A burglar was confronted in the act by two police officers.
He fled the
scene on foot, outrunning the police officers. He was later apprehended by a third
officer. During the course of the interrogation you praise the suspect's ability
to run, and say that he was probably a good track star in school.
interrogation method are you stressing?
An indirect method.
A psychological method.
A method to appeal to the subject's pride.
The method of pointing out the evidence of his guilt.
What is one thing you should do during an interrogation?
Stand up occasionally to stress important points.
Give the impression of a person seeking the truth.
Remove your suit coat
and conduct the
interrogation in your
Call a prostitute by her first name, rather than by "Miss Alfa."
What is an important procedure to follow when using an interpreter in an
Allow the interpreter to evaluate the subject as to his truthfulness.
Make sure that the
Allow the interpreter to paraphrase the questions before asking them to
Use the interpreter
When should you interrogate a complainant?
When you believe him to be a false accuser.
When you notice he appears nervous.
When the complainant has a previous criminal record.
After interviewing all witnesses.