investigative interviewing

Investigative interviewing

Investigative interviewing is a non-coercive method for questioning victims, witnesses and suspects of crimes.

Generally, investigative interviewing “involves eliciting a detailed and accurate account of an event or situation from a person to assist decision-making”.

This interviewing technique is ethical and research based, and it stimulates safe and effective gathering of evidence. The goal of an investigative interview is to obtain accurate, reliable and actionable information.