The Art Of Investigative Interviewing by Inge Sebyan BlackThe Art Of Investigative Interviewing by Inge Sebyan Black

The Art Of Investigative Interviewing

byInge Sebyan BlackEditorInge Sebyan Black

Paperback | January 3, 2014

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The Art of Investigative Interviewing, Third Editioncan be used by anyone who is involved in investigative interviewing. It is a perfect combination of real, practical, and effective techniques, procedures, and actual cases. Learn key elements of investigative interviewing, such as human psychology, proper interview preparation, tactical concepts, controlling the interview environment, and evaluating the evidence obtained from the interview. Inge Sebyan Black updated the well-respected work of Charles L. Yeschke to provide everything an interviewer needs to know in order to conduct successful interviews professionally, with integrity, and within the law. This book covers the myriad factors of an interview including issues of evidence, rapport, deception, authority, and setting clearly and effectively. It also includes a chapter on personnel issues and internal theft controls.

  • Provides guidance on conducting investigative interviews professionally and ethically
    • Includes instructions for obtaining voluntary confessions from suspects, victims, and witnesses
      • Builds a foundation of effective interviewing skills with guidance on every step of the process, from preparation to evaluating evidence obtained in an interview
      Inge Sebyan Black, CPP, CFE, CPOI, is the president of Security Investigations Consulting. She has spent over 35 years in corporate security management, licensed as a private investigator in both the United States and Canada, and serves as a security, risk, and investigations consultant. As a Certified Fraud Examiner, she has handled c...
      Title:The Art Of Investigative InterviewingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:196 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 3, 2014Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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      ISBN - 10:0124115772

      ISBN - 13:9780124115774

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      Table of Contents

      Preface by Pat Clawson
      Foreword by Lawrence Fennelly and Louis Tyska
      Chapter 1 So You Want to be an Investigative Interviewer?
      Chapter 2 Ethical Standards and Professionalism
      Chapter 3 Preparing for the Interview
      Chapter 4 Deception in the Interview
      Chapter 5 Evidence
      Chapter 6 Public and Private Interviewing
      Chapter 7 Rapport
      Chapter 8 Authority
      Chapter 9 Overview of the Interview Process
      Chapter 10 Setting, Location, Intensity, and Approach in the Interview
      Chapter 11 Questioning Techniques
      Chapter 12 Internal Controls Introduction Internal Theft Controls and Personnel Issues
      Chapter 13 100 Things You Should be Aware of as an Investigative Interviewer

      Editorial Reviews

      "... takes the reader through the art of interviewing from A to Z and will have something interesting for all readers who need to conduct interviews."--ASIS Dynamics "Her conclusion - that investigative interviewing is an art 'because each of us makes it such' and each has their own practised technique - is inspiring. This book is a credit to private investigation beside a useful guide for the novice and professional alike."--Professional Security Magazine Online, May 28, 2014 "This impressive book keeps in mind the goal of an interview (fact-finding) and the need for flexibility and detachment.If you only have a spare minute, turn straight to the snappy, three-page final chapter '100 things you should know'.This book is a credit to private investigation beside a useful guide for the novice and professional alike."--Professional Security Magazine Online, January 4, 2014