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NCJ Number: 41248 Find in a Library
Title: INTERVIEWING WITNESSES
Project Director: H NELMS
Date Published: 1976
Sponsoring Agency: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Police Science Services, Inc
Niles, IL 60648
Publication Number: PSS 807
Sale Source: Police Science Services, Inc
6633 West Howard Street
Niles, IL 60648
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: POLICE TRAINING AID THAT EXPLAINS TECHNIQUES FOR CONDUCTING PRODUCTIVE INTERVIEWS WITH WITNESSES AND VICTIMS.
Abstract: SUGGESTIONS FROM EXPERIENCED INTERVIEWERS ACCOMPANY A DISCUSSION OF THE SUCCESSIVE PROCEDURES INVOLVED IN THE INTERVIEWING OPERATION. SPECIAL ATTENTION IS GIVEN TO FOUR TYPES OF WITNESSES WHO ARE LIKELY TO CAUSE INTERVIEWERS THE MOST TROUBLE: TALKATIVE WITNESSES, IMAGINATIVE WITNESSES, KNOW-NOTHING WITNESSES, AND ALIBI WITNESSES. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)...KAP
Index Term(s): Interview and interrogation; Police interviewing training; Victims of Crime; Witness assistance; Witnesses
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. 30-MINUTE CASSETTE, 1976 INCLUDES EIGHTY 35 MM SLIDES, CASSETTE TAPE, ILLUSTRATED INSTRUCTOR'S GUIDE, 25 STUDENT STUDY NOTES, 25 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS, AND LIBRARY STORAGE CARTON
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