How do you get the truth out of a liar? On this bonus episode, experts weigh in on just that. You’ll hear from investigative reporter Matt Apuzzo, former CIA polygraph examiner Barry McManus, and former FBI counterterrorism agent Don Borelli. In this audio pulled from the 2015 IRE Conference, the three discuss how to develop rapport, when to get confrontational and how to spot kernels of truth hidden in all those lies.
Looking for links to the stories, resources and events we discussed on this week’s podcast? We’ve collected them for you.
- Read and listen to our audio blog post, which includes seven short clips from the Interviewing Liars panel at the 2015 IRE Conference.
- Members only: Listen to the entire Interviewing Liars panel
- Members only: Download Barry McManus’ tipsheet on interviewing liars. The document lists key points and techniques for detecting deception.
Music in this episode is by Podington Bear.