most cases, therefore, you will be taking notes.