The Advancements in other Countries Introducing Polygraph Testing
Polygraph testing is being used more and more in many countries as a useful tool in police investigations. Learn how one country is introducing the use of polygraph testing to help combat crime.
According to an article at myrepublica.com, “The Truth is in the Polygraph Test”
“Those days may now be over. Nepal Police are all set to introduce polygraph testing, also known as lie-detecting, to fight crime.
The system detects whether a person is lying when answering certain questions, giving investigation officials enough clues about the actual truth of a case.
“The system will be implemented with the assistance of the US government, and police officers from various investigating agencies will be placed in different sensitive areas of national security,” said SSP Ganesh KC, spokesperson of Nepal Police.
Ten police officers from various investigating agencies have been
participating in a training provided by the US-based Academy of Polygraph Science, in Kathmandu since the past four weeks.
The program will tackle illicit drugs trade, terrorism, human trafficking, murder, cross-border crime and financial crime, SSP KC said. At present the US government has provided 10 polygraph kits and Nepal Police plan to purchase two more kits in the near future, he informed.” To read the entire article click here.
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