One of my guilty pleasures is the long-running TV show NCIS, a drama focused on the Naval Criminal Investigative Service… More
When two people witness an event, they often discuss it. Because our memories are not perfectly accurate, sometimes this discussion… More
In its war on terror, the U.S. government uses handheld lie detectors for fast screening of terrorism suspects. It has… More
One of the most important abilities for solving crimes is the ability to detect lies. But despite the methods that… More
A decade or so ago, a spate of high profile legal cases arose in which people were accused, and often… More
New Research Shows Children Less Prone to False Memories than Adults, Challenging Assumptions About Eyewitness Testimony.
In the 1980’s, a spate of high profile child abuse convictions gave way to heightened concern about false memory reports… More