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February PD luncheon, AGM

  • 22 Feb 2017
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Terminal City Club 837 West Hasting St, Vancouver

Topic: Investigative Interviewing – Detecting Possible Signs of Deception

Topic Summary: Interviewers of all skill levels face a challenge in determining whether a person’s responses are truthful or deceptive. The outcome of investigations sometimes depends on the ability to discern fact from falsehood and a person’s full involvement in an incident. This presentation examines several considerations in deciding whether deception may be present or not. Interviewers will benefit from a discussion of issues in detecting deception; why all lies aren’t the same, and what indicator(s) might be most consistent with lying.

Speaker: Jim Van Allen

Speaker Bio: Jim is a Threat and Risk Assessment Specialist with Investigative Solutions Network Inc., based in Pickering, ON. He is also a certified Criminal Profiler, and provides a broad range of    investigative support services. Formerly, Jim was a Detective Sergeant, with the Ontario Provincial  Police and Manager of the Criminal Profiling Unit of the Behavioural Sciences Section.

ACFE Vancouver Chapter

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