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Detective and Investigation Know-how

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Powers of Observation and Concentration Powers of Observation and Concentration.
Art helps professionals hone powers of observation Art helps professionals hone powers of observation.
The Powers of Observation. The thoughts of Sherlock Holmes, American jurist William Wirt, and Thomas Edison. The Powers of Observation. The thoughts of Sherlock Holmes, American jurist William Wirt, and Thomas Edison.
How Can Eyewitness Observation Go Wrong? The magic of the mind. How Can Eyewitness Observation Go Wrong? The magic of the mind.
How To Observe the User and Tap Into the Experience. How To Observe the User and Tap Into the Experience. All of the small bits and pieces of information that is emitted by a person at any given moment amount to so much more than the words that they speak.
Two Methods of Reasoning. An Introduction to Inductive and Deductive Logic. Two Methods of Reasoning. An Introduction to Inductive and Deductive Logic.
Magic Words to Obtain Confessions (FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin) Magic Words to Obtain Confessions (FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin).
Interview Clues: Words That Leave an Investigative Trail (FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin) Interview Clues: Words That Leave an Investigative Trail (FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin).
Interview Clues: Detecting Deception Detecting Deception.
It is Not Just What You Ask, But How You Ask It: The Art of Building Rapport During Witness Interviews. It is Not Just What You Ask, But How You Ask It: The Art of Building Rapport During Witness Interviews.
Questioning Technique.  Asking questions effectively. Questioning Technique. Asking questions effectively.
The Significance of Specific Denials During Interviews and Interrogations The Significance of Specific Denials During Interviews and Interrogations.
Contaminating a Subject's Behavior Contaminating a Subject's Behavior.
Want a Confession? Then Ask for It! Want a Confession? Then Ask for It!
Eight barriers to effective listening and how to overcome them. Eight barriers to effective listening and how to overcome them.
How Columbo's style can work for you. How Columbo's style can work for you.
The Columbo Questioning Technique. The Columbo Questioning Technique.
Quick Thinking and Discretion Quick Thinking and Discretion

 

Videos

Columbo's Great Investigative Style Columbo's Great Investigative Style.
Sherlock Holmes - The Master of Deduction. Sherlock Holmes - The Master of Deduction. What can you say, by observing a hat, about its owner?
Interview and Interrogation Skills Interview and Interrogation Skills.
FBI Agent Explains How To Spot Liars FBI Agent Explains How To Spot Liars.
Effective Listening Skills Effective Listening Skills.
Lie to Me - Reading Emotions and Deceit through Facial Expressions. Lie to Me - Reading Emotions and Deceit through Facial Expressions.
The Role of Microexpressions Lie Detection. The Role of Microexpressions Lie Detection.
Tips from Bob Woodward on Investigative Journalism Tips from Bob Woodward on Investigative Journalism.
Katie Couric on how to conduct a good interview Katie Couric on how to conduct a good interview.
How to detect lies. Great tips on how to spot a liar. How to detect lies. Great tips on how to spot a liar. Have you ever been lied to? This video by Steve Van Aperen shows you how to analyse content & structure and what signs to look for.

 

Humor

Dibert: Bad Listener Dibert: Bad Listener.
Inspector Clouseau interrogates the staff. Inspector Clouseau interrogates the staff.

 

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