Call nowBook now

Polygraph Industry News

Latest news, social media watch and industry publications

Checkout Theft Prevention Strategies

Checkout Theft Prevention Strategies

Dishonesty among staff members is one of the worst things employers have to deal with. Checkout theft prevention strategies in the retail sector save money and stock. You might imagine that till rolls and computer technology would eliminate a lot of theft at the...

read more
Theft in the workplace

Theft in the workplace

This is what you should do if you suspect theft in the workplace It is shocking to learn that as a result of the current economic climate of frozen wages and rising costs of living, workplace theft is on the rise. According to smallbusiness.co.uk, data from The...

read more
What does it mean to Fail a Lie Detector Test?

What does it mean to Fail a Lie Detector Test?

A polygraph examination isn’t a fail or pass issue like taking your GCEs at school. You won’t fail a lie detector test based on how knowledgeable or intelligent you are. ANS and consciousness Polygraph technology functions by measuring physiological alterations in the...

read more
How the brain reveals if someone is lying

How the brain reveals if someone is lying

Lie detector tests are on the rise. When someone is lying, the gnawing doubt is unbearable- you need to know the truth. The problem with lying is that it destroys trust, leaving you unable to believe anything someone tells you. How can you tell if someone...

read more
Is it possible to beat a lie detector test?

Is it possible to beat a lie detector test?

Searching Google for how to beat a lie detector test will produce some interesting results. There are lots of suggestions, without proof, as to how you can fool the polygraph. Here are some of the methods recommended: Taking cannabis, cocaine or other recreational...

read more
Anti Trump Lies v actual Trump Lies

Anti Trump Lies v actual Trump Lies

Whatever people may thing of Donald Trump I think we can all agree that he is the most pilloried President of the United States ever. Alleged Trump lies have been written about so many times it’s becoming boring. So we’ve decided to strike a balance by publishing lies...

read more
How Russian Bots became Real People

How Russian Bots became Real People

If this wasn’t so serious it might be laughable but this week Russian Bots have been transformed into real people by Sky News. What is an internet bot? The definition of an internet bot has always been a ‘web robot’ which is a software application. Its job is to...

read more
Why Amber Rudd had no Choice but to Resign

Why Amber Rudd had no Choice but to Resign

When politicians appear before the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee we have to wonder whether it wouldn’t be more efficient to connect them to a polygraph machine. The demise of Amber Rudd, our erstwhile Home Secretary, is a perfect example of how the answer to...

read more
The Confusion between Opinions and Lies

The Confusion between Opinions and Lies

We’ve been having a look at comments on news articles and social media this week. There seems to be much confusion between opinion and lies. An opinion is not a lie There are two main ways in which people formulate opinions.  Some will read an article or listen to the...

read more
Big Lies about Products and Services we Buy

Big Lies about Products and Services we Buy

Advertising plays a vital role in selling products and services. Billions of pounds are spent every year convincing us to purchase or use them. But some big lies about products and services we buy have been unashamedly told for years. Here are some you might recognise...

read more
Fake News, the BBC and a Papua New Guinea Tribe

Fake News, the BBC and a Papua New Guinea Tribe

Considered to be a bastion of truth, the BBC appears to have filmed a documentary with some fake news in it! Is it any wonder that the general public seek more and more to verify what they hear and see? 100ft high treehouses In 2011, one episode of a series broadcast...

read more
Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and Brexit Scandal

Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and Brexit Scandal

It’s difficult to determine who, enmeshed in the Cambridge Analytica debacle, should take a lie detector test first! Maybe everyone involved! The story broke last week firstly alleging that the data of 50 million Facebook holders had been utilised by an employee of...

read more
Should there be a Celebrity Lie Detector Show?

Should there be a Celebrity Lie Detector Show?

The influence that celebrities have over their fan base is quite powerful. But do they always tell the truth? Should there be a Celebrity Lie Detector Show so that we can find out? Many celebrities, from singers and comedians to Hollywood actors and actresses, have...

read more
3 Big Reasons that Motivate people to Lie

3 Big Reasons that Motivate people to Lie

You might imagine that the only reasons people lie are because they have something to hide or have committed a crime. Nothing could be further from the truth. There are so many reasons that motivate people to lie that a fairly large book could be written...

read more
How Lies Damage Relationships

How Lies Damage Relationships

There is nothing positive about telling lies, even little white ones. Often a person’s moral compass will stop them being untruthful, but some people have turned lying into an art form. They can spin the most unbelievable stories with no difficulty...

read more
5 Fascinating Facts about the Lie Detector

5 Fascinating Facts about the Lie Detector

The lie detector or polygraph machine has come into the limelight over recent years because of TV reality shows. The Jerry Springer Show in the USA and the Jeremy Kyle Show in the UK have made the general public more aware of them. Many people believe that...

read more
Fake Lie Detector Test

Fake Lie Detector Test

Fake lie detector test Fake Lie Detector Test Reports, Why? We have recently encountered several clients whom have been provided with fake lie detector reports. Our internal team here conducted some web research and discovered that there are indeed companies and...

read more
Body language lie detection

Body language lie detection

It sounds hard to believe, but it is said that the majority of our communication is portrayed through non-verbal communication. Initially, this may seem like an exaggerated statement, maybe even absurd, but it is a discovery backed by multiple scientific findings. We...

read more
5 Times Celebrities needed Lie Detector Tests

5 Times Celebrities needed Lie Detector Tests

In a celebrity world dominated by the media, gossip and rumours, how do we know what to trust when a scandal breaks? Some of our favourite celebrities have been caught out in a fall from grace. Here are 5 that could have done with taking a lie detector test to settle...

read more
Military Uses of Lie Detectors

Military Uses of Lie Detectors

The military, CIA, FBI and other US Government organisations hold many secrets and are the foundation of thousands of conspiracy theories. From highly classified documents to secretive interrogations and missions, they must have some way to decipher who’s trustworthy...

read more
Lie detector test accuracy

Lie detector test accuracy

How Accurate is a Lie Detector Test? A lie detector test, or polygraph, is only as good as the examiner. Look at it this way – you could take driving lessons in a top of the range Mercedes, with all the bells and whistles, but if the instructor is rubbish then you’re...

read more
How to spot a liar

How to spot a liar

For some, this question tends to be a reason for serious research. It is said that our body language can easily display if the things we are saying are true or not. Before you subject anybody to a polygraph test you obviously want to be sure whether your suspicions...

read more
Lie Detector Test Procedure

Lie Detector Test Procedure

The idea of a lie detector, or polygraph as it is sometimes known, can be somewhat daunting – the closest most people have come to one is when watching a spy thriller, where the hero (or villain) is strapped up to a million wires and asked questions of national...

read more

Follow us on Twitter to engage with our network of examiners and leading world polygraph groups

Join our community of followers and get regular updates on Facebook