Why You Can’t “Beat” the Polygraph Test

Why You Can’t “Beat” the Polygraph Test

One of the major concerns for any polygraph test is accuracy. Whether you are taking the test yourself or waiting on the results of someone else’s test, you want to ensure that there are no factors that get in the way of a correct result. For this reason, polygraph examiners receive training in spotting attempts […]

How Much Does a Polygraph Test Cost?

How Much Does a Polygraph Test Cost?

If you are looking for a polygraph examiner, one of your primary concerns is likely the cost. You will find professionals offering a wide range of prices, but generally a specific-issue polygraph exam costs between $500 and $1,500. Fees charged by the same polygraph examiner can vary based on the complexity of the issue being […]

Polygraph Test with a Translator

Polygraph Test with a Translator

I did a very challenging polygraph test in the Baltimore County Jail today. The examinee didn’t speak or understand English. I’ve done many tests that required a translator and most of these examinations were in Spanish. The test took almost four hours and almost every word we spoke had to go through the translator. I […]

Polygraph Seminar NPA 2012

Polygraph Seminar NPA 2012

I will be attending the National Polygraph Associaton’s annual seminar between January 22nd to the 25th.  I will be in touch with my office by phone and the Internet.  I might be a little slow in answering inquiries about polygraph. I will also be looking for qualified examiners that want to be beta testers for […]

Polygraph Question about Test

Polygraph Question about Test

Question about Pre-employment Polygraph Testing: I am a social worker with a client who is scheduled to take a polygraph with the Maryland Sheriff’s Dept. on Wednesday.  He’s received the pre-screening questions & is troubled by the question concerning having sex with animals.  He explained to me that, while he was a young boy, he […]

Cheating Wife

Cheating Wife

Cheating Girlfriend This case involved a 45 year old woman named Judy;  she has been living in a committed relationship for 16 years  with her boyfriend Bill.  They have been living together for the last 16 years and have a young child.  Because Bill’s last wife left him for another man, Bills becomes easily suspicious […]

Sexual Child Abuse

Sexual Child Abuse

Grandfather accused of Sexual Child Abuse A 69 year old grandfather was accused of sexually abusing his two young grandchildren.  The case was reported and investigated by the State Social Services.  After the investigation was concluded the charges were found to be unsubstantiated.  This means that there was not enough evidence to charge the grandfather […]