What is evidence?

What is evidence?

In terms of most topics evidence emerges from available facts or data that corroborate its existence and whether or not it is valid. Our society appears to have become obsessed with evidence – so what is evidence? Social media has opened up a wealth of...
Armagh Polygraph Examiner advises on Theft within the Family

Armagh Polygraph Examiner advises on Theft within the Family

Question:  Can your Armagh Polygraph Examiner find out if my daughter is stealing from me? I’m worried about my 17 year old Theresa. She’s been hanging around with some local lads recently who have a bad reputation. She seems to be angry all of the time and I’ve...
Lie Detector Tests on EU Borders to Deter Criminals and Terrorists

Lie Detector Tests on EU Borders to Deter Criminals and Terrorists

Lie detector tests on EU borders will soon be operational, initially in Latvia, Greece and Hungary. The goal of this initiative is to assist border control officers in identifying those with terrorism or criminal intent. IBORDERCTRL project The European Union has...
5 Reasons for taking a Lie Detector Test

5 Reasons for taking a Lie Detector Test

The polygraph became better known to the public as a result of reality TV shows such as Love Island and the Jeremy Kyle Show. However, it has been in use since 1921 and is used for a variety of purposes. The reasons for taking a lie detector test are diverse and...
Is it Curtains or Lie Detector Tests for Journalists and their Sources?

Is it Curtains or Lie Detector Tests for Journalists and their Sources?

It’s hard to imagine that the price of curtains could cause a media storm.  But that’s exactly what happened this week when the New York Times published an article with a ‘misleading’ headline. We have often said that lie detector tests for journalists and their...