Monday, June 29, 2009

Lie-Detection In The News

County among defendants dismissed in civil suit
The Arenac County Independent - Standish,Michigan,USA
An alleged violation of the Forensic Polygraph Examiners' Act (MCL 338.1728) by Rapp, Lesneski, Curcio and the Town Crier author. ...

No suspects in Egyptian hotel theft
Independent Online - Cape Town,Western Cape,South Africa
He said hotel staff had twice passed polygraph tests and this indicated to police they had not tampered with the Egyptians' rooms. He said footage obtained ...

Notorious 'Hyde Park rapist' arrested on probation violation - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
Until this incident, Helms had kept a job, was passing his polygraph tests and was participating in sex offender treatment as required, Cohen said. ...

Former ISP trooper releases book about 1986 murders
The Southern - Carbondale,IL,USA
“The polygraph examiner said (one of the state's eyewitnesses) failed his miserably and they withheld that from the defense (attorneys). ...

Spy Games Revealed: Spies, Lies, and Polygraph Tape
American Chronicle - Beverly Hills,CA,USA
The alleged proof of that was that Rick Doty had failed a polygraph test relative to his case. Kit Green [a former senior CIA analyst and division head] had ...

Allen teacher faces child abuse charge
McKinney Courier Gazette - McKinney,TX,USA
A US Secret Service agent administered a polygraph examination, which Means failed. When officers were investigating the allegations, a family friend of the ...

Surat gang-rape case: Judicial custody for three accused
Indopia - India
Sahid and Tariq have undergone lie detection and narco-analysis tests at the Directorate of Forensic Science, Gandhinagar, but the same could not be ...

Sentencing delayed in battery court case
Alamogordo Daily News - Alamogordo,NM,USA
By Duane Barbati, Staff Writer A 27-year-old Alamogordo man's sentencing hearing was continued Thursday to allow him to take a polygraph test after he ...

State Police sergeant honored at banquet
Beckley Register-Herald - Beckley,WV,USA
Smith, who transitioned from a trooper to the State Police polygraph unit in 1999, assisted Chicago PD by interviewing the suspect. ...

Recently in "Cover Story"
Willamette Week - Portland,OR,USA
And it was also puzzling to some legal observers that investigators didn't subject Adams or others to a polygraph. Kroger says he has never used a polygraph ...

Friday, June 26, 2009

Lie-detection a good career choice: weak economy again this month produces increase in multi-person (3 or more) exam requests

A few examples:

6/2009: Los Angeles CA
3 employees need testing.

6/2009: Bronx NY
Criminal: 4.

6/2009: Tyler TX
Personal matter, 4 persons.

6/2009: Atlanta GA
3 roommates need testing.

6/2009: Sunnyvale CA
6 employees need testing.

6/2009: Dallas TX
20 employees need testing.

6/2009: Poconos PA
Missing computer; 5 employees need testing.

6/2009: near Greensboro NC
Municipal law enforcement agency needs 2 employees tested.

6/2009: Boise ID
2 court-ordered exams; family law.

6/2009: Chino CA
5 employees need testing.

6/2009: Vacaville CA
8 to 20 employees need testing; retail.

6/2009: Sacramento CA
Testing needed for 5 employees.

6/2009: Los Angeles
4 employees at a legal marijuana dispensary.

6/2009: Riverside CA
Theft from home; 3 persons.

6/2009: Sacramento CA
Testing needed for 3 teenagers.

6/2009: Valdosta GA
3 employees.

6/2009: Ashland OH
4 employees.

6/2009: Moses Lake / Central WA
family members required to take
court-ordered polygraph exams.

6/2009: Sacramento CA
5 employees need testing.

6/2009: Clarksville TN
4 carwash employees.

Lie-Detection In The News

Should You Polygraph Your Employees?
CEPro - Framingham,MA,USA
... and maintenance of security alarm systems” you can require your employees or prospective employees to take a polygraph test, according to federal law. ...

Lie To Me actors scared on set
Bristol Evening Post - Bristol,Bristol,UK
Brendan, who plays lead researcher Eli Loker, is also now a fan of the lie detection theories, but hasn't been able to catch out any lies in his personal ...

Punjab's first cyber crime police station coming up in Mohali
Indian Express - New Delhi,India
Tiwari said the building will house a cyber crime police station and laboratories of physics, texilogy, lie-detection, biology, chemistry and ballistics. ...

Chief calls for polygraph in wake of phone harassment charges - Portland,OR,USA
By FRANK MUNGEAM, Staff Portland Police Chief Rosie Sizer held a press conference Monday and called for pre-employment polygraph screenings for all ...

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IMPD regaining trust with integrity program
Indianapolis Star - United States
William T. Benjamin, impd's deputy chief of investigations, sees the return of polygraph testing as a key confidence builder, both inside and outside the ...

No place to hide from lie detector
Weekend Post - Port Elizabeth,Eastern Cape,South Africa
A WILDERNESS based polygraph examiner is in high demand when the need arises for businesses to vet new employees and check their loss control techniques. ...

Testimony centers on phone calls
Times Daily - Florence,AL,USA
Steve Key and District Attorney Jim Osborn said Key passed a polygraph test in Atlanta. Key said he was following his attorney's advice when he didn't take ...

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: State Police Cadet Camp @ AC
Meadville Tribune - Meadville,PA,USA
They learn about polygraph testing, how to secure a house while looking for 'bad guys' who may be hiding or running away, they learn traffic stop procedures ...

Indiana girl, 2, missing more than a week
Swiontek said Tuesday she and Jada's father had taken polygraph tests in the case. The two get along well, she said, and Jada's father has regular ...

First cyber crime police station coming up in Mohali
Indian Express - New Delhi,India
Tiwari said the building will house a cyber crime police station and laboratories of physics, texilogy, lie-detection, biology, chemistry and ballistics. ...

Missing realtor: Now, printer undergoes polygraph test
Times of India - India
Sources said Panchkula police have three more persons in line for the polygraph test in coming days, sources added. On Wednesday, SHO Aman Kumar and other ...

Judicial custody of the accused in Satyam fiasco extends till July 8
Business Standard - Mumbai,Maharashtra,India
The magistrate reserved the orders on the plea by the CBI for administering a lie detection test on the key accused to June 30. Meanwhile, the bail

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Weaver, Raber arraigned
Wooster Daily Record - Wooster,OH,USA
After the June 2 interview with detectives, deputies made arrangements to have Weaver take a polygraph test. On June 3, detectives learned Weaver was ...

Lie-detector tests for politicians? Georgia Democrat Horlacher ... - USA
According to the polygraph examiner, Horlacher passed with flying colors. If elected to office, Horlacher said he'd take lie-detector tests if any ethical ...

Discipline board weighs timing of David Gorcyca's remarks
Detroit Free Press - United States
... pedophile and a freak in 2007 and later questioned why he wouldn't take a polygraph test, he was potentially prejudicing the retrial Perry was seeking. ...

Raja Choudhury karega Sach Ka Saamna... - Mumbai,Maharashtra,India
According to the format, the contestant is hooked up to a polygraph prior to the show and is asked 50 questions. 21 out of those questions will be asked on ...

Neb. crime-scene investigator lawyer files motions
Columbus Telegram - Columbus,NE,USA
One of Lefler's motions would have the results of a polygraph test that the Douglas County Sheriff's Department conducted introduced as evidence at trial. ...

Chief calls for polygraph in wake of phone harassment charges - Portland,OR,USA
By FRANK MUNGEAM, Staff Portland Police Chief Rosie Sizer held a press conference Monday and called for pre-employment polygraph screenings for all ...

Portland police chief says officer candidates should take ... - Portland,OR,USA
by Maxine Bernstein, The Oregonian Portland Police Chief Rosie Sizer said police agencies would benefit from being able to use polygraph tests during the ...

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Rights can be a hassle
Midland Mirror - Midland,ON,Canada
Wherever one of these cases exists, police should randomly arrest people – off the street, in their homes or at work – and subject them to polygraph tests. ...

Two innocent even if proven guilty? Attorney: Third man beat woman
The Plain Dealer - - Cleveland,OH,USA
Smith testified that he stood 4 feet away during the beating -- and he passed a polygraph that confirmed his story, Bombik said. ...

Valley to look outside police department for new chief
Opelika Auburn News - Opelika,AL,USA
The top two candidates will undergo a psychological evaluation and polygraph test from Stone & Associates, a public safety and forensic psychological ...

Murdered Agassiz woman's landlord speaks out
CTV British Columbia - Vancouver,BC,Canada
And while Paul says he has been cooperating with police investigators, his lawyer has advised him not to give DNA or take a polygraph test. ...

Tampa pastor denies molesting 12-year-old girl
ABC Action News - Tampa,FL,USA
Sheriff's deputies say Dos Santos failed a polygraph and then confessed. Dos Santos says the detectives "twisted" his words and he is not guilty.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Last week's polygraph seminars

Thank you to those participants in last week's PEOA Continuing Education seminar held in Los Angeles. Some were there for the very detailed upgrade-from-analog-to-computerized 'Lafayette Laboratory',
others for the well-developed
'Immigration & Asylum Polygraph Workshop'.

Monday, June 22, 2009

Polygraph Examiners Of America

The nationwide network of polygraph examiners, Polygraph Examiners Of America, can be found at for more information, and by telephone at (818) 883-6969.

With members from Los Angeles to Miami, Seattle to New York City, and covering most cities in between, there is no better source for referrals to a lie-detection professional near you.

Members find an array of benefits not available with any other polygraph organization.