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The Reid Technique For Child Abuse Investigations
Common Characteristics, Attitudes and Behavioral Patterns of Child Abuse Offenders
The Reid Technique for Human Trafficking Investigations
In this 75 minute online video training program, which includes a printable study guide, key elements of the Reid Technique are narrowly applied to human trafficking investigations.
The Reid Technique for Pre-Employment Interviewing Strategies
In this new 82-minute online video training program, which includes a 20-page Study Guide, we discuss a variety of strategies to enhance your skills conducting a pre-employment interview.
The Reid Technique for Telephone Investigative Interviews
In our new one-hour online video training program we detail how the core elements of the Reid Technique can be applied to telephone investigative interviews.
The Reid Technique for Patrol Officers
This on-line training program is designed to present tactics from the Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation for Patrol Officers to use on the street.
The Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation for Investigators
This seven part online training program was specifically designed for a wide variety of investigators, including law enforcement, government (both investigative and regulatory agencies) and the private sector.
The Reid Technique for Interviewing and Interrogation for School Administrators
This seven part program was specifically designed for school administrators. The material presented in this program will significantly enhance the interviewing skills of Principals, Assistant Principals, Deans or any other school administrator who investigates student and/or staff misconduct or wrongdoing.
Latest information from Reid and other industry news.
Reid response to recent article
Dear Emma Ockerman,
In your recently published article, "How Cops Lie to Kids in Interrogations - and Get Away With It" you make the following statement about the Reid Technique:
New Illinois law prohibits misrepresenting evidence during the interrogation of a juvenile in custody
The Illinois General Assembly recently passed SB 2122 which states the following:
"An oral, written or sign language confession of a minor, who at the time of the commission of the offense...
Reid Institute Membership
The Reid Institute encourages members to further develop their investigative skills by attending quality training programs from a variety of fields related to investigation.
Reid Preferred Group of Associations
Benefits offered to all associations who agree to notify their membership of our upcoming training dates and locations (in their geographic area) by email, webpage, newsletter and/or social media.
Under this GSA contract all U.S. federal government employees are eligible for reduced rates at our training programs.
Dedicated to Quality
The Reid training was the most…..complete training I have ever received. The techniques are definitely applicable to the types of investigations I conduct and have significantly increased my abilities to investigate cases and obtain truthful information. No question, it was worth every penny.
Whether you are a 2 year frontline officer, or seasoned veteran of 20+ years, the skills and techniques that you acquire through the John E. Reid Courses are priceless. I used them through my entire 37 year career!